films – Cinema Akil

John McTiernan
USA | 18+ | 132 min | Action, Thriller | English

NYPD cop John McClane goes on a Christmas vacation to visit his wife Holly in Los Angeles where she works for the Nakatomi Corporation. While they are at the Nakatomi headquarters for a Christmas party, a group of robbers led by Hans Gruber take control of the building and hold everyone hostage, with the exception of John, while they plan to perform a lucrative heist. Unable to escape and with no immediate police response, John is forced to take matters into his own hands.


  • Nominated for 4 Academy Awards / Included in the National American Film Registry