|Bruce Willis returns as the heroic cop who battles not only terrorists, but also an incompetent airport police chief (Dennis Franz), the hard-headed commander (John Amos) of the Army's anti-terrorist squad and a deadly winter snowstorm.|
The runways are littered with death and destruction, and McClane is in a race against time. His wife (Bonnie Bedelia) is trapped on one of the planes circling overhead, which is desperately low on fuel. It's all-out war, a heart-stopping, jet-propelled journey filled with excitement and terror. Fasten your seat belts!
"...zooms along like a roller coaster tanked with jet fuel. Rita Kempley, Washington Post
"...an especially well-crafted picture...terrific entertainment. Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times
Editor's NoteIn this sequel to the classic action movie, renegade commandos seize a major international airport to rescue a drug lord from justice. Detective John McClane (Bruce Willis), there to meet his wife, must battle incompetent airport security, hard-headed, gung-ho anti-terrorist squads and a deadly winter snowstorm to break the terrorist's grip before his wife's plane runs out of fuel. Based on the novel "58 Minutes" by Walter Wager.
|Charles Gordon - Producer|
|Doug Richardson - Screenplay|
|Michael Kamen - Original Music By|
|Michael Levy - Executive Producer|
|Oliver Wood - Cinematographer|
|Renny Harlin - Director|
|Robert A. Ferretti - Editor|
|Steven E. de Souza - Screenplay|
|Walter Wager - Based On Novel By|