“Hey, well, as far as I’m concerned, progress peaked with frozen pizza.” ~ John McClane
From playing the iconic Irish detective John McClane in the Die Hard films to starring alongside the hilarious Damon Wayans in the 1991 action comedy The Last Boy Scout, Bruce Willis has starred in some of the greatest action movies of all-time!
Join us as we take a closer look at Willis’ outstanding filmography by highlighting 25 of the action star’s greatest films to date.
25. Mercury Rising (1998)
Synopsis: A renegade FBI agent who combats ruthless federal agents to protect Simon (Miko Hughes), a 9-year-old autistic boy who has cracked the government’s new unbreakable code. He can read MERCURY, the most advanced encryption code yet created, as easily as other kids read English. This ability renders the new billion-dollar secret code vulnerable, especially if enemies of the United States should learn of Simon’s abilities and capture him.
Starring: Bruce Willis, Alec Baldwin, Miko Hughes, Chi McBride, and Kim Dickens
Director: Harold Becker