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Billy Flynn makes the press dance to his tune.
"The circuits that cannot be cut are cut automatically in response to a terrorist incident. You ask for miracles. Theo, I give you the FBI."
Hans Gruber, Die Hard

Film writers often have fun with their characters to help the audience enjoy the work more. Taking a ruthless personality and combining it with charm, brilliance and drive, here are the most magnificent come to brew.

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