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The Roy Faires Collection, no. 21 - Spotlight on Die Hard (1988)

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  •  Spotlight on and interview with dancer/actor Alexander Godunov about his film Die Hard (1988) 
  •  Roy Faires asks Godunov about his acting process 
  •  Godunov discusses what he enjoys about acting 
  •  Faires highlights Alan Rickman’s performance in Die Hard 
  •  Interview with Rickman about his approach and stage training 
  •  Rickman gives his advice to aspiring actors 
  •  Faires shares his four-star review of Die Hard 
  •  Robert de Niro takes on comedy role in Midnight Run (1988) 
  •  Faires continues to spotlight summer hit Die Hard with an interview with actor Reginald VelJohnson 
  •  VelJohnson talks about his big break in Crocodile Dundee (1986) 
  •  Faires asks VelJohnson to discuss his background 
 
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In these four edited segments from Good Morning Austin broadcasts for Austin’s KVUE-TV, Roy Faires raves about the summer hit Die Hard (1988). The first segment consists of his interview with actor/dancer Alexander Godunov. Godunov discusses his role in the film and his approach as a actor. The second segment features an interview with actor Alan Rickman, who plays the film’s villain. Faires talks with Rickman about his background in theater and how it influences his acting process. In the third segment, Faires delivers his review of Die Hard, giving it four out of four stars. He also rates Midnight Run (1988), giving it an equally glowing review. In the last segment, Faires continues his spotlight on the stars of Die Hard with an interview with Reginald VelJohnson. VelJohnson discusses how he broke into the movie business. Faires worked as a special project director and entertainment critic/reporter at KVUE-TV, Austin’s ABC affiliate, from 1976-1989.
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