After 34 years, Bruce Willis visited the iconic skyscraper of “The Jungle of Glass”

Bruce Willis returned to the skyscraper of ‘Die Hard’ 24 years later

After in March of this 2022 the family of Bruce Willis notified that the experienced actor suffer from aphasiaa neurological disorder that affects speech, communication, and understanding, such that he has no choice but to withdraw from the middle thus ending a fruitful film career, now Willis is back in the news for a much nicer topic and nostalgic.

It has transpired that the 67-year-old actor is calm and in the company of his family, and for this reason we have been able to enjoy a recent publication on his social networks by his wife, Emma Heming Willis.

The 67-year-old actor announced his retirement last March because he suffers from aphasia (Photo: Reuters)

On the actor’s instagram, the model shared a video where Bruce appears, 34 years later, in the roof of the Fox Plaza skyscraper in Century City, Californiastage where the action scenes take place die hard (The jungle of crystal) and known in the plot made into a film in 1988 as the “Nakatomi Plaza”. In fiction, the building suffered a terrorist attack on Christmas Eve, being our hero, the policeman “John McClane” the only one capable of defeating them and at the same time reconciling with his wife.

The successful saga began in 1988 and has had 3 sequels (Photo: 20th Century-Fox / Getty Images)
The successful saga began in 1988 and has had 3 sequels (Photo: 20th Century-Fox / Getty Images)

Bruce Willis visited the building in which the plot of the film directed by John McTiernanthat gave rise to a saga of several films; nevertheless, hit like the first part. In the edition shared by Henning you can see Bruce Willis first with a reflective air and then a succession of several black and white images of die hard accompanied by the Ninth Symphony of Beethoven, also known as the hymn to joy, theme that had a remembered participation in the film considered a cult.

The square fox It is perhaps the most memorable place in Bruce’s film career, where he was seen exploiting his skills as an action hero in the film that was released this week 34 years ago and despite the fact that in the story “McClane” he promised he would “never think of climbing a tall building again”now whoever embodied him returned to the place that evoked the nostalgia of his fans and moviegoers around the world.

His scenes in the skyscraper are perhaps the most emblematic of the popular saga (Photo: 20th Century-Fox / Getty Images)
His scenes in the skyscraper are perhaps the most emblematic of the popular saga (Photo: 20th Century-Fox / Getty Images)

Atop Nakatomi Plaza 34 years later is the text that accompanied the publication celebrating the anniversary of the film that brought the actor to international fame for the first time. The success of die hard, The jungle of crystal in Latin America, it led to the premiere of four sequels, all of them starring the actor who is now retired.

Jungle 2: Red Alert, Jungle of Glass 3: Revenge, Jungle 4.0 Y The Jungle: A Good Day to Die. The latter, released in 2013, grossed $304 million worldwide. In total, with its five installments, the saga of the eternal ‘Yippee yay Ki’ amassed in cinemas more than 1.4 billion USD.

The model Emma Heming Willis remains in the care of her husband, amid the progression of the disease (Photo: IG @emmahemingwillis)
The model Emma Heming Willis remains in the care of her husband, amid the progression of the disease (Photo: IG @emmahemingwillis)

Although there were possibilities to further expand the action franchise, the acquisition of 21st Century Fox by Disney in 2019 influenced the idea to be scrappedthat with the recent announcement of the retirement of the popular actor, the intention to continue with the saga was definitely ruled out.

At the time of the announcement of Willis’s retirement, news that dismayed his followers, the actor had completed the filming of several films, some of which have not yet been released. One of those movies Paradise City, will reunite Willis with the co-star of pulp fictionJohn Travoltafact that has moved the fanaticism of both artists and the cult film directed by Quentin Tarantino.

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