• Die Hard
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    Added: May 9, 2008

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October 28, 2013

Why Die Hard Is a Halloween Movie Opens in new window

The first time you see a film makes all the difference. More...

February 13, 2011

Noam Murro Directing Die Hard 5 Opens in new window

Fox has hired Noam Murro ("Smart People") to direct the fifth "Die Hard," from a script written by Skip Woods ("X-Men Origins: Wolverine"). More...

July 23, 2010

Bruce Willis Is Ready for More Die Hard Opens in new window

To hear Bruce Willis tell it, we probably won't be seeing a sequel to "Unbreakable" -- but he says a fifth "Die Hard" is "imminent." More...

July 7, 2010

Bruce Willis in a Bottle Opens in new window

Want to smell like a real man? You'll want to get your hands on a bottle of the new Bruce Willis fragrance, which is being promoted as "the manliest scent in the world." More...

May 5, 2010

Die Hard 5 Is in the Works Opens in new window

Ready for another installment in the "Die Hard" franchise? Fox certainly is -- and they're in negotiations with screenwriter Skip Woods ("Hitman") to pen a script. More...

February 22, 2010

Bruce Willis Says Die Hard 5 Is Coming, Unbreakable 2 Possible Opens in new window

Bruce Willis says he expects a fifth "Die Hard" to happen next year -- and oh by the way, M. Night Shyamalan hasn't given up on an "Unbreakable" sequel, either. More...

March 6, 2008

Kim Newman on... Morituri Opens in new window

RT Obscura, the exclusive column by renowned critic Kim Newman, sees the writer plumbing the depths of the RT archive in search of some forgotten gems. In his 13th column, Kim uncovers a forgotten Brando/Brynner war film. More...

January 14, 2008

John Singleton Promises Classic '80s "Man's Movie" Action for The A-Team Opens in new window

Maybe Ice Cube had better hold off a bit on getting that mohawk for The A-Team. Woody Harrelson, though? He's got a part ready for the taking. More...

December 21, 2007

RT Presents 12 Days of Christmas Movies Opens in new window

Hoping everyone is having a white Christmas, we bring warmth and good-movie-viewing to you with this list of 12 top-rated Christmas movies. See who tops out at #1, it will probably surprise you. More...

December 14, 2007

John McTiernan, Gerard Butler to Direct, Star in New Conan Movie? Opens in new window

He's already proven he can rock a loincloth as convincingly as anyone since Marc Singer in Beastmaster -- so will Gerard Butler put that talent to use in the new Conan movie? More...

September 24, 2007

Die Hard Director McTiernan Sentenced to Jail Opens in new window

The San Francisco Chronicle reports that John McTiernan -- director of Die Hard, Predator, and most recently, Basic -- has been sentenced to jail. He'll serve a four month sentence and pay a $100,000 fine for his connection to the case of the embroiled private eye, Anthony Pellicano. More...

July 5, 2007

Box Office Guru Preview: "Transformers" Already Dominating Holiday Week Opens in new window

Megatron and his sinister robot chums invade the North American box office aiming to extract riches from the multiplexes over the extended Fourth of July holiday week with the tentpole action vehicle "Transformers." More...

June 28, 2007

Box Office Guru Preview: Rats and Bruce Hit Theaters This Weekend Opens in new window

Disney and Pixar aim for their eighth straight number one hit together with the latest computer animated film from the industry experts, "Ratatouille." More...

June 27, 2007

Critical Consensus: Yippee-Ki-Yay! "Live Free Or Die Hard" Is Certified Fresh Opens in new window

Although the 1988 original is one of the touchstones of modern action cinema, and although Bruce Willis is still as big a star as he's ever been, there were concerns among "Die Hard" diehards that the latest installment, "Live Free Or Die Hard," would be a letdown. There was the PG-13 rating, and the fact that it's been 12 years since Willis' iconic Det. John McClane was on the case. Fear not, critics say. More...

June 22, 2007

Interview: Bruce Willis Talks More "Die Hard" Sequels, Michael Bay, Real Stunts Opens in new window

Who wants to see a fifty-two-year old action hero? If that hero is Bruce Willis, the epitome of cool who redefined the action genre decades ago, then sign us up! We talked to Bruno about making "Live Free Or Die Hard," beefing with Michael Bay, and why this one may be the best "Die Hard" yet. More...

June 8, 2007

The Weekly Ketchup: Prospective "Wolverine" Director, "Shreks" Four And Five Set, New Site And Poster For "Halloween," And More! Opens in new window

In this week's Ketchup, the director's job for "Wolverine" is a two-person race, Dreamworks has plans to reap more cash in the coming years with the next two "Shrek" films, and Rob Zombie's "Halloween" has a poster and website up and running. More...

June 4, 2007

Willis is Ready to "Die Hard" (Yet) Again! Opens in new window

The paint's not even dry on the fourth "Die Hard" movie and already Bruce Willis is answering a few questions about a fifth entry. Heck, if Harrison Ford can do it... More...

May 10, 2007

Forum Poster Bruce Willis Ain't Cool With Michael Bay Opens in new window

Bruce Willis has been chatting up some lucky web readers over his upcoming reemergence in "Live Free or Die Hard," talking movies and alienating "Armageddon" director Michael Bay along the way. Today: Bay's response! More...

February 16, 2007

Check Out the International Trailer for "Die Hard 4.0" Opens in new window

Yes, you heard me right: "Die Hard 4.0," because I doubt the title "Live Free or Die Hard" would mean a whole lot in France or Indonesia. Anyway, the international trailer is a bit shorter ... but a whole lot more action-intensive. More...

January 12, 2007

Kevin Smith on Hacker Duty for "Die Hard 4"? Opens in new window

Last week we learned that Kevin Smith would be playing a small (but inevitably colorful) role in this summer's action-fest "Live Free or Die Hard," and now comes AICN with a little bit of an update -- but before you click on in, ask yourself what kind of character Kevin Smith would be playing in a "Die Hard" movie. More...

January 9, 2007

The Wicked Alan Rickman Joins Tim Burton & "Sweeney Todd" Opens in new window

...and the cast for Tim Burton's "Sweeney Todd" adaptation just keeps getting cooler and cooler. The always-cool character actor known as Alan Rickman has just signed on to play opposite Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, and Sacha Baron Cohen. More...

January 3, 2007

Kevin Smith Fulfills His Bruce Willis Dream, Appears in "Die Hard 4" Opens in new window

If you're MySpace friends with "Clerks" man Kevin Smith, you already know that the uber fanboy is a ginormous Bruce Willis fan (OMG he's online now!)...and now, the writer-director-turned-actor has announced he's fulfilled a lifelong dream by joining Bruno in the upcoming "Live Free or Die Hard." More...

December 20, 2006

RT's Top Holiday Thrillers -- Christmas Countdown, Day Three Opens in new window

Welcome to Day Three of RT's Five Days of Christmas Countdown, in which we serve up a different list each day of the best holiday flicks around. Today, we've got the best-reviewed holiday thrillers -- a list that includes a proto-slasher, a cop/buddy flick, and a wrestling match between love and hate. More...

December 15, 2006

Trailer Bulletin: "Live Free Or Die Hard," AKA Car Chases, Explosions, and Helicopters! Opens in new window

John McClane is back in action and that means two things: more explosions and more evading certain death. Check out our flipbook images from the newly released teaser trailer for "Live Free or Die Hard!" More...

November 4, 2006

Winstead Makes "Die Hard 4" a Family Affair Opens in new window

Mary Elizabeth Winstead, soon to be seen in the ensemble drama "Bobby," told Rotten Tomatoes that she plays John McClane's daughter in the upcoming "Live Free or Die Hard." More...

October 20, 2006

The Weekly Ketchup: James Cameron's New Leading Man, Jackman Likes "Wolverine," "Hellboy" Has New Enemies, And More! Opens in new window

In this week's Ketchup, James Cameron finds his man for "Avatar," Hugh Jackman digs the "Wolverine" script, and Guillermo del Toro ponders some old friends as possible foes for "Hellboy." More...

October 4, 2006

Jeffrey Wright to Be Next "Die Hard" Villain? Opens in new window

The "Die Hard" series is well-known for giving Bruce Willis nasty villains played by good actors: Alan Rickman, Bill Sadler, Jeremy Irons... And now comes word that Jeffrey Wright might be pulling villain duty for John McClane's fourth manic misadventure. More...

October 3, 2006

Set Pics: "Die Hard 4" & "The Golden Compass" Opens in new window

Snapshots were recently taken on the sets of "Live Free or Die Hard" and the hotly-anticipated rendition of Philip Pullman's "The Golden Compass." So if you have any interest in either of these flicks, you just might want to take a look... More...

September 22, 2006

"Die Hard 4" Signs Justin Long and Maggie Q Opens in new window

With "Live Free or Die Hard" production already underway (in ... Baltimore), we're now getting a few confirmations on new cast members. As reported earlier, Justin Long is in the cast as McClane's sidekick, and Maggie Q will play a mega-hot computer hacker. More...

September 21, 2006

Bruce Willis Starts Shooting "Die Hard 4" -- in Baltimore Opens in new window

Yes, that's right: The newest "Die Hard" entry, tentatively (we hope) entitled "Live Free or Die Hard," has begun production in Baltimore -- a city that has a really awesome aquarium, should you ever spend a weekend there. More...

August 3, 2006

"Die Hard 4" Has A Release Date -- And A New Title?? Opens in new window

It's been ten years in the making, and finally it seems John McClane is ready for his comeback. Get ready to see the fourth film in the "Die Hard" series when it hits theaters on the Fourth of July weekend, 2007! More...

June 9, 2006

Wiseman Talks "Underworld" and "Die Hard" Sequels Opens in new window

As if he wasn't already blessed enough by having Kate Beckinsale as his Mrs., writer/director Len Wiseman looks to have his plate full with sequels. Read on for a little info regarding the man's plans for "Underworld 3" and "Die Hard 4." More...

May 31, 2006

"Underworld" Man to Direct "Die Hard 4"? Opens in new window

Len Wiseman, the director of both "Underworld" movies as well as the lucky SOB married to Kate Beckinsale, is in negotiations with Fox to direct Bruce Willis in "Die Hard 4." No word yet on how many Lycans John McClane will get to kill in the flick. More...

May 30, 2006

TV Staple Paul Gleason Succumbs to Lung Cancer Opens in new window

Paul Gleason, who frequently played figures of authority in his four decades-long television and film career, died Saturday from a form of lung cancer linked to asbestos exposure. The actor, fondly remembered as Principal Richard Vernon in 1985's "The Breakfast Club," was 67 years old. More...

May 23, 2006

Willis Says "Die Hard 4" is Ready to Roll Opens in new window

We've been hearing talk of another "Die Hard" for well over a decade now, but it seems like series star Bruce Willis is just about ready to get the flick rolling. He wants the sequel ready for next summer ... so I guess someone should hire a director for the thing! More...

April 6, 2006

Willis Ponders "Die Hard 4" and "Another 16 Blocks" Opens in new window

ComingSoon.net has a piece of Bruce Willis quotage from an episode of Extra, and the always optimistic (yet aging) action star is still trying to breathe some life into Die Hard 4 -- plus he has some nifty new ideas on how to do a 16 Blocks 2. More...

March 2, 2006

Critical Consensus: A Swinging "Party," A Sweet and Sour "16" Opens in new window

This week's wide releases will take us on a journey. We'll walk a couple blocks ("16 Blocks," "Dave Chappelle's Block Party"), take a dip in the ocean ("Aquamarine") and feel the rays of the sun ("Ultraviolet"). And the critics will be our guide. More...

November 15, 2005

Bruce Willis Targets Terrorists with $1 Million Opens in new window

Action star Bruce Willis has fought countless terrorists on-screen -- now, the bald, bachelor A-lister is offering $1 million in real-life bounty to any civilian who turns in al-Qaeda leaders Osama bin Laden, Ayman al-Zawahiri, or Abu Musab al-Zarqawi. More...

August 11, 2005

New Line Signs Up to Get "Scared Straight" Opens in new window

The Hollywood Reporter informs us that first-time screenwriter Joe Gazzam has sold a spec script thriller entitled "Scared Straight" to the fine folks at New Line Cinema. More...

June 13, 2005

Weinsteins Snatch Up Bruce Willis' "Lucky Number" Opens in new window

Despite the fact that Bob & Harvey Weinstein still don't even have a name for their new movie company, that certainly hasn't prevented the boys from doing some business. Their most recent acquisition is "Lucky Number Slevin," a crime thriller that stars Bruce Willis ("Die Hard"), Josh Hartnett ("Pearl Harbor"), Lucy Liu ("Charlie's Angels"), Morgan Freeman ("Batman Begins"), and Ben Kingsley ("Suspect Zero"). More...

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