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Die hard / 20th Century Fox presents a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; a John McTiernan film ; producers, Lawrence Gordon, Joel Silver ; screenplay, Jeb Stuart, Steven E. de Souza ; director, John McTiernan.

Gordon, Lawrence, 1936- (Added Author). Silver, Joel. (Added Author). Stuart, Jeb, 1833-1864 (Added Author). De Souza, Steve. (Added Author). McTiernan, John. (Added Author). Willis, Bruce, 1955- (Added Author). Rickman, Alan. (Added Author). Godunov, Alexander, 1949-1995 (Added Author). Bedelia, Bonnie, 1946- (Added Author). Urioste, Frank (Added Author). Link, John F. (Added Author). Kamen, Michael. (Added Author). Thorp, Roderick. (Added Author). Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation. (Added Author). Gordon Company. (Added Author). Silver Pictures. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author). Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Alexander Godunov, Bonnie Bedelia. (Cast).

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Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Garrett PL - Garrett DVD DIE (Text) 30010170629854 DVD Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Downtown Newburgh DVD DIE (2 DISCS) (Text) 39206018940435 Audiovisual - DVD Available -
Whiting Public Library DVD FIC DIE (Text) 51735010771003 Adult department--DVDs Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 135 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2001]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988.
Based on the novel by Roderick Thorp.
Bonus features: Disc 1: 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; DVD-ROM features: script-to-scene comparison; Disc 2: two extended scenes: Airplane sequence and Power shutdown scene; the cutting room re-edit and re-mix your favorite scenes; deleted lines and sequences reel; gag reel ; newscasts; interactive articles from American Cinematographer and Cinefex Magazine; full-length screenplay; still gallery; trailers and TV spots; DVD-ROM features: links and game demos.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1: main feature plus commentaries -- Disc 2: special features.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editors, Frank J. Urioste, John F. Link ; music, Michael Kamen.
Participant or Performer Note:
Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Alexander Godunov, Bonnie Bedelia.
Summary, etc.:
On Christmas Eve a team of terrorists has seized a building in L.A. and taken hostages. A New York cop, in town to spend the holidays with his estranged wife, is the only hope for the people held by the cunning and savage criminals.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; THX.
System requirements for DVD-ROM feature: PC with windows; some of these enhanced DVD features will not work on MAC; these discs will not work in a CD-ROM drive.
Language Note:
Subject: Terrorists > Drama.
Heroes > Drama.
Terrorismo > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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