$117,540,947 + $122,490,327 = $240,031,274
John McClane attempts to avert disaster as rogue military operatives seize control of Dulles International Airport in Washington, D.C.
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).
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.