What Die Hard Teaches Us About How To Make A Sequel

There are a lot of different methods of putting together a sequel (or three), with results ranging from the better-than-the-original to the eye-meltingly terrible. But does Die Hard, and its seemingly unending series of sequels, have a lesson to teach us about how to plan a sequel? » 10/02/14 4:20pm 10/02/14 4:20pm

Die Hard 25th Anniversary, Planet of the Apes Collection, Humble

Save hard on this Die Hard 25th Anniversary set that includes all 4 films and lots of extra for just 20 bucks. [Die Hard 25th Anniversary, $20] » 5/20/14 11:45am 5/20/14 11:45am

Forget Die Hard. Brazil Is Actually the Best Christmas Movie

Terry Gilliam's 1985 cult classic Brazil is a wonderfully dark examination of bureaucracy in a brutally oppressive future. But its backdrop — the lead-up to Christmas — makes it one of the best Christmas movies of all time. Unlike Die Hard. Which is a bullshit choice for a favorite Christmas movie. » 12/20/13 2:10pm 12/20/13 2:10pm

Genre Actors Who've Owned More Than One Iconic Role

When an actor takes on a huge, break-out role, he or she runs a huge risk of getting typecast. This is what leads to things like Leonard Nimoy writing I Am Not Spock. But occasionally, an actor won't just play one iconic, famous character – they'll play two, or three. Here's a list of the genre actors who were either… » 9/13/13 12:35pm 9/13/13 12:35pm

Sneak Peek of the Community Christmas special is covered in kittens!

The cast of Community has released a small Christmas miracle to the internet: a clip from their new season. And while it makes our blood boil that we can't watch the Community Christmas special ON CHRISTMAS, we're happy to have any bit of new Community, period. So take a look at the new Dan Harmon-free season of … » 12/24/12 12:30pm 12/24/12 12:30pm

No Ordinary Family does its best Die Hard impression

Tonight's No Ordinary Family offered a Die Hard style hostage crisis, with Jim doing his best Bruce Willis impersonation to save his fellow cops, including Warehouse 13 star Joanne Kelly. And then there's some superpowered "truth or dare." » 1/19/11 6:55am 1/19/11 6:55am

Inna Final Analysis: Why Watchmen Doesn't Quite Work (and Why It Does)

"Half the reviews say it's too true to the book, and the other half say it doesn't do it justice," my darlingdearest said as we left for Watchmen. And both takes could be accurate. » 3/15/09 2:00pm 3/15/09 2:00pm