Die Hard (1988)

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.

All Releases

Domestic (59.2%)
$83,844,093
International (40.8%)
$57,759,104
Worldwide
$141,603,197
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorTwentieth Century Fox
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Domestic Opening$601,851
Budget$28,000,000
Earliest Release DateJuly 15, 1988 (Domestic)
Running Time2 hr 12 min
GenresAction Thriller

By Release

Release GroupRolloutMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
Original ReleaseJuly 15, 1988Domestic$83,008,852$83,008,852
30th Anniversary ReleaseNovember 11-December 7, 2018Domestic, EMEA$510,241$110,284$620,525
2020 Re-releaseDecember 4, 20204 markets$325,000$98,221$423,221
1993 Re-releaseUnited Kingdom$387,375$387,375

By Region

Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Domestic3$83,844,093925
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Japan$14,377,437651
Australia1$2,372,6501,575
South Korea$2,048,1901,502
Taiwan$1,644,032430
Hong Kong$1,384,738645
Singapore$532,708870
Malaysia$442,429967
Philippines$364,538908
Thailand$250,6381,376
New Zealand1$140,7732,316
India$93,0241,433
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
United Kingdom3$5,244,9351,387
Germany$5,173,1221,082
Spain$4,183,0641,012
Sweden$3,591,228235
France$2,862,0152,053
Netherlands$1,422,747983
Belgium$1,175,938723
Denmark$1,014,489635
Finland$929,767445
Italy$846,6772,571
S/E/W Africa$833,83118
Israel$604,006543
Norway$541,8841,088
Switzerland$424,608827
Portugal$333,6371,189
Austria$272,6461,774
Greece and Cyprus$123,90044
Romania$93,6731,053
Egypt$40,2331,042
LATAM# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Brazil$1,445,2511,224
Mexico$1,418,1361,650
Puerto Rico$318,644129
Central America$309,155128
Colombia$298,9671,020
Venezuela$205,0921,252
Argentina$158,9142,006
Peru$107,6341,565
Chile$85,9941,471
Uruguay$27,7751,361
Bolivia$19,9851,366
Detailed breakdowns are not available for some areas.