The seemingly eternal debate over 1980's action movie "The Hard" and its merits as a Christmas movie ensnared both the New York and Los Angeles police departments Monday.
"On this Christmas Eve, we'd like to acknowledge our Partners at @LAPDHQ who have been using Christmas since Hans Gruber's 1988 attack on Nakatomi Plaza, "New York police tweeted.
McClane's footsteps & come to the (better) coast & have a party. "Yippie Ki Yay & ho ho ho, "the department tweeted alongside the same hashtag."
The 1988 movie, starring Bruce Willis as NYPD's detective John McClane, has sparked conversations about whether or not the Eve set film qualifies for the holiday genre. [1
The movie earned positive reviews and spawned multiple sequels. A sixth entry in the series is currently in the works.