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December 23, 2021

Likes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PZtOC-sANi4.

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Die Hard - How Alan Rickman Created the Perfect Antagonist

A video essay reviewing and analyzing Alan Rickman's performance as Hans Gruber in Die Hard. This was Alan Rickman's breakthrough performance at the age of 4...

Die Hard - How Alan Rickman Created the Perfect Antagonist

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jean

@lostfocus I watched that video too. It’s fascinating. i didn’t even see Die Hard until last Christmas and now I want to watch it every Christmas. Mainly for Alan Rickman, RIP. 😔

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JMaxB

@jean I remember reading an interview where Alan Rickman said that, in approaching the role, he decided to act as if he was the star of the movie. Certainly he made it a two-stars movie rather than a star-plus-bad-guy movie.

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jean

@JMaxB That makes a lot of sense. He certainly was a standout in Harry Potter. He won my heart in Truly Madly Deeply. And of course I still laugh when I think about him in GalaxyQuest.

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