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Someone Hid A Summary Of The 'Die Hard' Films In Jeb Bush's Website

In a world where too many people are vying for the 2016 GOP ticket, one man stands above all others. He’s only a rugged New York City cop who hates the West Coast, loves the bottle, and doesn’t give a damn about his ki… wait. 222 more words

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Gotham Issues - Episode 11 - One Flew Over the Frogman

(originally posted on 1/6/2015)

I’ve been on the phone on hold all day and haven’t been able to really get into this until now. But I can’t wait any more. 1,364 more words


The art of sub-plot

You want your story to feel three dimensional. In all plots, as the multiple facets of your tale play out together in unison, you have a beginning, middle and an end. 914 more words


Die Hard

Little Bit of History: Directed by John McTiernan and starring Bruce Willis launching his movie career and cementing him as a genuine Hollywood star. Distributed by 20th Century Fox and originally released on July 15 (my birthday), 1988. 499 more words

Little Bits Of Movies

Thanks to Die Hard with a Vengeance, I Can Stomach Violence

There was a time I couldn’t do violence. At all. The briefest glimpse of blood, a glinting steel blade, any threat of bodily harm–they all sent me diving under covers. 1,177 more words

CoS Exclusive Features

Hans Gruber's Plan: The Best Villainous Plan in Movies

It’s Debate Day! This week: the best villainous movie plan! Which bad guy came up with the most devious, conniving, and intricate master plan in a movie? 1,040 more words

Debate Day

The Bad Part of Good Guys

Heroes. We all write about them. They’re kind of necessary: They propel the story, readers identify with them, they are the way we write stories that provide some kind of cathartic resolution to implacable problems. 391 more words