History Characters / DieHard

25th Mar '17 5:17:16 PM nombretomado
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->'''Played By:''' BruceWillis

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->'''Played By:''' BruceWillis
Creator/BruceWillis
19th Mar '17 4:03:00 PM k410ren
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* RasputinDeath: He's shot in the gut, crashes through a window, plummets 30 storeys, and lands on his head.

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* RasputinDeath: RasputinianDeath: He's shot in the gut, crashes through a window, plummets 30 storeys, and lands on his head.



* {{Jerkass}}: Described as "not a people person."

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* {{Jerkass}}: Described as "not a people person."" He's an asshole to his own {{Mooks}} except for [[DarkMistress Mai]].
* LackOfEmpathy: Shuts down the entire country just to be rich and gives zero fucks. Just ask the people who probably died when he blew the gas mains.


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* TheBrute: The most physically capable of the villains, and barely speaks.
14th Mar '17 7:52:26 PM Michael_McManus
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* RasputinDeath: He's shot in the gut, crashes through a window, plummets 30 storeys, and lands on his head.
23rd Feb '17 12:55:00 AM FuzzboyProductions
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* SoleSurvivor: [[spoiler:While we never learned what happened to him, Kristoff is the only other survivor of the entire terrorist group outside of Theo]].
19th Feb '17 9:38:30 AM contrafanxxx
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* SleevesAreForWimps: His IconicOutfit is a singlet and slacks. Shoes are optional.



* SleevesAreForWimps: His IconicOutfit is a singlet and slacks. Shoes are optional.


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* SupportingProtagonist: Becomes this in ''Film/AGoodDayToDieHard'', as the movie seems to focus more on Jack and his mission to bring down Chagarin [[spoiler: and later Komarov.]]
8th Feb '17 10:58:19 AM x_countryguy
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%%* WorkingWithTheEx



%%* DeadpanSnarker

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%%* DeadpanSnarker* DeadpanSnarker: He gives his superior a hard time during the Nakatomi crisis due to Robinson's general incompetence. The best line was an ad lib when Robinson is trying to look professional for the FBI agents that arrived on the scene.
--> Powell: "Need a breath mint?"
--> Robinson: *DeathGlare*



%%* HeroKiller



%%* LightningBruiser

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%%* LightningBruiser* LightningBruiser: He manages to outfight [=McClane=] at the end of the movie with some quick and hard hitting martial arts.



%%* BeardOfEvil

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%%* BeardOfEvil* BeardOfEvil: He's got one.



%%* AngryBlackMan
%%* KnightInSourArmor
%%* TheLancer

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%%* AngryBlackMan
%%* KnightInSourArmor
%%* TheLancer
* AngryBlackMan: It might go without saying since he's being played by Samuel L Jackson.
* KnightInSourArmor: Zeus carries a grudge against white people and has a chip on his shoulder but still plays the hero.
* TheLancer: Works back-to-back with John but [=McClane=] is still the hero of the story.



%%* TheChessmaster

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%%* TheChessmaster* TheChessmaster: Plays several sides and moves a lot of pieces to try to achieve his goals.



* EvenEvilHasStandards: In spite of the money at stake, he will not murder children in cold blood for it. After all, "I'm a soldier, not a monster...though I sometimes work for monsters."

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* EvenEvilHasStandards: In spite of the money at stake, he will not murder children in cold blood for it. After all, "I'm a soldier, not a monster... though I sometimes work for monsters."



%%* DarkActionGirl

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%%* DarkActionGirl* DarkActionGirl: Evil, female and deadly.



%%* TheDragon
%%* FemmeFatale
%% KnifeNut: Slices up a security guard with a fillet knife.

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%%* TheDragon
%%* FemmeFatale
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* TheDragon: Works at the main muscle for Simon.
* FemmeFatale: Sexy and absolutely dangerous.
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KnifeNut: Slices up a security guard with a fillet knife.



%%* JerkWithAHeartOfGold
%%* TheLancer

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%%* JerkWithAHeartOfGold
%%* TheLancer
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: He has some anti social behaviors and is not happy to be dragged along in the adventure but he ends up having the best of intentions.
* TheLancer: Acts as John's partner and has a contrasting skill set to his.



%%* PlayfulHacker
%%*1111 TheSmartGuy

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%%* PlayfulHacker
%%*1111 TheSmartGuy
* PlayfulHacker: Large computer terminals, chugs down energy drinks... and went to Space Camp!
* TheSmartGuy: [=McClane=] is out of his depth with all of the hacker stuff but Matt picks up the slack.



%%* BadBoss: See You Have Outlived Your Usefulness below

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%%* * BadBoss: See You Have Outlived Your Usefulness below



%%* TheChessmaster
%%* TheCracker
%%* CreepyMonotone

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%%* TheChessmaster
%%* TheCracker
%%* CreepyMonotone
* TheChessmaster: His plans are far reaching and manipulates many parties to get what he needs.
* TheCracker: No system is safe against him.
* CreepyMonotone: Provided by Timothy Olyphant, natch.



%%* DeadpanSnarker
%%* DiabolicalMastermind
%%* EvenEvilHasLovedOnes

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%%* DeadpanSnarker
%%* DiabolicalMastermind
%%* EvenEvilHasLovedOnes
* DeadpanSnarker: He is not impressed when [=McClane=] covers up a camera to block sound.
* DiabolicalMastermind: He is the leader of a pretty elaborate evil plan.
* EvenEvilHasLovedOnes: He is not at all happy when Mai is killed.



%%* ItsAllAboutMe

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%%* ItsAllAboutMe* ItsAllAboutMe: Screw the U.S.! He has money to make!



%%* NotSoHarmlessVillain

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%%* NotSoHarmlessVillain* NotSoHarmlessVillain: Just because he is technology driven villain doesn't mean he will avoid collateral damage to massive degrees to achieve his goals.



%%* SoftSpokenSadist
%%* SinisterSurveillance

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%%* SoftSpokenSadist
%%* SinisterSurveillance
* SoftSpokenSadist: He shows no remorse for anything but speaks softly and in monotone.
* SinisterSurveillance: Part of his intel gathering hinges on taking over surveillance systems along with pretty much everything else.



%%* DarkMistress

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%%* DarkMistress* DarkMistress: Partnered with Gabriel.



%%* EvenEvilHasLovedOnes
%%* LightningBruiser

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%%* EvenEvilHasLovedOnes
%%* LightningBruiser
* EvenEvilHasLovedOnes: She means enough to Gabriel to cause him to flip his lid when she dies.
* LightningBruiser: Easily the most capable hand-to-hand fighter in the movie. It takes some serious CarFu to take her down.



%%* TechnoWizard

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%%* TechnoWizard
* TechnoWizard: Required to be part of Gabriel's hacker crew.



%%* BasementDweller
%%* CrazyPrepared
%%* GeniusSlob

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%%* BasementDweller
%%* CrazyPrepared
%%* GeniusSlob
* BasementDweller: Still living with his mother.
* CrazyPrepared: He has enough generators running to stay online and well-lit after the city goes dark.
* GeniusSlob: Messy and dressed in a bathrobe and pajamas when the heroes arrive.



%%* {{Nerd}}
%%* TechnoWizard

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%%* {{Nerd}}
%%* TechnoWizard
* {{Nerd}}: Loves Star Wars. Unsurprising considering his actor.
* TechnoWizard: Enough of one that Matt seeks him out when he needs help.



%%* MsFanservice

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%%* MsFanservice* MsFanservice: Tight and short dresses are only the beginning.
8th Feb '17 9:50:42 AM x_countryguy
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* ActionHero: Whilst [=McClane's=] [[GuileHero ability to think on his feet]] is his strongest assett, he's not afraid to get his hands dirty.

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* ActionHero: Whilst [=McClane's=] [[GuileHero ability to think on his feet]] is his strongest assett, asset and he's not afraid to get his hands dirty.



* BeingGoodSucks: He lives this trope. Over the course of all five movies, his wife has divorced him, his daughter is distant from him, he's completely estranged from his son [[spoiler: and when he tries to save him he ends up destroying a secret CIA mission that took ''three years'' to plan]], and he simply finds himself in the wrong place at the wrong time at all times. His fellow officers don't seem to care much for him, he's nearly an alcoholic, he's bitter, alone, and depressed, yet time after time, he continues to save the day simply because he's "that guy", as he puts it in his own words.

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* BeingGoodSucks: He lives this trope. Over the course of all five movies, his wife has divorced him, his daughter is distant from him, he's completely estranged from his son [[spoiler: and [[spoiler:and when he tries to save him he ends up destroying a secret CIA mission that took ''three years'' to plan]], and he simply finds himself in the wrong place at the wrong time at all times. His fellow officers don't seem to care much for him, he's nearly an alcoholic, he's bitter, alone, and depressed, yet time after time, he continues to save the day simply because he's "that guy", as he puts it in his own words.



* DefiantCaptive: While she is held hostage like her co-workers, she doesn't hesitate to confront Hans and insult him when she needs to help one of her co-workers. [[spoiler: Even when Hans finds out she is married to John, and she finds herself in real danger, she doesn't hesistate to insult him]].

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* DefiantCaptive: While she is held hostage like her co-workers, she doesn't hesitate to confront Hans and insult him when she needs to help one of her co-workers. [[spoiler: Even [[spoiler:Even when Hans finds out she is married to John, and she finds herself in real danger, she doesn't hesistate to insult him]].



* YouAreInCommandNow: She winds up being the hostage negotiating with the terrorists after [[spoiler: Takagi is killed.]]

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* YouAreInCommandNow: She winds up being the hostage negotiating with the terrorists after [[spoiler: Takagi [[spoiler:Takagi is killed.]]



* CallingTheOldManOut: Considering he goes by "Jack" instead of "John Jr.", [[FirstNameBasis he calls his dad "John"]] and they were estranged for so long that [[spoiler: John had no idea where his son even ''was'' before learning he was in Russia, let alone being a CIA agent]].

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* CallingTheOldManOut: Considering he goes by "Jack" instead of "John Jr.", [[FirstNameBasis he calls his dad "John"]] and they were estranged for so long that [[spoiler: John [[spoiler:John had no idea where his son even ''was'' before learning he was in Russia, let alone being a CIA agent]].



* {{Foil}}: The HBO making-of seems to indicate that he is -- or wants to be -- TheChessmaster to John's IndyPloy master since [[spoiler: he's a CIA agent who deliberately puts himself in dangerous situations, is described as "by-the-book", and his secret mission took three years to set up]].

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* {{Foil}}: The HBO making-of seems to indicate that he is -- or wants to be -- TheChessmaster to John's IndyPloy master since [[spoiler: he's [[spoiler:he's a CIA agent who deliberately puts himself in dangerous situations, is described as "by-the-book", and his secret mission took three years to set up]].



* TheChessmaster: He set a new standard for intelligent villains when the film first came out. He planned for just about everything, and almost anything that could have been considered a problem was just factored into the overall plan, [[spoiler: such as the FBI responding to a terrorist attack instead of a robbery]]. John [=McClane=] was pretty much the only thing he hadn't planned on.

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* TheChessmaster: He set a new standard for intelligent villains when the film first came out. He planned for just about everything, and almost anything that could have been considered a problem was just factored into the overall plan, [[spoiler: such [[spoiler:such as the FBI responding to a terrorist attack instead of a robbery]]. John [=McClane=] was pretty much the only thing he hadn't planned on.



** Subverted - [[spoiler: [=McClane=] wasn't fooled and gave him an unloaded gun.]]
* NearVillainVictory: Apart from a few hiccups, his heist ''almost'' goes to plan [[spoiler: until [=McClane=] chases the hostages downstairs from the roof.]]

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** Subverted - [[spoiler: [=McClane=] [[spoiler:[=McClane=] wasn't fooled and gave him an unloaded gun.]]
* NearVillainVictory: Apart from a few hiccups, his heist ''almost'' goes to plan [[spoiler: until [[spoiler:until [=McClane=] chases the hostages downstairs from the roof.]]



* PetTheDog: Allowing a couch to be moved out to the lobby so that the very pregnant woman could sit on it. [[spoiler: But then he sends everybody onto the roof that's [[BaitTheDog wired with explosives]] ]].
* PredecessorVillain: To [[spoiler: his brother]] Simon in the third film.

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* PetTheDog: Allowing a couch to be moved out to the lobby so that the very pregnant woman could sit on it. [[spoiler: But [[spoiler:But then he sends everybody onto the roof that's [[BaitTheDog wired with explosives]] ]].
* PredecessorVillain: To [[spoiler: his [[spoiler:his brother]] Simon in the third film.



* TheSociopath: [[spoiler: His EvilPlan includes sending innocent hostages to the roof to be killed in an explosion whilst escaping in the confusion]].

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* TheSociopath: [[spoiler: His [[spoiler:His EvilPlan includes sending innocent hostages to the roof to be killed in an explosion whilst escaping in the confusion]].



* {{Western Terrorist|s}}: [[spoiler: Subverted, his group use this as a cover for committing straightforward crimes, though Gruber is a former terrorist himself. Presumably he and the others lost their radical ideals and now just want to make a heap of money and retire]].

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* {{Western Terrorist|s}}: [[spoiler: Subverted, [[spoiler:Subverted, his group use this as a cover for committing straightforward crimes, though Gruber is a former terrorist himself. Presumably he and the others lost their radical ideals and now just want to make a heap of money and retire]].



* ClickHello: Puts his gun to [=McClane=]'s cheek when the latter realizes that the roof is [[spoiler: wired with explosives.]]

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* ClickHello: Puts his gun to [=McClane=]'s cheek when the latter realizes that the roof is [[spoiler: wired [[spoiler:wired with explosives.]]



* DragonTheirFeet: Survives [[spoiler: after his boss's death to make one last attempt on [=McClane's=] life. He's subsequently killed by Powell.]]

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* DragonTheirFeet: Survives [[spoiler: after [[spoiler:after his boss's death to make one last attempt on [=McClane's=] life. He's subsequently killed by Powell.]]



* UnstoppableRage: By the end of the film, [[spoiler: he has all but given up trying to evade capture by the police and is perfectly willing to open fire on [=McClane=] in front of dozens witnesses, including police officers, in a last ditch effort to avenge his boss and brother (and the botched robbery).]]

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* UnstoppableRage: By the end of the film, [[spoiler: he [[spoiler:he has all but given up trying to evade capture by the police and is perfectly willing to open fire on [=McClane=] in front of dozens witnesses, including police officers, in a last ditch effort to avenge his boss and brother (and the botched robbery).]]



* {{Foil}}: To John. He's after Holly and incredibly sleazy about it while John is awkwardly trying to salvage his marriage. [[WrongGenreSavvy He also thinks that the villains]] [[spoiler: actually are terrorists]] and he's the one able to defuse the situation while John is only making the situation worse. John on the other hand, [[GenreSavvy knows exactly what he is and what the villains are]].

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* {{Foil}}: To John. He's after Holly and incredibly sleazy about it while John is awkwardly trying to salvage his marriage. [[WrongGenreSavvy He also thinks that the villains]] [[spoiler: actually [[spoiler:actually are terrorists]] and he's the one able to defuse the situation while John is only making the situation worse. John on the other hand, [[GenreSavvy knows exactly what he is and what the villains are]].



* NiceJobBreakingItHero: [[spoiler: Besides giving Johnís name to Hans, Richard also gets the name and cause even more trouble afterward]].

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* NiceJobBreakingItHero: [[spoiler: Besides [[spoiler:Besides giving Johnís name to Hans, Richard also gets the name and cause even more trouble afterward]].



* SoleSurvivor: [[spoiler: The only terrorist with significant screentime (such as Hans, Karl, Eddie, Franco, and Fritz) to survive.]]

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* SoleSurvivor: [[spoiler: The [[spoiler:The only terrorist with significant screentime (such as Hans, Karl, Eddie, Franco, and Fritz) to survive.]]



* NeckSnap: [[spoiler: Pushed headfirst into the floor of the stairwell by [=McClane=], breaking his neck.]]

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* NeckSnap: [[spoiler: Pushed [[spoiler:Pushed headfirst into the floor of the stairwell by [=McClane=], breaking his neck.]]



* SacrificialLamb:[[spoiler: For the terrorists, the first of the group to die.]]
* StuffedIntoTheFridge: [[spoiler: His body is sent down the elevator by John with the message "Now I have a machine gun. Ho-Ho-Ho."]]

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* SacrificialLamb:[[spoiler: For SacrificialLamb:[[spoiler:For the terrorists, the first of the group to die.]]
* StuffedIntoTheFridge: [[spoiler: His [[spoiler:His body is sent down the elevator by John with the message "Now I have a machine gun. Ho-Ho-Ho."]]



* NoKillLikeOverkill: [[spoiler: Fritz gets a good portion of a submachine gun emptied into his torso and Franco is shot messily in the legs, smashes his head into a glass partition, then has glass rained down upon him.]]

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* NoKillLikeOverkill: [[spoiler: Fritz [[spoiler:Fritz gets a good portion of a submachine gun emptied into his torso and Franco is shot messily in the legs, smashes his head into a glass partition, then has glass rained down upon him.]]



* BoomHeadshot: [[spoiler: Shot in the head by John.]]

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* BoomHeadshot: [[spoiler: Shot [[spoiler:Shot in the head by John.]]



* OhCrap: [[spoiler: When he opens the door to the rest of the building after bringing the hostages to the roof and finds himself on the business end of [=McClane=]'s pistol.]]

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* OhCrap: [[spoiler: When [[spoiler:When he opens the door to the rest of the building after bringing the hostages to the roof and finds himself on the business end of [=McClane=]'s pistol.]]



* CarCushion: [[spoiler: [=McClane=] throws his body 34 stories onto Al's car, causing another terrorist to attack Powell and forcing the officer to call for assistance.]]

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* CarCushion: [[spoiler: [=McClane=] [[spoiler:[=McClane=] throws his body 34 stories onto Al's car, causing another terrorist to attack Powell and forcing the officer to call for assistance.]]



* GroinAttack: [[spoiler: Gets half of a magazine emptied into his groin (the rest went into his chest).]]

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* GroinAttack: [[spoiler: Gets [[spoiler:Gets half of a magazine emptied into his groin (the rest went into his chest).]]



* ChekhovsGun: His [=MP5A3=] is taken by John during the snowmobile chase. John learns the hard way that Garber's gun is filled with blank rounds, which means that [[spoiler: the firefight was staged.]]

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* ChekhovsGun: His [=MP5A3=] is taken by John during the snowmobile chase. John learns the hard way that Garber's gun is filled with blank rounds, which means that [[spoiler: the [[spoiler:the firefight was staged.]]



* TokenMinority: The only black member of Stuart's team, apart from [[spoiler: Grant and his men.]]

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* TokenMinority: The only black member of Stuart's team, apart from [[spoiler: Grant [[spoiler:Grant and his men.]]



* DeathFromAbove: [[spoiler: He has Barnes at gunpoint and is about to kill him when [=McClane=] appears from the grate above him. The grate lands on him, preventing him from moving his hands until [=McClane=] shoots and kills him.]]

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* DeathFromAbove: [[spoiler: He [[spoiler:He has Barnes at gunpoint and is about to kill him when [=McClane=] appears from the grate above him. The grate lands on him, preventing him from moving his hands until [=McClane=] shoots and kills him.]]



* HoistByHisOwnPetard: [[spoiler: Doubly so; shot by [=McClane=] with his own gun, through a bullet wound that he was torturing [=McClane=] with.]]

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* HoistByHisOwnPetard: [[spoiler: Doubly [[spoiler:Doubly so; shot by [=McClane=] with his own gun, through a bullet wound that he was torturing [=McClane=] with.]]



* TheSociopath: Has no problem with [[spoiler: ruining an entire country by stealing all of its money, or how many people he murders in the tunnel to flush out [=McClane=] and Farrell. And that's not going into what happened when he blew the gas mains after Mai died. To be honest, he wouldn't give a shit.]]

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* TheSociopath: Has no problem with [[spoiler: ruining [[spoiler:ruining an entire country by stealing all of its money, or how many people he murders in the tunnel to flush out [=McClane=] and Farrell. And that's not going into what happened when he blew the gas mains after Mai died. To be honest, he wouldn't give a shit.]]



* DisneyVillainDeath: [[spoiler: Dropped down an elevator shaft in an [=SUV=], which explodes.]]

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* DisneyVillainDeath: [[spoiler: Dropped [[spoiler:Dropped down an elevator shaft in an [=SUV=], which explodes.]]



* SacrificialLion: [[spoiler: Most people were probably not expecting her to die comparatively early in the film.]]

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* SacrificialLion: [[spoiler: Most [[spoiler:Most people were probably not expecting her to die comparatively early in the film.]]



* CharacterDeath: [[spoiler: Shot in the chest by [=McClane=].]]

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* CharacterDeath: [[spoiler: Shot [[spoiler:Shot in the chest by [=McClane=].]]



* CoDragons: With Mai and Emerson, then later with Emerson after [[spoiler: Mai's death.]]
* CruelAndUnusualDeath: [[spoiler: John kicks a switch that releases liquid nitrogen that freezes Rand's arms, causing him to fall into a turbine, shredding him to death.]]

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* CoDragons: With Mai and Emerson, then later with Emerson after [[spoiler: Mai's [[spoiler:Mai's death.]]
* CruelAndUnusualDeath: [[spoiler: John [[spoiler:John kicks a switch that releases liquid nitrogen that freezes Rand's arms, causing him to fall into a turbine, shredding him to death.]]



* DragonTheirFeet: [[spoiler: Tries to shoot [=McClane=] when the latter shoots Gabriel, only to be shot dead by Farrell.]]

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* DragonTheirFeet: [[spoiler: Tries [[spoiler:Tries to shoot [=McClane=] when the latter shoots Gabriel, only to be shot dead by Farrell.]]



* WalkingSpoiler: Possibly a first in the Die Hard series.

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* WalkingSpoiler: Possibly WalkingSpoiler:Possibly a first in the Die Hard series.
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* {{Leitmotif}}: [[PublicDomainSoundtrack "When Johnny Comes Marching Home"]] is used as Simon's theme, as well as pretty much the main theme of the movie itself. The most notable scene where it plays is when he's robbing the Federal Reserve Bank.
8th Feb '17 2:05:03 AM MM_Crusader
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* HeroicSelfDeprecation: In the fourth movie, he explains that despite his heroic deeds in the first three movies, his life is a wreck, he's divorced with his wife and his children have little respect for him.

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* HeroicSelfDeprecation: In He gives a lengthy speech about it to Farell in the fourth movie, he explains that despite his heroic deeds in the first three movies, his life is a wreck, he's divorced with his wife and his children have little respect for him.movie (see below) .
7th Feb '17 7:30:11 AM CumbersomeTercel
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* AFatherToHisMen[=/=]BerserkButton: Despite being a [[TheSociopath sociopath]] who doesn't bat an eye killing a plane full of people, he cares about his men to some extent. He's not happy when Miller returns without Cochrane and almost kills him over it. When John kills Stuart's men in the skywalk, this leads to the aforementioned plane crashing.



* AFatherToHisMen[=/=]BerserkButton: Despite being a [[TheSociopath sociopath]] who doesn't bat an eye killing a plane full of people, he cares about his men to some extent. He's not happy when Miller returns without Cochrane and almost kills him over it. When John kills Stuart's men in the skywalk, this leads to the aforementioned plane crashing.
* BigBad: of the second film.

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* AFatherToHisMen[=/=]BerserkButton: Despite being a [[TheSociopath sociopath]] who doesn't bat an eye killing a plane full of people, he cares about his men to some extent. He's not happy when Miller returns without Cochrane and almost kills him over it. When John kills Stuart's men in the skywalk, this leads to the aforementioned plane crashing.
* BigBad: of Of the second film.



* BriefAccentImitation: While impersonating air traffic control [[spoiler:in order to crash the Windsor Air plane]], he speaks with a Southern accent.



* BriefAccentImitation: While impersonating air traffic control [[spoiler:in order to crash the Windsor Air plane]], he speaks with a Southern accent.



->'''Played By:''' Robert Patrick

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->'''Played By:''' Robert Patrick
Creator/RobertPatrick



* EvenEvilHasStandards: Brief, but he's a little hesistant when Stuart orders him to manipulate the ground levels, leading to the infamous plane crash.

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* EvenEvilHasStandards: Brief, but he's a little hesistant hesitant when Stuart orders him to manipulate the ground levels, leading to the infamous plane crash.



* PreMortemOneLiner: "You're right about that."(When the church keeper states he feels like a part of him is dying with the church).

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* PreMortemOneLiner: "You're right about that."(When " (When the church keeper states he feels like a part of him is dying with the church).



->'''Played By''': JohnLeguizamo

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->'''Played By''': JohnLeguizamo
Creator/JohnLeguizamo



%%* MalcolmXerox

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%%* MalcolmXerox* MalcolmXerox: He definitely qualifies. In fact, Jackson researched the role to look and act exactly like UsefulNotes/MalcolmX himself. He gradually drifts into more sensible territory as the movie progresses, though.



* AffablyEvil: A very polite terrorist and thief. This [[DeconstructedTrope works against him]] when he gives [=McClane=] a bottle of aspirines containing relevant infomation. Steers towards FauxAffablyEvil when he's robbing the bank.

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* AffablyEvil: A very polite terrorist and thief. This [[DeconstructedTrope works against him]] when he gives [=McClane=] a bottle of aspirines aspirins containing relevant infomation. Steers towards FauxAffablyEvil when he's robbing the bank.



->'''Played By:''' Justin Long

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->'''Played By:''' Justin Long
Creator/JustinLong



* UnderestimatingBadassery: Each time he throws something at [=McClane=], he believes the cop would not survive it. Even at the beginning he thinks he can bribe John into killing Farrell.
* VillainousBreakdown: After Mai's death, he started to lose his cool.



* UnderestimatingBadassery: Each time he throws something at [=McClane=], he believes the cop would not survive it. Even at the beginning he thinks he can bribe John into killing Farrell.
* VillainousBreakdown: After Mai's death, he started to lose his cool.

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* UnderestimatingBadassery: Each time he throws something at [=McClane=], he believes the cop would not survive it. Even at the beginning he thinks he can bribe John into killing Farrell.
* VillainousBreakdown: After Mai's death, he started to lose his cool.
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