R | | Action, Adventure, Thriller
John McClane and a Harlem store owner are targeted by German terrorist Simon Gruber in New York City, where he plans to rob the Federal Reserve Building.
Trucks aren't allowed on the F.D.R., as stated in the movie by Detective Connie Kowalski (Colleen Camp), but the city made a special exception for the filmmakers.
Say hello to your brother.
Zeus' sleeve in the office is short and isn't cut but outside it is. It changes throughout the film.
The original release of the UK DVD version in 1999 was actually even more cut than the British video and cinema versions. Ironically, because the content did not exactly match the officially classified version, this much-sanitized release fell foul of British censorship laws, and was withdrawn.
English, German, Romanian
$22,162,245 (USA) (21 May 1995)