Die Hard is the most re-watched film of all time in the UK

How many times have you watched Die Hard?

According to a survey done by streaming service Now TV in the UK, the 1988 action film starring Bruce Willis has been re-watched 12 times by people making it the most re-watched movies in Britain.

Dirty Dancing and Wizard of Oz also top the top slots followed by Star Wars: A New Hope and Stars Wars: The Empires Strikes backs, which has been re-watched 11 times.

The survey also found that 79 per cent of the participants said that re-watching movie helps them feel nostalgic and comforted while 36 per cent said that it helps them forget their worries, reports The Independent.

Marina Storti, the managing director of Now TV, said: "It's clear to see that as a nation, we find watching our favourite films and TV shows to be the ultimate comfort blanket in times of worry and anxiety."

Other films in the most re-watched list include Mary Poppins, Back to the Future, The Lion King, Rocky, Top Gun and Jaws.

Compiled by Leandra Engelbrecht (Sources: The Independent)