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Yippee Ki Yay -- Have a Die Hard Christmas at Two Showings This Week

Have a Die Hard Christmas! Last week Amanda Moutinho unwrapped her list of the Five Least Christmas-y Christmas Movies. And one of her favorites, Die Hard, will be showing not once but twice this week, in a special gift to this city's fans of merry mayhem. Keep reading for the details on how to catch Santa's favorite elf, John McClane, in action. See also: Top Five Least Christmas-y Christmas Movies

Buntport Theater is celebrating Colorado Gives Day by showing Die Hard at 7 p.m. tonight, December 9, with popcorns and prizes -- "Everything you want all in one place!," the crew promises.

No reservations are necessary -- but donations to Buntport are welcome. The theater is located at 717 Lipan Street; find more details here.

And the Denver Film Society will show what it calls "the greatest Christmas movie of all time" on Friday, December 12 at Films on Tap: Die Hard. At the monthly Films on Tap, DFS provides the rules and the drinks (the first fifty people get a free beer courtesy of Breckenridge Breweries). Die Hard will come down at 9:30 p.m. Friday at the Sie FilmCenter starts at 9:30 p.m.; find more details here.

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