Top 9: Best scenes from the legendary 1998 film ‘Armageddon’ [VIDEO]

Taylor Bigler Entertainment Editor
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What if Bruce Willis and Ben Affleck had been able to prevent the meteorite explosion over Russia? That’s pretty much what happened in Michael Bay’s 1998 classic film “Armageddon,” where the dire circumstances were much more melodramatic and Aerosmith-adjacent.

In the film, oil riggers and mortal enemies Willis and Affleck must join forces with NASA in order to save the world from an inevitable asteroid.

Let us not forget that this is when Aerosmith’s, “Don’t Wanna Miss a Thing” was introduced into our lives. Thank you, Michael Bay and Steven Tyler.

Watch the 9 best scenes from “Armageddon” and we dare you not to listen to that Aerosmith song over and over and over again today:

Meteor hits New York City, but adorable dog Little Richard lives


Harry finds out that A.J. is sleeping with his daughter, attempts to kill him


Harry and the group will do the mission, but only under a few conditions

All of the oil drillers on the NASA mission must undergo physical and psychological evaluations

A.J. sings “Leaving on a Jet Plane” to Grace, and everyone else joins in 


A.J. plays with animal crackers on Grace’s stomach and Aerosmith’s “Don’t Wanna Miss a Thing” plays in the background


Oscar is 98 percent excited and 2 percent scared, or maybe 98 percent scare and 2 percent excited 

Grace finds out whether her A.J. or her Harry will die in an asteroid explosion

Harry sacrifices his life in order to save the world, Grace cries


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