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The Resource Die hard, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; a John McTiernan film ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Joel Silver ; directed by John McTiernan ; screenplay by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. de Souza

Die hard, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; a John McTiernan film ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Joel Silver ; directed by John McTiernan ; screenplay by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. de Souza

Label
Die hard
Title
Die hard
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents ; a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; a John McTiernan film ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Joel Silver ; directed by John McTiernan ; screenplay by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. de Souza
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
New York detective John McClane has just arrived in Los Angeles to spend Christmas with his family. As he waits for his estranged wife's office Christmas party to break up, German terrorists occupy the building, and McClane wages a one-man war to stop them
Cataloging source
IHI
Characteristic
videorecording
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Die hard (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music, Michael Kamen ; visual effects, Richard Edlund ; film editors, Frank J. Urioste, A.C.E. and John F. Link ; production designer, Jackson DeGovia ; Director of photography, Jan De Bont ; executive producer, Charles Gordon
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Soundtrack in English or French with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
  • PS3570.H67
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • .N6222 2007
  • .D54 2007
PerformerNote
Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Alexander Godunov, Bonnie Bedelia, Reginald Veljohnson, William Atherton, Paul Gleason, Hart Bochner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1936-
  • 1833-1864
  • 1955-
  • 1946-
  • 1949-1995
  • 1952-
  • 1939-2006
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  • Gordon, Lawrence
  • Silver, Joel
  • Stuart, Jeb
  • De Souza, Steve
  • McTiernan, John
  • Willis, Bruce
  • Rickman, Alan
  • Bedelia, Bonnie
  • Godunov, Alexander
  • Veljohnson, Reginald
  • Atherton, William
  • Gleason, Paul
  • Bochner, Hart
  • Thorp, Roderick
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Gordon Company
  • Silver Pictures
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
132
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  • Thorp, Roderick
  • McClane, John (Fictitious character)
  • Terrorists
  • Hostages
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorismo
  • Rehenes
  • Policía
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Die hard, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; a John McTiernan film ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Joel Silver ; directed by John McTiernan ; screenplay by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. de Souza
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel "Nothing lasts forever" by Roderick Thorp
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
  • Special features: Commentary by director John McTiernan and production designer Jackson DeGovia; scene-specific commentary by special effects supervisor Richard Edlund; subtitle commentary by various cast and crew; branching version with the extended power shutdown scene cut back in
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21046729
Dimensions
4 3/4 in (12 cm)
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (132 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543440864
  • 024543440826
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2244082
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn154217744
  • (OCoLC)154217744
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; region 1, Dolby Digital. 5.1 Dobly Surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Die hard, Twentieth Century Fox presents ; a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; a John McTiernan film ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Joel Silver ; directed by John McTiernan ; screenplay by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. de Souza
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel "Nothing lasts forever" by Roderick Thorp
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
  • Special features: Commentary by director John McTiernan and production designer Jackson DeGovia; scene-specific commentary by special effects supervisor Richard Edlund; subtitle commentary by various cast and crew; branching version with the extended power shutdown scene cut back in
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21046729
Dimensions
4 3/4 in (12 cm)
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (132 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543440864
  • 024543440826
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2244082
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn154217744
  • (OCoLC)154217744
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; region 1, Dolby Digital. 5.1 Dobly Surround
Video recording format
DVD

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