Die Hard 2

Die Hard 2 poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $117,323,878Details
International Box Office $122,490,147
Worldwide Box Office $239,814,025
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
66% - Fresh
Audience
70% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$70,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 3rd, 1990 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
February 13th, 2013 (Special Engagement) by NCM Fathom
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 124 minutes
Franchise: Die Hard
Keywords: Terrorism
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Silver Pictures

Cast

   John McClane
Bonnie Bedelia    Holly Gennaro McClane
William Atherton    Richard 'Dick' Thornburg, Reporter WWTW-TV News
Reginald VelJohnson    Sgt. Al Powell
Franco Nero    Gen. Ramon Esperanza
William Sadler    Col. Stuart
John Amos    Maj. Grant
Dennis Franz    Capt. Carmine Lorenzo
Art Evans    Leslie Barnes
Fred Dalton Thompson    Trudeau
Tom Bower    Marvin
Sheila McCarthy    Samantha Copeland
Don Harvey    Garber
Tony Ganios    Baker
Peter Nelson    Thompson
Robert Patrick    O'Reilly (Terrorist)
Michael Cunningham    Sheldon
John Leguizamo    Burke (Terrorist)
Tom Verica    Kahn
John Costelloe    Cochrane
Vondie Curtis-Hall    Miller
Mark Boone Jr.    Shockley
Ken Baldwin    Mulkey
Danny Weselis    Blue Light Team Member
Jeff Langton    Blue Light Team Member
Gregg Kovan    Blue Light Team Member
Danial Donai    Blue Light Team Member
Don Charles McGovern    Blue Light Team Member
Bob Cheli    Blue Light Team Member
Vincent Mazzella, Jr.    Blue Light Team Member
Dale Jacoby    Blue Light Team Member
Pat O'Neal    Corporal Telford
Jason Ross-Azikiwe    Sergeant
Ben Lemon    Sergeant
Karla Tamburrelli    Stewardess
Anthony Droz    Sergeant
Michael Francis Clarke    Pilot
Steve Pershing    Co-Pilot
Tom Everett    Navigator
Sherry Bilsing    Stewardess
Jeanne Bates    Older Woman
Colm Meaney    Pilot, Windsor Plane
Steffen Gregory Foster    Co-Pilot
James Lancaster    Navigator
Amanda Hillwood    Stewardess
Felicity Waterman    Stewardess
Alan Berger    Passenger
Vance Valencia    Pilot, Foreign Military Plane
Gilbert Garcia    Co-Pilot
Julian Reyes    Young Corporal
Richard Domeier    Cameraman, WNTW
David Katz    Soundman, WNTW
Robert Lipton    Chopper Pilot, WNTW
Robert Steinberg    Victor, WZDC
Paul Abascal    Director, WZDC
John Rubinow    Producer, WZDC
Bob Braun    Newscaster, WZDC
Dominique Jennings    Newscaster, WZDC
Carol Barbee    Newscaster, WZDC
Jerry E. Parrott    Engineer
Martin Lowery    Engineer
Robert Sacchi    Engineer
Dick McGarvin    Engineer
Edward Gero    Engineer
Stafford Morgan    Engineer
Robert J. Bennett    Engineer
Nick Angotti    Engineer
Jim Hudson    Engineer
Tom Finnegan    Engineer
Thomas Tofel    Engineer
Earl Bullock    Engineer
Wynn Irwin    Engineer
Rande Scott    Engineer
Ken Smolka    Engineer
Robert Costanzo    Vito Lorenzo
Lauren Letherer    Ren-a-car Girl
Connie Lillo-Thieman    Information Booth Girl
Ed DeFusco    Morgue Worker
Charles Lanyer    Justice Man
Bill Smillie    Custodian
Dwayne Hargray    Luggage Worker
John Cade    Lobby Cop
Paul Bollen    Airport Cop
Joseph Michael Roth    Airport Cop
David Willis, Sr.    Tow Truck Driver

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Lawrence Gordon
Producer    Joel Silver
Producer    Charles Gordon
Story Creator    Walter Wager
Screenwriter    Doug Richardson
Screenwriter    Steven E. de Souza
Co-Producer    Steve Perry
Executive Producer    Lloyd Levin
Executive Producer    Michael Levy
Director of Photography    Oliver Wood
Production Designer    John Vallone
Editor    Stuart Baird
Editor    Robert Ferretti
Costume Designer    Marilyn Vance
Composer    Michael Kamen
Associate Producer    Suzanne Todd
Line Producer    James Herbert
Assistant Director    Terry Miller
Second Unit Director    Charles Picerni
Production Manager    James Herbert
Art Director    Christian Wagener
Set Decorator    Robert Gould
Second Unit Camera    Frank Holgate
Visual Effects Supervisor    Michael J. McAlister
Costume Supervisor    Barbara Siebert-Bolticoff
Costume Supervisor    Barry Delaney
Sound Mixer    Tim Cooney
Re-recording Mixer    Sergio Reyes
Re-recording Mixer    Kevin F. Cleary
Re-recording Mixer    Richard Overton
Re-recording Mixer    Michael Jiron
Supervising Sound Editor    Robert G. Henderson
Supervising Sound Editor    Alan Robert Murray
Sound Editor    Bub Asman
Sound Editor    David M. Horton
Sound Editor    Walter Newman
Sound Editor    Virginia Cook-McGowan
Sound Editor    Jayme S. Parker
Sound Editor    Bruce Lacey
Music Editor    Christopher Brooks
Make up    Scott H. Eddo
Hairstylist    Paul Abascal
Special Make-up Effects    Thomas R. Burman
Special Make-up Effects    Bari Dreiband-Burman
Character Creator    Roderick Thorp
Casting Director    Jackie Burch
Stunt Coordinator    Charles Picerni

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/07/03 1 $3,692,833   2,507 $1,473   $3,692,833 0
1990/07/04 1 $5,926,700 +60% 2,507 $2,364   $9,619,533 1

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1990/07/06 1 $21,744,661   2,507 $8,674   $35,556,340 5
1990/07/13 1 $14,512,301 -33% 2,433 $5,965   $60,693,920 12
1990/07/20 2 $10,019,244 -31% 2,325 $4,309   $77,198,498 19
1990/07/27 5 $5,953,068 -41% 2,116 $2,813   $87,752,323 26
1990/08/03 6 $4,816,830 -19% 1,946 $2,475   $95,625,666 33
1990/08/10 9 $3,078,221 -36% 1,691 $1,820   $101,182,966 40
1990/08/17 11 $2,149,899 -30% 1,234 $1,742   $104,930,383 47

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