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It's been 25 years since Willis's wise-cracking cop stormed the Nakatomi Plaza to rescue his wife from German terrorist Hans Gruber (Alan Rickman) in the original Die Hard.
GUN-TOTERS: Bruce Willis, Jai Courtney and Sebastian Koch in A Good Day To Die Hard
Though at his age, it's not so much Die Hard With A Vengeance as Pass Away Quietly With A Heart Condition.
Last week Bruce Willis was immortalised at Fox studios with a giant mural in honour of the 25th anniversary of the Die Hard movie franchise.
In A Good Day to Die Hard, Bruce Willis returns in his most iconic action role as John McClane - the "real" hero with the skills and attitude to always be the last man standing.
A blockbuster hit in cinemas worldwide, Die Hard 4.
So there was never any question that 12 years after the last film, the man himself would resurrect his Die Hard alter-ego John McClane.
Bruce Willis says he is glad to be back doing action films - but at 52, he admitted in Japan that surviving Die Hard 4 was no easy task.
Now with a fourth "Die Hard" movie, "Live Free or Die Hard," coming to theaters June 27, Willis is busy disowning the previous two sequels.
According to Variety, one was the writer of Die Hard.
Hit the Streets of Moscow as CIA Opp Jack McClane in An Original Game Based On()Twentieth Century Fox's Upcoming Feature A GOOD DAY TO DIE HARD
Altitude Film Entertainment have compared the forthcoming film to action movies such as Die Hard.
The geographical route is the same one taken by action rival Arnold Schwarzenegger in Walter Hill's film Red Heat - which was released four weeks before Die Hard back in 1988.
Some film fans might greet the fifth outing of Die Hard with disdain, claiming it will be a tired rehashing of the same old blast-em-up movie blueprint.