Die Hard
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1988
Director: John McTiernan
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 024543-482413
Running time: 2:12 (132 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim
Format: 2.35:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: November 20, 2007
Collection type: Owned (#2997)
Status: Available
Purchase date: February 22, 2009
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 10 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
High above the city of L.A., a team of terrorists has seized a building, taken hostages, and declared war. But one man slips away unnoticed—an off-duty cop named John McClane (Bruce Willis)—and now he's the only chance anyone has. A crackling action thriller from beginning to end, Die Hard explodes with heart-stopping suspense!
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Genres
Action
Suspense/Thriller
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Twentieth Century Fox
 • Gordon Company
 • Silver Pictures
Media Companies:
 • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  DTS HD Master Audio 5.1
English  Dolby Digital Surround
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Spanish  Dolby Digital 5.1
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
Chinese
Commentary
English
Korean
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Bonus Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Gallery
 • Enhanced for D-Box
Crew
Direction
John McTiernan....Director
Writing
Roderick Thorp....Original Material By
Jeb Stuart....Screenwriter
Steven E. De Souza....Screenwriter
Production
Charles Gordon....Executive Producer
Lawrence Gordon....Producer
Joel Silver....Producer
Cinematography
Jan De Bont....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Frank J. Urioste....Film Editor
John F. Link....Film Editor
Music
Michael Kamen....Composer
Sound
Al Overton....Production Sound Mixer
Don Bassman....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Kevin F. Cleary....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Richard Overton....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Marilyn Vance-Straker....Costume Designer
Jackson DeGovia....Production Designer
John R. Jensen....Art Director
Scott H. Eddo....Make-up Artist
Wes Dawn....Make-up Artist
Jim Kail....Make-up Artist
Barry Delaney....Costume Designer
Cast
Bruce Willis....John McClane
Bonnie Bedelia....Holly Gennaro McClane
Reginald VelJohnson....Sgt. Al Powell
Paul Gleason....Dwayne T. Robinson
De'voreaux White....Argyle
William Atherton....Thornburg
Hart Bochner....Ellis
James Shigeta....Takagi
Terrorists
Alan Rickman....Hans Gruber
Alexander Godunov....Karl
Bruno Doyon....Franco
Andreas Wisniewski....Tony
Clarence Gilyard, Jr.....Theo
Joey Plewa....Alexander
Lorenzo Caccialanza....Marco
Gerard Bonn....Kristoff
Dennis Hayden....Eddie
Al Leong....Uli
Gary Roberts....Heinrich
Hans Buhringer....Fritz
Wilhelm von Homburg....James
Robert Davi....Big Johnson
Grand L. Bush....Little Johnson
Bill Marcus....City Engineer
Rick Ducommun....City Worker
Matt Landers....Capt. Mitchell
Carmine Zozzora....Rivers
Dustyn Taylor....Ginny
George Christy....Hasseldorf
Anthony Peck....Young Cop
Man & Woman
Cheryl Baker
Richard Parker
David Ursin....Harvey Johnson
Mary Ellen Trainor....Gail Wallens
Diana James....Supervisor
Shelley Pogoda....Dispatcher
Hostages
Selma Archerd
Scot Bennett
Rebecca Broussard
Kate Finlayson
Shanna Higgins
Kym Malin
Taylor Fry....Lucy McClane
Noah Land....John Jr.
Betty Carvalho....Paulina
Kip Waldo....Convenience Store Clerk
Mark Goldstein....Station Manager
Tracy Reiner....Thornburg's Assistant
Guards
Rick Cicetti
Fred Lerner
Bill Margolin....Producer
Cameramen
Bob Jennings
Bruce P. Schultz
David Katz....Soundman
Robert Lesser....Businessman
Stella Hall....Stewardess
Terri Lynn Doss....Girl at Airport
Jon E. Greene....Boy at Airport
P. Randall Bowers....Kissing Man
Michele Laybourn....Girl in Window