Action films are a young man’s game, but don’t tell Bruce Willis that. He joins the ranks of AARP-eligible stars releasing high-octane films this calendar year, and from what we’ve seen so far, his R-rated sequel A Good Day to Die Hard should fit right in with the tongue-in-cheek Arnold Schwarzenegger vehicle, The Last Stand, as well as Sylvester Stallone’s upcoming Bullet to the Head. A clip from the sequel features his indestructible John McClane involved in a car chase that’s a strong testament to the franchise’s devotion to over-the-top destruction.
Directed by John Moore, A Good Day to Die Hard will be released on February 14th. See the clip below (via IGN):
What do you think of the clip? Does it look like a classic Die Hard moment?
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