I enjoyed his style and never felt he thought he was more important than the story. I also got the feeling he got a kick out of interviewing artists. He had a great interview with Miles Davis many years ago.
And he was the voice of "Jazz from Lincoln Center" on public radio.
I was thinking of going to see it, but then I changed my mind after reading this. http://news.moviefone.com/2013/02/14/a-good-day-to-die-hard-review-bruce-willis_n_2689765.html 'A Good Day to Die Hard' Review: