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Die Hard

The pumped-up, high tech surprise hit of 1988; a triumph of slick direction and lowbrow thrills, marred but not spoiled by a sour aftertaste. On Christmas Eve, a New York cop (Willis) arrives in Los Angeles to spend the holidays with his estranged wife (B… (more)

Released: 1988

Rating: R

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01:24 — A New York City cop goes head to head with terrorists who have invaded his estranged wife's office building. Big-budget thrills!
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01:39 — A New York City cop goes head to head with terrorists who have invaded his estranged wife's office building. Big-budget thrills!
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02:39 — A New York City cop goes head to head with terrorists who have invaded his estranged wife's office building. Big-budget thrills!

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Die Hard IFC

NYC cop John McClane fights terrorists in an L.A. high-rise in a bid to rescue his estranged wife, who happens to be one of the hostages. Meanwhile, the terrorists attempt to steal $600 million from a high-tech safe.

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NYC cop John McClane fights terrorists in an L.A. high-rise in a bid to rescue his estranged wife, who happens to be one of the hostages. Meanwhile, the terrorists attempt to steal $600 million from a high-tech safe.

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Die Hard BBC

NYC cop John McClane fights terrorists in an L.A. high-rise in a bid to rescue his estranged wife, who happens to be one of the hostages. Meanwhile, the terrorists attempt to steal $600 million from a high-tech safe.

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  • Released: 1988
  • Rating: R
  • Review: The pumped-up, high tech surprise hit of 1988; a triumph of slick direction and lowbrow thrills, marred but not spoiled by a sour aftertaste. On Christmas Eve, a New York cop (Willis) arrives in Los Angeles to spend the holidays with his estranged wife (B… (more)

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