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  1. Bruce Willis Responds to 'Die Hard' Fan's Full-Page THR Ad for New Movie Pitch

    6:30 am 11/16/2015

    For the action franchise's upcoming installment, an indie film producer imagines John McClane imprisoned after being wrongfully convicted of murder and entangled in a terrorist organization.Read more

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  2. 'Family Matters' Actor Reginald VelJohnson Says Everyone Still Thinks He's a Cop

    11:24 am 11/13/2015

    The actor, who also saw screentime in the 'Die Hard' series, was nearly cast in the role of Winston Zeddemore in 'Ghostbusters,' but lost out to Ernie Hudson.Read more

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  3. 'Die Hard' Fan Who Took out Full-Page THR Ad for New Movie Pitch: "My Chances Are Slim to None"

    3:51 pm 11/11/2015

    "Would I love the opportunity to get in a room with those guys and really talk in detail about my idea? Absolutely."Read more

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  4. James Shigeta, Top Asian-American Actor of Early '60s and 'Die Hard' Co-Star, Dies at 85

    6:31 pm 7/28/2014

    UPDATED: He starred in such films as "The Crimson Kimono," “Flower Drum Song,” “Cry for Happy," "Bridge to the Sun" and, later, as a terrorized executive in the Bruce Willis movie.Read more

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  5. John McTiernan's Prison Nightmare: 'Die Hard' Director Fights Foreclosure as He Plots Comeback

    8:00 am 5/28/2014

    He's the only Hollywood figure incarcerated for a crime related to PI Anthony Pellicano. Now freed, the bankrupt helmer fights foreclosure on his ranch as court documents reveal his plan to make a comeback.Read more

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  6. Novel That Inspired 'Die Hard' Returns to Print After 20 Years

    7:00 am 2/23/2013

    Roderick Thorp’s “Nothing Lasts Forever” was adapted into the iconic franchise's first film.Read more

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  7. Box Office Report: 'Die Hard' Wins Holiday With $37.5 Million but Still Falls Short

    8:35 am 2/18/2013

    The Nicholas Sparks romantic drama "Safe Haven" overperforms to clear $34 million, while "Escape From Planet Earth" also pleases with $21 million; YA film property "Beautiful Creatures" takes in a dismal $11.5 million. Read more

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  8. Foreign Box Office: 'Die Hard' Rockets to No. 1 With Biggest Bow of 2013

    11:50 am 2/17/2013

    "Django Unchained" and "Rise of the Guardians" break $200 million; "Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters" crosses $100 million.Read more

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  9. Box Office Report: 'Die Hard' Rebounds With $38-Mil Plus, Edges Out 'Identity Thief,' 'Safe Haven'

    8:16 am 2/17/2013

    The Bruce Willis action pic now is expected to top the Valentine's Day-Presidents Day stretch; "Safe Haven" is on course for five-day opening of $35 million but was beaten by holdover "Identity Thief" for the weekend itself.Read more

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  10. Bruce Willis 'Honored' as Giant 'Die Hard' Mural Unveiled on Fox Lot

    10:32 pm 1/31/2013

    The actor ignited fireworks to introduce the artwork before a party celebrating the upcoming fifth installment in the franchise.Read more

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