About the film
based on novel or book terrorist s.w.a.t. hostage fbi kidnapping vault murder heist shootout los angeles, california one man army one night christmas 1980s action hero
Release Date: July 15, 1988
|Slogan||:||«Forty Stories. Twelve Terrorists. One Cop.»|
|Production Companies||:||Gordon Company, Silver Pictures, 20th Century Fox|
|Producers||:||Joel Silver, Lawrence Gordon, Jackie Burch, Lloyd Levin, Ferne Cassel, Charles Gordon, Beau Marks, Beau Marks, Joel Marx, Ken H. Rosen|
|Writers||:||Steven E. de Souza, Jeb Stuart, Roderick Thorp|
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.