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Die Hard

  1. vulture lists
    The 40 Best Christmas Movies of All TimeEstablished classics, new favorites, and even some horror.
  2. die hard
    Die Hard’s Director Breaks Down Bruce Willis’s Iconic Roof JumpJohn McTiernan on John McClane’s climactic jump — and Hans Gruber’s final, fatal plunge.
  3. the reason for the season
    Bruce Willis Declares That Die Hard Is Not a Christmas MovieHe’s wrong, but still, hard to hear.
  4. movies
    How Die Hard Changed the Action GameThey said an overpaid TV comedy actor didn’t stand a chance against Stallone, Schwarzenegger, and Eastwood. They were wrong.
  5. great debates
    Die Hard Screenwriter Mercifully Ends the Christmas-Movie DebateIf you’re still arguing about this, Steven E. de Souza has the answer.
  6. Titanic, Die Hard, and The Goonies Added to the National Film RegistryAlong with Dumbo, Field of Dreams, and Spartacus.
  7. where are they now
    John McTiernan Made His First Film in 14 Years“The Red Dot” is a 90-second commercial for Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands.
  8. tribute
    As Hans Gruber in Die Hard, Alan Rickman Redefined Action MoviesHans Gruber redefined action-film villainy.
  9. live free or write hard
    Die Hard Fan Gets a Surprising Hollywood DealHe paid for a full-page ad and is now going to write a movie about the New Jersey Devil.
  10. reginald veljohnson
    Reginald VelJohnson Is Happy to Play Cops“I don’t know what it is about me and this cop thing, but I get a lot of cop offers.”
  11. sequels
    Die Hard Fan Who Pitched Sequel Is Very Chill“I’m not going to hear from them. My chances are slim to none.”
  12. the industry
    Die Hard 6 Will Be John McClane’s Origin StoryThe next film in the series will be set in 1979.
  13. ‘SNL’ Review: Badass Bruce WillisFor people who like to talk about comedy, there are few greater debates than the one over the claim that “funny is funny.” Can a performer or […]
  14. last night on late night
    Last Night on Fallon: Bruce Willis Rocked a WigPlus: Bruce Willis’s favorite Bruce Willis movie one-liner.
  15. scene stealers
    10 Die Hard Tidbits We Learned From Its Biggest Scene-StealersTopics discussed: Road House, Demi Moore, Alan Rickman’s accent, Twinkies, “The quarterback is toast!” and more.
  16. The 25 Best Action Movies Since Die HardTo celebrate the 25th anniversary of Die Hard, we’ve ranked the greatest thrill rides of the post-“yippee-ki-yay” era.
  17. last night on late night
    Last Night on Letterman: Bruce Willis Goes Under the DomeAs the angry neighbor right outside the dome.
  18. weird coincidences
    Watch Both Die Hard Scenes Involving TwinkiesToday is the 25th anniversary of Die Hard. It is also the day Twinkies return to stores. Coincidence much?
  19. vulture lists
    20 Ways White House Down Was Not Exactly Like Die HardSure, they were both tank-topped off-duty law-enforcement agents trapped in a building with terrorists, but their names were kind of different!
  20. movie review
    Movie Review: A Good Day to Die HardI didn’t think it was physically possible to doze off at a movie as loud as A Good Day to Die Hard.
  21. man and superman
    The Downward Spiral of Die Hard’s John McClane From Everyman to SupermanFor our macho movie hero, dying hasn’t just become hard — it’s become impossible.
  22. generators
    Try Vulture’s Die Hard Sequel Title GeneratorFrom The Die Hardy Boys to Can’t Die-Hardly Wait and dozens in between.
  23. Left Handed Radio: Come see the Sequel Machine’s ‘Die Hard 6’ on February […]Left Handed Radio presents The Sequel Machine, a monthly live show where 22 writers of all stripes (The Onion, Fast Company, McSweeney’s, UCB’s […]
  24. mural arts
    The World Is Getting a Giant John McClane MuralAt Fox Studios.
  25. trailer mix
    A Good Day to Die Hard: Some Father-Son Bonding. Also, Explosions.John McClane is in Russia, and he’s still not dead — hard.
  26. die hard
    Watch a Supercut of All the Gunshots in Die Hard MoviesNow imagine all those fictional deaths!
  27. lookalikes
    Now Ben Affleck Looks Like the Sleaze From Die HardHarry? The one who’s all, “Hans? Bubby?” Yeah, you remember.
  28. die hard
    TV Corpses Are Actors, TooBut they don’t get no respect.
  29. notable quotables
    The Wit and Wisdom of John McTiernan“I am perfectly happy to not work on bad movies.”
  30. money
    Who’s Up for Die Hard 5?For no good reason that we can see, Fox has hired Skip Woods to script a fifth ‘Die Hard.’
  31. news reel
    Bruce Willis Rages Against the Haters