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!!Second movie:

* John and Holly finally being reunited.
* Captain Lorenzo tears up the parking ticket his brother Vito wrote for John. After being a Jerkass to [=McClane=] during the whole movie, it was a nice gesture.

!!Third movie:

* There is something oddly endearing about Gruber's company celebrating their ill-gotten gold. When one of the soldiers happily raises his beer and says "To our money", another solemnly says "to our fallen comrades", to which EVERY soldier present silently and sadly did. EvenEvilHasLovedOnes, after all.
** In the same vein, the two Mooks masquerading as NYPD officers make sure one of their bombs is kept away from the public once it's served its purpose. One of them even echoes Zeus' "Some kid could..." line from earlier in the movie. They're murderous, ruthless bastards for sure, but like Simon himself says, they're not "monsters".

!!Fourth movie:

* [=McClane=] calls Warlock through the ham radio and asks him to put him in contact with FBI sub-director Bowman, to which Warlock answers he is not going to do it, because it would mean getting caught by the FBI. When [=McClane=] says Gabriel has taken Lucy, Warlock puts him in touch without a problem.
* [=McClane=] and Farrell discuss his case of SamaritanSyndrome, which turns into this:
-->'''John [=McClane=]:''' You know what you get for being a hero? Nothin'. You get shot at. [[DudeWheresMyRespect You get a little pat on the back, blah, blah, blah, attaboy]]. You get divorced. Your wife can't remember your last name. Your kids don't want to talk to you. You get to eat a lot of meals by yourself. [[BeingGoodSucks Trust me, kid, nobody wants to be that guy.]]
-->'''Matt Farrell:''' Then why you doing this?
-->'''John [=McClane=]:''' [[ComesGreatResponsibility Because there's nobody else to do it right now]], that's why. Believe me, if there were somebody else to do it, I'd let them do it, but there's not. So we're doing it.
-->'''Matt Farrell:''' Ah. That's what makes you that guy.

!!Fifth movie:

* The ending - [[spoiler:Jack has come on good terms with John, accepting his name as a [=McClane=], and after they avoid getting killed by Irina, Jack finally refers to John as "Dad" (not counting the first time in the film where they see each other) before John responds to him. They end up rejoining Lucy in the States as a family.]]


* The BigDamnKiss after John saves Holly.

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** The ManHug that follows, as well as [[spoiler:Powell regaining his confidence in using a gun by blowing Karl away before he can do the same to John]].
* The BigDamnKiss after John saves Holly.Holly, which plays out like a SmoochOfVictory.




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* Even though Ellis is WrongGenreSavvy and a CorruptCorporateExecutive, John tries to talk him out of negotiating with Hans and frantically insisting that he and Ellis don't really know each other to prevent Hans from killing him. Unfortunately, [[BoomHeadshot it doesn't work]].


* John and Holly finally eing reunited.

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* John and Holly finally eing being reunited.


* At the end of [[Film/DieHard2 DieHarder]], Captain Lorenzo tears up the parking ticket his brother Vito wrote for John. After being a Jerkass to [=McClane=] during the whole movie, it was a nice gesture.

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* At the end of [[Film/DieHard2 DieHarder]], John and Holly finally eing reunited.
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Captain Lorenzo tears up the parking ticket his brother Vito wrote for John. After being a Jerkass to [=McClane=] during the whole movie, it was a nice gesture.


* The end, when John finally meets up with Al Powell, who stood by his side when the FBI and everyone didn't and defended him, despite never meeting face to face before. They didn't even say their names or had any introductions. They simply looked at each other in the eye and knew automatically who the other was.

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* The end, when John finally meets up with Al Powell, who stood by his side when the FBI and everyone didn't else didn't, and defended him, him despite never meeting face to face before. They didn't even say their names or had any introductions. They simply looked at each other in the eye and knew automatically who the other was.



* There is something oddly endearing about Gruber's company celebrating their ill gotten gold. When one of the soldiers happily raises his beer "to our money", another solemly raises his "To Our Fallen Comrades", to which EVERY soldier present silently and sadly did. EvenEvilHasLovedOnes, after all.
** In the same vein, the two Mooks masquerading as NYPD officers make sure one of their bombs is kept away from the public, once its served its purpose. One of them even echoes Zeus' "Some kid could..." line from earlier in the movie. They're murderous, ruthless bastards for sure, but like Simon himself says, they're not "monsters".

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* There is something oddly endearing about Gruber's company celebrating their ill gotten ill-gotten gold. When one of the soldiers happily raises his beer "to and says "To our money", another solemly raises his "To Our Fallen Comrades", solemnly says "to our fallen comrades", to which EVERY soldier present silently and sadly did. EvenEvilHasLovedOnes, after all.
** In the same vein, the two Mooks masquerading as NYPD officers make sure one of their bombs is kept away from the public, public once its it's served its purpose. One of them even echoes Zeus' "Some kid could..." line from earlier in the movie. They're murderous, ruthless bastards for sure, but like Simon himself says, they're not "monsters".



* [=McClane=] calls Warlock through the ham radio and asks him to put him in contact with FBI sub-director Bowman, to which Warlock answers he is not going to do it, because it means risking getting caught by the FBI. When [=McClane=] says Gabriel has taken Lucy, Warlock puts him in touch without a problem.

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* [=McClane=] calls Warlock through the ham radio and asks him to put him in contact with FBI sub-director Bowman, to which Warlock answers he is not going to do it, because it means risking would mean getting caught by the FBI. When [=McClane=] says Gabriel has taken Lucy, Warlock puts him in touch without a problem.


* There is something oddly endearing about Gruber's companyh celebrating their ill gotten gold. When one of the soldiers happily raises his beer "to our money", another solemly raises his "To Our Fallen Comrades", to which EVERY soldier present silently and sadly did. EvenEvilHasLovedOnes, after all.

to:

* There is something oddly endearing about Gruber's companyh company celebrating their ill gotten gold. When one of the soldiers happily raises his beer "to our money", another solemly raises his "To Our Fallen Comrades", to which EVERY soldier present silently and sadly did. EvenEvilHasLovedOnes, after all.
** In the same vein, the two Mooks masquerading as NYPD officers make sure one of their bombs is kept away from the public, once its served its purpose. One of them even echoes Zeus' "Some kid could..." line from earlier in the movie. They're murderous, ruthless bastards for sure, but like Simon himself says, they're not "monsters".


* Even though he's utterly psychotic, and gets steadily more obsessed with killing McClane throughout the movie, the reason Karl wins a close second in TheDeterminator contest is because he wants to avenge his brother's murder.

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* Even though he's utterly psychotic, and gets steadily more obsessed with killing McClane [=McClane=] throughout the movie, the reason Karl wins a close second in TheDeterminator contest is because he wants to avenge his brother's murder.



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* Even though he's utterly psychotic, and gets steadily more obsessed with killing McClane throughout the movie, the reason Karl wins a close second in TheDeterminator contest is because he wants to avenge his brother's murder.


-->Matt Farrell: Ah. That's what makes you that guy.

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-->Matt Farrell: -->'''Matt Farrell:''' Ah. That's what makes you that guy.


Matt Farrell: Ah. That's what makes you that guy.

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Matt -->Matt Farrell: Ah. That's what makes you that guy.


* [=McClane] and Farrell discuss his case of SamaritanSyndrome, which turns into this:
'''John [=McClane=]:''' You know what you get for being a hero? Nothin'. You get shot at. You get a little pat on the back, blah, blah, blah, attaboy. You get divorced. Your wife can't remember your last name. Your kids don't want to talk to you. You get to eat a lot of meals by yourself. [[BeingGoodSucks Trust me, kid, nobody wants to be that guy.]]
'''Matt Farrell:''' Then why you doing this?
'''John [=McClane=]:''' [[ComesGreatResponsibility Because there's nobody else to do it right now]], that's why. Believe me, if there were somebody else to do it, I'd let them do it, but there's not. So we're doing it.

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* [=McClane] [=McClane=] and Farrell discuss his case of SamaritanSyndrome, which turns into this:
'''John -->'''John [=McClane=]:''' You know what you get for being a hero? Nothin'. You get shot at. [[DudeWheresMyRespect You get a little pat on the back, blah, blah, blah, attaboy.attaboy]]. You get divorced. Your wife can't remember your last name. Your kids don't want to talk to you. You get to eat a lot of meals by yourself. [[BeingGoodSucks Trust me, kid, nobody wants to be that guy.]]
'''Matt -->'''Matt Farrell:''' Then why you doing this?
'''John -->'''John [=McClane=]:''' [[ComesGreatResponsibility Because there's nobody else to do it right now]], that's why. Believe me, if there were somebody else to do it, I'd let them do it, but there's not. So we're doing it.



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* [=McClane] and Farrell discuss his case of SamaritanSyndrome, which turns into this:
'''John [=McClane=]:''' You know what you get for being a hero? Nothin'. You get shot at. You get a little pat on the back, blah, blah, blah, attaboy. You get divorced. Your wife can't remember your last name. Your kids don't want to talk to you. You get to eat a lot of meals by yourself. [[BeingGoodSucks Trust me, kid, nobody wants to be that guy.]]
'''Matt Farrell:''' Then why you doing this?
'''John [=McClane=]:''' [[ComesGreatResponsibility Because there's nobody else to do it right now]], that's why. Believe me, if there were somebody else to do it, I'd let them do it, but there's not. So we're doing it.
Matt Farrell: Ah. That's what makes you that guy.


* The end of the first movie, when John finally meets up with Al Powell, who stood by his side when the FBI and everyone didn't and defended him, despite never meeting face to face before. They didn't even say their names or had any introductions. They simply looked at each other in the eye and knew automatically who the other was.
* The BigDamnKiss after John saves Holly in the first movie.
* There is something oddly endearing about Gruber's companyh celebrating their ill gotten gold in ''Die Hard With A Vengeance.'' When one of the soldiers happily raises his beer "to our money", another solemly raises his "To Our Fallen Comrades", to which EVERY soldier present silently and sadly did. EvenEvilHasLovedOnes, after all.

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!!First movie:

* The end of the first movie, end, when John finally meets up with Al Powell, who stood by his side when the FBI and everyone didn't and defended him, despite never meeting face to face before. They didn't even say their names or had any introductions. They simply looked at each other in the eye and knew automatically who the other was.
* The BigDamnKiss after John saves Holly in the first movie.
* There is something oddly endearing about Gruber's companyh celebrating their ill gotten gold in ''Die Hard With A Vengeance.'' When one of the soldiers happily raises his beer "to our money", another solemly raises his "To Our Fallen Comrades", to which EVERY soldier present silently and sadly did. EvenEvilHasLovedOnes, after all.
Holly.

!!Second movie:



* In ''Live Free Or Die Hard'', [=McClane=] calls Warlock through the ham radio and asks him to put him in contact with FBI sub-director Bowman, to which Warlock answers he is not going to do it, because it means risking getting caught by the FBI. When [=McClane=] says Gabriel has taken Lucy, Warlock puts him in touch without a problem.
* The ending of the ''Good Day'' - [[spoiler:Jack has come on good terms with John, accepting his name as a [=McClane=], and after they avoid getting killed by Irina, Jack finally refers to John as "Dad" (not counting the first time in the film where they see each other) before John responds to him. They end up rejoining Lucy in the States as a family.]]

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!!Third movie:

* In ''Live Free Or Die Hard'', There is something oddly endearing about Gruber's companyh celebrating their ill gotten gold. When one of the soldiers happily raises his beer "to our money", another solemly raises his "To Our Fallen Comrades", to which EVERY soldier present silently and sadly did. EvenEvilHasLovedOnes, after all.

!!Fourth movie:

*
[=McClane=] calls Warlock through the ham radio and asks him to put him in contact with FBI sub-director Bowman, to which Warlock answers he is not going to do it, because it means risking getting caught by the FBI. When [=McClane=] says Gabriel has taken Lucy, Warlock puts him in touch without a problem.
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!!Fifth movie:

* The ending of the ''Good Day'' - [[spoiler:Jack has come on good terms with John, accepting his name as a [=McClane=], and after they avoid getting killed by Irina, Jack finally refers to John as "Dad" (not counting the first time in the film where they see each other) before John responds to him. They end up rejoining Lucy in the States as a family.]]]]
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* At the end of [[Film/DieHard2 DieHarder]], Captain Lorenzo tears up the parking ticket his brother Vito wrote for John. After being a Jerkass to McClane during the whole movie, it was a nice gesture.
* In ''Live Free Or Die Hard'', [=McClane=] calls Warlock and asks him to put him in contact with FBI sub-director Bowman, to which Warlock answers he is not going to do it. When [=McClane=] says Gabriel has taken Lucy, Warlock puts him in touch without a question.

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* At the end of [[Film/DieHard2 DieHarder]], Captain Lorenzo tears up the parking ticket his brother Vito wrote for John. After being a Jerkass to McClane [=McClane=] during the whole movie, it was a nice gesture.
* In ''Live Free Or Die Hard'', [=McClane=] calls Warlock through the ham radio and asks him to put him in contact with FBI sub-director Bowman, to which Warlock answers he is not going to do it. it, because it means risking getting caught by the FBI. When [=McClane=] says Gabriel has taken Lucy, Warlock puts him in touch without a question.
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