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    Born on March 19, 1955 in Idar-Oberstein, West Germany

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In Country (1989)

Bruce Willis as "Emmett Smith"

Samantha Hughes (Emily Lloyd) lives with her uncle, Emmett Smith (Bruce Willis), in a small Kentucky town. After her high school graduation, she decides not to join her mother, Irene (Joan Allen), in Lexington, but instead stays with Emmett, whose mental and physical health have been affected by his experiences in the Vietnam War. Samantha's father, Dwayne (Dan Jenkins), died in Vietnam before she was born, and she hopes to learn more about him from her traumatized uncle.

Golden Globe (1989) Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

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Jessica Alba Gets Her Crazy On in New 'Sin City 2' Clip (VIDEO)

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Jul 3rd 2014, 10:00AM

Jul 3rd 2014, 10:00AM

New 'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For' Trailer: Where Outlaws Become Heroes

Posted by
Kelly Woo on Jun 11th 2014, 1:30PM

Jun 11th 2014, 1:30PM

SyFy Is Giving '12 Monkeys' the TV Treatment

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Apr 8th 2014, 12:00PM

Apr 8th 2014, 12:00PM

Rumer Willis Does Dad Proud in New Tarantino Musical (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Mar 29th 2014, 5:00AM

Mar 29th 2014, 5:00AM

New 'Sin City 2' Photos Look Just Like Photos From Original 'Sin City'

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Feb 27th 2014, 10:00AM

Feb 27th 2014, 10:00AM

M. Night Shyamalan Is Making a 'Microfilm' Called 'Sundowning'

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Feb 26th 2014, 10:00AM

Feb 26th 2014, 10:00AM

Aging Action Stars: Ranking the Top 10 Heroes of Dadcore (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Gary Susman on Feb 25th 2014, 8:00AM

Feb 25th 2014, 8:00AM

The Definitive 'Die Hard' Rip-Off List, With Bonus Body Count! (INFOGRAPHIC)

Posted by
Max Evry on Feb 24th 2014, 1:30PM

Feb 24th 2014, 1:30PM

M. Night Shyamalan and Bruce Willis Are Reuniting for 'Labor of Love'

Posted by
Kelly Woo on Jan 29th 2014, 11:00AM

Jan 29th 2014, 11:00AM

Why 'Die Hard' Is the Greatest Christmas Movie Ever Made

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Dec 23rd 2013, 4:00AM

Dec 23rd 2013, 4:00AM

5 Remakes You Didn't Know Were Based on Asian Movies

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Nov 28th 2013, 6:00AM

Nov 28th 2013, 6:00AM

Bruce Willis Lines Up Action Movie 'The Prince' ... After Claiming to Be Sick of Genre

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Sep 9th 2013, 1:30PM

Sep 9th 2013, 1:30PM

Bruce Willis Is Bored With Making Action Movies: Report

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Aug 13th 2013, 12:30PM

Aug 13th 2013, 12:30PM

Did Bruce Willis's Pay Demands Cause 'Expendables 3' Rift?

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Aug 8th 2013, 6:05AM

Aug 8th 2013, 6:05AM

Sylvester Stallone Welcomes Harrison Ford to 'The Expendables 3,' Slams Bruce Willis

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Aug 6th 2013, 2:00PM

Aug 6th 2013, 2:00PM

Bruce Willis Does Another Awkward Interview ... in a Bathrobe (VIDEO)

Posted by
Kelly Woo on Jul 30th 2013, 12:30PM

Jul 30th 2013, 12:30PM

Bruce Willis Is So Over This Interview for 'Red 2' (VIDEO)

Posted by
Laura Larson on Jul 25th 2013, 6:30AM

Jul 25th 2013, 6:30AM

'Red 2' Review: 10 Things to Know About the Bruce Willis Spy Sequel

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Jul 19th 2013, 6:00AM

Jul 19th 2013, 6:00AM

Bruce Willis Movie Mistakes: 7 'Oops' Moments From the Star's Blockbuster Films (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Dana Taddeo on Jul 18th 2013, 8:00AM

Jul 18th 2013, 8:00AM

Bruce Willis and Anthony Hopkins on 'Red 2,' Kissing Nicole Kidman, and a New 'Die Hard'

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Jul 16th 2013, 5:00AM

Jul 16th 2013, 5:00AM

'Die Hard': 25 Things You (Probably) Didn't Know About the Butt-Kicking Classic

Posted by
Erin Whitney on Jul 15th 2013, 9:00AM

Jul 15th 2013, 9:00AM

'Red 2' Exclusive Clip: Catherine Zeta-Jones Gets Feisty (VIDEO)

Posted by
Erin Whitney on Jun 27th 2013, 11:00AM

Jun 27th 2013, 11:00AM

Bruce Willis Set for 'Expiration': Actor Will Play Hitman in Next Movie

Posted by
Drew Taylor on May 16th 2013, 7:06AM

May 16th 2013, 7:06AM

'Red 2' Poster Debut: Bruce Willis & Catherine Zeta-Jones Are Ready for Action (PHOTO)

Posted by
Dana Taddeo on May 13th 2013, 8:27AM

May 13th 2013, 8:27AM

'Red 2' Trailer: 'What Happens in the Kremlin Stays in the Kremlin' (VIDEO)

Posted by
Kelly Woo on Apr 26th 2013, 12:22PM

Apr 26th 2013, 12:22PM

Box Office: Is 'G.I. Joe: Retaliation' a Success or a Disappointment?

Posted by
Gary Susman on Apr 1st 2013, 6:20AM

Apr 1st 2013, 6:20AM

Huff Post review: A Good Day to Die Hard (2013) dies badly...

Posted by
Scott Mendelson on Feb 18th 2013, 6:08PM

Feb 18th 2013, 6:08PM

You Review: What Everyone's Saying About 'A Good Day To Die Hard' (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on Feb 15th 2013, 10:08AM

Feb 15th 2013, 10:08AM

John McClane's 'Die Hard' Feats: 57 Jaw-Dropping Stunts By Bruce Willis's Character

Posted by
Max Evry on Feb 13th 2013, 12:35PM

Feb 13th 2013, 12:35PM

'A Good Day To Die Hard' Clip: 'Lets Go Kill Some Scumbags' (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on Jan 30th 2013, 3:53AM

Jan 30th 2013, 3:53AM

2013 Award Nominations: Looper Was Robbed

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on Jan 28th 2013, 6:09AM

Jan 28th 2013, 6:09AM

'A Good Day To Die Hard' Teaser Trailer: John McClane Is The 007 Of Plainfield New Jersey (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on Oct 4th 2012, 11:14AM

Oct 4th 2012, 11:14AM

Joseph Gordon-Levitt, 'Looper' Star, On Makeup And His Mother

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on Sep 28th 2012, 8:26AM

Sep 28th 2012, 8:26AM

'Looper' Reviews: What Are The Critics Saying?

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on Sep 27th 2012, 12:10PM

Sep 27th 2012, 12:10PM

'Looper' Clip: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Does His Best Bruce Willis (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on Sep 17th 2012, 7:18AM

Sep 17th 2012, 7:18AM

'Looper' Mondo Posters: Check Out Two Custom Prints From The Movie (EXCLUSIVE)

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Sep 14th 2012, 4:28AM

Sep 14th 2012, 4:28AM

Terry Crews, Randy Couture Talk 'Expendables 2,' Casting For 'Expendables 3'

Posted by
Rick Mele on Aug 16th 2012, 10:15AM

Aug 16th 2012, 10:15AM

Popcorn Preview: 'Moonrise Kingdom'

Posted by
Leslie Sisman on May 31st 2012, 11:05AM

May 31st 2012, 11:05AM

Robert Altman's 'The Player': What Lessons Hollywood Has Learned From The Showbiz Satire

Posted by
Gary Susman on Apr 9th 2012, 12:04PM

Apr 9th 2012, 12:04PM

'Spartacus' Star Lands 'Die Hard' Role

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Feb 23rd 2012, 12:47PM

Feb 23rd 2012, 12:47PM


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