THIS WEEK’S HOSTS:
Niall McGowan & Jonfen Parker of The Batman ’89 Minute
John and Al’s conversation is interrupted by Hans.
“Touching, Cowboy,” says Hans, “Touching. Or should I call you — Mister McClane? Mister Officer John McClane of the New York Police Department?”
Listening in from the news van, Thornburg turns to his assistant, Mary, and says, “Get on the phone to Harry in New York. C’mon, babe! Move!”
“Got it!” replies Mary, leaving.
“Better get ahold of somebody in Dispatch,” says Al to another police officer.
“Sister Teresa called me Mister McClane in the third grade,” replies John to Hans on the walkie-talkie, “my friends call me John. And you’re neither, s—head.”
“I have someone who wants to talk to you,” says Hans. “A very special friend who was with you at the party tonight.” John closes his eyes.
Hans holds the walkie-talkie out to Ellis. “Hey,” says Ellis, “John-Boy!”
McClane pauses. “Ellis?” says John.
“Yeah,” says Ellis. “Now listen, John. They’ve given me some minutes to try and talk some sense into you. I know you think you’re doing your job and I can appreciate that, but you’re just dragging this thing out. Now look–”
IN THIS MINUTE:
Hart Bochner as Harry Ellis
Alan Rickman as Hans Gruber
Bruno Doyon as Franco
Alexander Godunov as Karl
Reginald VelJohnson as Sgt. Al Powell
Tracy Reiner as Mary
William Atherton as Richard Thornburg