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The Resource Die hard, 20th Century Fox ; a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; screenplay by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. De Souza ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Joel Silver ; directed by John McTiernan

Die hard, 20th Century Fox ; a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; screenplay by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. De Souza ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Joel Silver ; directed by John McTiernan

Label
Die hard
Title
Die hard
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; screenplay by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. De Souza ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Joel Silver ; directed by John McTiernan
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A team of terrorists has seized a building in L.A. and taken hostages. A New York cop, in town to spend Christmas with his estranged wife, is the only hope for the people held by the savage criminals
Cataloging source
JSY
Characteristic
videorecording
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Die hard (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Jan De Bont ; music, Michael Kamen
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
In English and French; subtitles in English and Spanish; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D527 2004
PerformerNote
Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Alexander Godunov, Bonnie Bedelia, Reginald Veljohnson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1949-1995
  • 1946-
  • 1952-
  • 1936-
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  • Willis, Bruce
  • Rickman, Alan
  • Godunov, Alexander
  • Bedelia, Bonnie
  • Veljohnson, Reginald
  • Stuart, Jeb
  • De Souza, Steve
  • Gordon, Lawrence
  • Silver, Joel
  • Thorp, Roderick
  • McTiernan, John
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Gordon Company
  • Silver Pictures
Runtime
132
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  • McClane, John (Fictitious character)
  • Police
  • Terrorists
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Die hard, 20th Century Fox ; a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; screenplay by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. De Souza ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Joel Silver ; directed by John McTiernan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Roderick Thorp
  • Videodisc release of the 1988 motion picture
  • Special features: commentary by director John McTiernan and production designer Jackson DeGovia ; Scene-specific commentary ; subtitle commentary ; branching version with 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (132 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543133490
  • 024543837671
  • 024543440871
  • 024543440864
  • 024543440864
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2223349
  • 2283767
  • 10457924
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56581583
  • (OCoLC)ocm56581583
  • 348910
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, letterboxed; Digital mastered; Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, Surround Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Die hard, 20th Century Fox ; a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; screenplay by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. De Souza ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Joel Silver ; directed by John McTiernan
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Roderick Thorp
  • Videodisc release of the 1988 motion picture
  • Special features: commentary by director John McTiernan and production designer Jackson DeGovia ; Scene-specific commentary ; subtitle commentary ; branching version with 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (132 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543133490
  • 024543837671
  • 024543440871
  • 024543440864
  • 024543440864
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2223349
  • 2283767
  • 10457924
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56581583
  • (OCoLC)ocm56581583
  • 348910
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, letterboxed; Digital mastered; Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, Surround Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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