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Zachary T.'s rating of the film Die Hard

Caught this on TV this Christmas for the first time in years -- all the other action films I've seen in that time have helped me appreciate what a game changer this was. A raw, funny and surprisingly violent film that makes the most of its grounded set-up and provides ample amounts of real-deal action without going implausibly OTT as the sequels did. The blueprint for recent greats like "Dredd" and "The Raid."