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

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

Label
Die hard
Title
Die hard
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Joel Silver ; screenplay by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. De Souza ; directed by John McTiernan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A New York detective visiting his estranged wife is the only hope when terrorists seize a Los Angeles high-rise and take hostages
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Jan de Bont ; production design, Jackson DeGovia ; editors, Frank J. Urioste, John F. Link ; music, Michael Kamen
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • In English or French with optional English or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D54 2007
PerformerNote
Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Alexander Godunov, Bonnie Bedelia, Reginald Veljohnson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-
  • 1955-
  • 1949-1995
  • 1946-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McTiernan, John
  • Stuart, Jeb
  • De Souza, Steve
  • Lawrence, Gordon
  • Silver, Joel
  • Kamen, Michael
  • Willis, Bruce
  • Rickman, Alan
  • Godunov, Alexander
  • Bedelia, Bonnie
  • Veljohnson, Reginald
  • Thorpe, Roderick
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Gordon Company
  • Silver Pictures
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
132
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thorp, Roderick
  • Thorp, Roderick
  • Terrorism
  • Hostages
  • Rescues
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Die hard, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Joel Silver ; screenplay by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. De Souza ; directed by John McTiernan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel Nothing lasts forever by Roderick Thorp
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1988
  • Special features: commentary by director and production designer; scene-specific commentary by special effects supervisor; subtitle commentary by various cast and crew; branching version with extended power shutdown scene
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
1513221
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
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
  • 00024543440864
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2244086
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1513221
  • (Sirsi) 1513221
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Die hard, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Gordon Company/Silver Pictures production ; produced by Lawrence Gordon and Joel Silver ; screenplay by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. De Souza ; directed by John McTiernan
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel Nothing lasts forever by Roderick Thorp
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1988
  • Special features: commentary by director and production designer; scene-specific commentary by special effects supervisor; subtitle commentary by various cast and crew; branching version with extended power shutdown scene
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
1513221
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
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
  • 00024543440864
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2244086
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1513221
  • (Sirsi) 1513221
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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