Originally Posted by Deberg_1990
Your right. What was cool about Die Hard at the time of release was that it was different. It was basically an ordinary guy put into an extraordinary circumstance. It wasn’t a cartoon like the Arnie and Stallone movies were. Whats funny is, the recent Die Hard movies have become just that. Oh well, they are still fun, but there is really no way to keep the concept going without it becoming an over the top cartoon I guess.
The Die Hard script was originally penned as a sequel to 'Commando'
I don't even want to think how many re-writes it took to get from A to B.