Die Hard

An NYPD officer tries to save his wife and several others taken hostage by German terrorists during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles.

Grosses

Domestic (100%)
$83,008,852
Summary Details
DistributorTwentieth Century Fox
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Opening$601,851
21 theaters
Budget$28,000,000
Release Date (Wide)Jul 15, 1988 (Jul 22, 1988)
Running Time2 hr 12 min
GenresAction Thriller
In Release175 days/25 weeks
Widest Release1,713 theaters
DateRankWeekly %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeek
Jul 15-2112$3,042,073-21-$144,860$3,042,0731
Jul 22-283$10,991,054+261.3%1,276+1,255$8,613$14,033,1272
Jul 29-Aug 44$9,645,675-12.2%1,324+48$7,285$23,678,8023
Aug 5-113$8,993,433-6.8%1,338+14$6,721$32,672,2354
Aug 12-183$8,830,700-1.8%1,713+375$5,155$41,502,9355
Aug 19-254$6,828,982-22.7%1,629-84$4,192$48,331,9176
Aug 26-Sep 15$5,358,392-21.5%1,432-197$3,741$53,690,3097
Sep 2-84$5,617,715+4.8%1,461+29$3,845$59,308,0248
Sep 9-154$3,535,801-37.1%1,422-39$2,486$62,843,8259
Sep 16-222$3,241,349-8.3%1,371-51$2,364$66,085,17410
Sep 23-293$2,651,203-18.2%1,282-89$2,068$68,736,37711
Sep 30-Oct 64$2,520,487-4.9%1,213-69$2,077$71,256,86412
Oct 7-137$1,819,601-27.8%1,050-163$1,732$73,076,46513
Oct 14-208$1,262,347-30.6%968-82$1,304$74,338,81214
Oct 21-2713$1,161,988-8%829-139$1,401$75,500,80015
Oct 28-Nov 312$962,230-17.2%740-89$1,300$76,463,03016