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Takes place around Christmas, like the first two films. McClane asks the terrorists disguised as Federal Reserve employees what they think of the heat "this late in the year". Christmas is referenced four times. 1. John McClane "they said he was a jolly old fat guy, with a little red nose and a snowy white beard. I'm surprised you haven't seen him". 2. Simon Gruber, second time on the phone with Walter "no, I mean Santa Claus." 3. Charlie singing "and a partridge in a pear tree" while trying to disarm the school bomb. 4. One of the boys caught stealing from the convenience store: "It's Christmas! You could steal City Hall!" See more »
The amount of time that passes when the ship goes under the bridge that John and Zeus are standing on. The ship would have been long gone by the time they had gotten the cable out from the jeep's winch and actually had it catch onto the top part of the ship. See more »
Regardless of what you might think of Bruce Willis, he really does excel in this series of films and John McClane, the all action policeman is the perfect role for him.
This time his sidekick is the guru of the action film, Samuel L. Jackson, the owner of an electrical store, as he goes up against the ever excellent Jeremy irons, who can play a bad guy like few others.
Irons is executing the greatest heist ever, and the shots throughout the film are spectacular. The lack of any half decent script is completely masked by explosions, but what else would you expect?
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