Die Hard

Brad Bird interview: Tomorrowland, Star Wars, surprises

Simon Brew Interview May 20, 2015

Tomorrowland, Chinatown, Die Hard and keeping films a secret are on the agenda as we chat to director Brad Bird...

Alan Rickman on why he nearly turned Die Hard down

Simon Brew News Apr 20, 2015

"I'm not doing an action movie", said Alan Rickman of Die Hard. But here's why he did...

Alan Rickman interview: A Little Chaos, villains, Doctor Who

Simon Brew Interview Apr 15, 2015

Alan Rickman chats to us about directing, Anthony Minghella, movie villains and A Little Chaos...

Alan Rickman's overlooked movie villain role

Simon Brew Feature Mar 16, 2015

Hans Gruber in Die Hard. The Sheriff in Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves. Yet Alan Rickman played a different movie villain between them...

11 of action cinema's great movie villain pairings

Ryan Lambie Odd List Feb 26, 2015

From early Bond to 21st century sci-fi, here's Ryan's pick of 11 unforgettable villain pairings from action cinema history...

Die Hard: ranking the movies in order of quality

Simon Brew Feature Jan 15, 2015

You know what the best Die Hard is. You know what the worst is. But where do the others sit in the Die Hard league table?

The strange history of the Die Hard movies

Ryan Lambie Feature Dec 11, 2014

The Die Hard series may be alive and well, but there's a unique story behind the writing of each one…

Top 20 Christmas films for badasses

Michael Reed Odd List Dec 22, 2014

We seek out the Christmas movies that, er, struggle to invoke the traditional feeling of the season. Yippee ki-yay!

Tickets on sale for our Die Hard Christmas screening

Die Hard: the finest action film on the planet?
Simon Brew News Nov 17, 2014

On Friday 19th December 2014, we're screening Die Hard in Birmingham! And tickets are on sale right now!

In memoriam: James Shigeta

Ryan Lambie News Jul 29, 2014

We pay tribute to the actor James Shigeta, famous for his roles in Flower Drum Song, Die Hard, and a legion other turns on stage and TV.

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