Released Date
July 4, 1990
Distributor
Twentieth Century Fox
Genre
Action
Rating
R
Budget
$70,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$117,540,947 + $122,490,327 = $240,031,274
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Bruce Willis

as Lieutenant John McClane

82

John Amos

as Major Gran

69

Reginald VelJohnson

as Sergeant Al Powell

73

Bonnie Bedelia

as Holly Gennero McClane

71

William Sadler

as Colonel Stuart

77

Dennis Franz

as Carmine Lorenzo

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Fred Thompson

as Ed Trudeau

80

Franco Nero

as General Ramon Esperanza

74

William Atherton

as Richard

About Die Hard 2

John McClane attempts to avert disaster as rogue military operatives seize control of Dulles International Airport in Washington, D.C.

About

This sequel finds John McClane fighting rogue military operatives after they seize control of an airport. The film is followed in the series by Die Hard with a Vengeance (1995). 

Trivia

The movie grossed $240 million at the box office globally. The script for the film was based on the 1987 Walter Wager novel 58 Minutes.