The Resource Die hard, Twentieth Century Fox ; a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; a John McTiernan film, (DVD)

Die hard, Twentieth Century Fox ; a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; a John McTiernan film, (DVD)

Label
Die hard
Title
Die hard
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox ; a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; a John McTiernan film
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • engfre
  • engspa
  • eng
Summary
John McClane, a New York City detective newly arrived in Los Angeles, rescues office workers held hostage by terrorists in their office building
Cataloging source
IPL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, Lawrence Gordon, Joel Silver ; screenplay, Jeb Stuart, Steven E. De Souza ; director, John McTiernan ; music, Michael Kamen
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • In English and French with subtitles in English and Spanish
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Alexander Godunov, Bonnie Bedelia
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1946-
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  • Willis, Bruce
  • Rickman, Alan
  • Godunov, Alexander
  • Bedelia, Bonnie
  • Thorp, Roderick
  • McTiernan, John
  • Gordon, Lawrence
  • Silver, Joel
  • Stuart, Jeb
  • De Souza, Steve
  • Kamen, Michael
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Gordon Company
  • Silver Pictures
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
132
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  • Adventure films
  • Police films
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Die hard, Twentieth Century Fox ; a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; a John McTiernan film, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videocassette release of the 1988 motion picture
  • Based upon the novel by Roderick Thorp
Accompanying material
1 guide ([8] p. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Bonus features: Disc 1. Commentary / director John McTiernan ; production designer Jackson DeGovia -- Scene-specific commentary / special effects supervisor Richard Edlund -- Subtitle commentary / various cast and crew -- Branching version with the extended power shutdown scene cut back in -- DVD-ROM: Script-to-screen comparison. Disc 2. 2 extended scenes: Airplane sequence and Power shutdown scene -- 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 links and game demos
Control code
  • a328751
  • ocm49855774
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Five star collection, widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (132 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2001256
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Dolby surround ; THX
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Die hard, Twentieth Century Fox ; a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; a John McTiernan film, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Videocassette release of the 1988 motion picture
  • Based upon the novel by Roderick Thorp
Accompanying material
1 guide ([8] p. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Bonus features: Disc 1. Commentary / director John McTiernan ; production designer Jackson DeGovia -- Scene-specific commentary / special effects supervisor Richard Edlund -- Subtitle commentary / various cast and crew -- Branching version with the extended power shutdown scene cut back in -- DVD-ROM: Script-to-screen comparison. Disc 2. 2 extended scenes: Airplane sequence and Power shutdown scene -- 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 links and game demos
Control code
  • a328751
  • ocm49855774
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Five star collection, widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (132 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2001256
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Dolby surround ; THX
Video recording format
laserdisc

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