NYPD cop, John McClane's plan to reconcile with his estranged wife is thrown for a serious loop when minutes after he arrives at her office, the entire building is overtaken by a group of terrorists. With little help from the LAPD, wisecracking McClane sets out to single-handedly rescue the hostages and bring the bad guys down.

Directing:
  • John McTiernan

Writing:
  • Steven E. de Souza
  • Jeb Stuart
  • Roderick Thorp

Stars:
Release Date: 1988-07-15
themoviedb icon 7.4/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: English | Deutsch | Italiano
  • Runtime: 131
  • Budget: $28,000,000
  • Revenue: $140,767,956