The first time I watched Harry Potter was after I was already an adult. I grew up in a household that was very conservative, so magic and wizards weren’t exactly encouraged. 437 more words
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The first thing I thought was: Where have you gone, Hans?
Watching Die Hard made me miss Alan Rickman.The late British actor was a nobody to movie audiences before he donned the precious suit of Hans Gruber and took over the Nakatomi Plaza on Christmas in 1988.Way before he played a role in Harry Potter’s adventures or broke Emma Thompson’s heart in Love Actually, Rickman was a badass thief masquerading as a terrorist in LA one cold evening nearly three decades ago. 753 more words
Director John McTiernan’s 1988 action blockbuster may have us rooting for the shoeless, wise-cracking John McClane (Bruce Willis), but the effortlessly conniving Hans Gruber (the late… 1,076 more words