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.
|Release Date||July 15th, 1988|
|Directors||John McTiernan, Marion Tumen|
|Writers||Roderick Thorp, Jeb Stuart, Steven E. de Souza|
|Production Companies||Gordon Company, Silver Pictures, 20th Century Fox|
|Production Country||United States of America|
|Plot Keywords||helicopter, journalist, based on novel or book, terrorist, skyscraper, christmas party, s.w.a.t., hostage, kidnapping, vault, fistfight, murder, heist, shootout, los angeles, one man army, explosion, violence, fbi agent, walkie talkie, christmas eve, elevator shaft, one night, action hero|