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Die Hard: Bruce Willis Returns Atop “Nakatomi Plaza” on Social Media
Bruce Willis' cinematic career has come full circle, so to speak The 67-year-old, who announced his retirement from acting, returned to the Fox Plaza building in Century City, California, which doubled for Nakatomi Tower in the 1988 classic Die Hard The John McTiernan film took Willis' career to the next level from his TV series Moonlighting[...]
Die Hard Star Reginald VelJohnson on How He Lucked Out as Al Powell
The other major role ended up ironically, also playing the lone straight-and-narrow Sgt Al Powell, the local beat cop who helps Det John McClane (Bruce Willis)  in 1988's Die Hard Speaking to Entertainment Tonight, the actor opened up about how he wasn't in 20th Century Fox (now 20th Studios) plans in the role. Reginald VelJohnson in[...]
The Fifth Element Returns To Theaters For 25th Anniversary
Tickets for the showings are available here. Credit Columbia Pictures The Fifth Element Is Fantastic On The Big Screen "From its opening scenes in 1914 Egypt to its towering views of 23rd Century New York City, and its mind-expanding journey to the faraway world of Fhloston Paradise, "The Fifth Element" follows cab driver Korben Dallas (Bruce Willis) as[...]
White Elephant: Vadhir Derbez on Co-Stars, Crossing to American Films
His latest is the RLJE Films' action crime drama White Elephant which features screen veterans in Bruce Willis, John Malkovich, and Marvel holdovers in Michael Rooker (Guardians of the Galaxy films) and Olga Kurylenko (Black Widow) I spoke to Derbez, who plays the enforcer Carlos, about working with director Jesse V Johnson, differences in working[...]
Vendetta Editor Trevor Mirosh on Working with Bruce Willis & More
I spoke with Mirosh about his latest film, Vendetta, working with Bruce Willis, balancing his action films, and how movies he grew up watching shaped his style. Bruce Willis and Theo Rossi in Vendetta (2022) Image courtesy of Vertical Entertainment Vendetta follows William Duncan (Clive Standen), a man on a quest for revenge to find the people[...]
Fortress: Sniper’s Eye Dir Josh Sternfeld on His First Action Film
It helps to work with the creative team of Alan Horsnail, who wrote the screenplay, with the story developed from Randall Emmett and Emile Hirsch along with action veterans in stars Bruce Willis, Chad Michael Murray, and Jesse Metcalfe I spoke with Sternfeld about how the stars aligned for him to work on the sequel[...]
Kevin Smith Gets Emotional Discussing Bruce Willis at WonderCon 2022
However, a hush fell over the crowd as the final attendee in the question line asked him to speak on Bruce Willis given the recent public announcement that the beloved action star is suffering from aphasia. In the past, Smith had not been shy about his experiences with Willis on the set of Cop Out[...]
Bruce Willis Retires From Acting Following Aphasia Diagnosis
Bruce Willis is a legend who made the jump from an everyman on the small screen to one of the biggest action stars for the big screen He has been consistently working ever since, starring in both theatrically released and plenty of direct to VOD films as well in recent years However, Willis is stepping[...]
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Gasoline Alley is a new action film, the first of the year to star Bruce Willis, along with Devon Sawa, Luke Wilson, Kat Foster, Sufe Bradshaw, Johnny Dowers, Kenny Wormald, Rick Salomon, Steve Eastin, Tracey "The Doc" Curry The film is written by Tom Sierchio and Edward John Drake and directed by Drake as well[...]
Apex Star Neal McDonough on Bruce Willis & Playing Empathetic Villain
When it came to working with one of the industry's most venerable actors again in Bruce Willis in Apex, he couldn't pass up that opportunity I spoke with McDonough about his role as Dr Samuel Rainsford in the film, working with director Edward Drake, and his approach to his roles Apex follows ex-cop Thomas Malone[...]
Deadlock trailer Is Out...Is Bruce Willis The New Nicolas Cage?
Deadlock is a new thriller film from Saban Films coming to theaters and digital on December 3rd, and it stars Bruce Willis as part of a team of mercenaries carrying out a mission when they think the government has betrayed them, holding an energy plant hostage Patrick Muldoon plays the retired army ranger trying to[...]
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
In perhaps was one of the biggest lost opportunities to fulfill the dream of Brooklyn Nine-Nine lead character Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg), co-creator Dan Goor revealed to Late Night with Seth Meyers about a potential cameo from Die Hard star Bruce Willis that failed to materialize Goor joined the cast of the series for a[...]
Out of Death Star Jamie King on Her Hero’s Journey & Bruce Willis
I spoke to the star about Vertical Entertainment film about wanting to work with co-star Bruce Willis, the director Mike Burns, the hero's journey of Shannon, and the reception to her Netflix series. Image courtesy of Vertical Entertainment The film follows a retired cop's solace in the remote wilderness is hijacked when he encounters a lone hiker[...]
Midnight in the Switchgrass: Randall Emmett on His Directorial Debut
At the same time, I was petrified and filled with a different type of whether or not I could even pull this off as a director just because I've been sitting in a different chair for four decades." Image courtesy of Lionsgate The director felt grateful for recruiting acting veterans like Hirsch, Fox, and Bruce Willis to[...]