New York cop John McCLane (Bruce Willis) flies to Los Angeles on Christmas eve to spend the holidays with his family. He arrives at the Nakatomi corporation building for his wife's office party. International terrorists take over the building and hold every one as hostage to steel 600 million dollars of bonds from the vaults of the building. Now its up to McCLane to face the terrorists and save his wife and the other hostages.
- John McTiernan
- Bruce Willis, Bonnie Bedelia, William Atherton, Hart Bochner
- 131 min