After 34 years, it became clear why Clint Eastwood didn’t want to star in Die Hard.
For many, the best action movie ever is Die Hard – Give Your Life Honey! Which made Bruce Willis a real star. The creation was a smash hit, garnered plenty of sequels and became a true classic over the decades – it’s strange to think that John McClane’s role was originally intended to be different.
Die Hard fans just received sad news – or is it just joy?
Jeb Stewart is one of the screenwriters for Die Hard betrayalThat the studio first offered the title role of Die Hard to none other than the legendary Clint Eastwood, who ultimately didn’t take on the movie, because the work’s humor didn’t lie to him, and he didn’t feel the words—which is most interesting because it was on Jeb Stewart’s mind when he thought In John MacLean also wrote.
After that, Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Harrison Ford and Mel Gibson also made their way into the Die Hard script, but in the end Bruce Willis, who had no experience as an action hero before, got the role of John McClane, and the rest was history.
Here’s a look at our old preview of Die Hard so everyone can see the perfect pick Bruce Willis had:
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