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John McClane, the main character of the Die Hard series.

Die Hard is an action movie series owned by 20th Century Studios.


  • Die Hard (July 15, 1988)
  • Die Hard 2 (July 4, 1990)
  • Die Hard with a Vengeance (May 19, 1995)
  • Live Free or Die Hard (June 27, 2007)
  • A Good Day to Die Hard (February 14, 2013)

Video games

  • Die Hard (July 19, 1991), Commodore 64, NES, DOS, Turbografx-16.
  • Die Hard 2: Die Harder (???), MS-DOS, Commodore 64, Commodore Amiga, Atari ST.
  • Die Hard Arcade (1996), Arcade, Sega Saturn. Released as an original property, Dynamite Deka, in Japan.
  • Die Hard Trilogy (August 31, 1996), PlayStation, Microsoft Windows, Sega Saturn.
  • Die Hard Trilogy 2 (February 29, 2000), PlayStation, PC.
  • Die Hard: Nakatomi Plaza (April 22, 2002), PC.
  • Die Hard: Vendetta (November 15, 2002), GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox.
  • Die Hard (???), Java phones.
  • Die Hard 4.0: The Mobile Game
  • A Good Day to Die Hard (February 14, 2013), iOS, Android, Kindle Fire.


  • Die Hard: Year One (September 30, 2009 - April 12, 2010)
  • A Million Ways to Die Hard (October 16, 2018)


A Die Hard Christmas (October 24, 2017)

Links to other series

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The Simpsons 199074 July 4, 1990 An episode of The Simpsons is seen on a TV in Die Hard 2; Homer writes a letter to Die Hard in the Simpsons episode "My Mother the Carjacker". 2
5Arrow R.png Loaded Weapon 1 199325 February 5, 1993 A character resembling John McClane from Die Hard appears in Loaded Weapon 1. 3

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Dynamite Deka 199607 July 1996 Dynamite Deka is a spinoff of Die Hard Arcade. 1
5Arrow R.png Dexter's Laboratory 1998422 April 22, 1998 Various scenes of the Dexter's Laboratory episode "Blackfoot and Slim" spoof Die Hard. 3
5Arrow R.png Friends 2000119 November 9, 2000 Die Hard is mentioned several times in the Friends episode "The One With The Nap Partners". 2
5Arrow R.png Spider-Man 20011019 October 19, 2001 During a scene in Spider-Man 2: Enter Electro, Spider-Man will sometimes say "Come out to the coast, have a few laughs", a line from Die Hard. 3
5Arrow R.png The Fairly OddParents 2002322 March 22, 2002 There are several references to Die Hard in The Fairly OddParents episode "Action Packed". 3
5Arrow R.png Shark Tale 2004101 October 1, 2004 There is a reference to Die Hard in Shark Tale. 3
5Arrow R.png The Office 2006921 September 21, 2006 Die Hard is mentioned in several episodes of The Office. 2
5Arrow R.png Supernatural 2007419 April 19, 2007 Several episodes of Supernatural feature references to Die Hard. 2
5Arrow R.png Angry Video Game Nerd 200765 June 5, 2007 The twenty-eighth episode of The Angry Video Game Nerd is a review of the NES game Die Hard. 2
5Arrow R.png Alvin and the Chipmunks 20071214 December 14, 2007 During a scene in Alvin and the Chipmunks, Alvin says "Yippee ki yay, mamacita!", a reference to a similar quote in Die Hard. 3
5Arrow R.png Rio 2011322 March 22, 2011 Die Hard is referenced several times in Rio; a parody titled Fly Hard is mentioned. 3
5Arrow R.png Jump Street 2012316 March 16, 2012 Die Hard is mentioned in 21 Jump Street. 2
5Arrow R.png The Irate Gamer 20130208 February 08, 2013 The Irate Gamer reviews Die Hard on NES 2
5Arrow R.png Brooklyn Nine-Nine 2013101 October 1, 2013 Die Hard is the favorite movie of Brooklyn Nine-Nine character Jake Peralta, and is mentioned frequently throughout the series. 2
5Arrow R.png Bob's Burgers 2014104 October 4, 2014 Gene creates a musical based on Die Hard in the Bob's Burgers episode "Work Hard or Die Trying, Girl". 2
5Arrow R.png The Amazing World of Gumball 201473 July 3, 2014 The episode "The Recipe" of The Amazing World of Gumball features several references to Die Hard. 3
5Arrow R.png Pop Team Epic 2018131 January 31, 2018 All three DVD release covers of the Pop Team Epic anime are parodies of Die Hard posters. 3
5Arrow R.png Puppy Dog Pals 2018323 March 23, 2018 There is a reference to Die Hard in the Puppy Dog Pals episode "The Great Shirt Rescue". 3
5Arrow R.png The Lego Movie 201928 February 8, 2019 Die Hard is referenced in The Lego Movie 2. 3
5Arrow R.png Avengers (Marvel) 2019426 April 26, 2019 Die Hard is mentioned in Avengers: Endgame. 2
5Arrow R.png Nostalgia Critic 20191225 December 25, 2019 The Nostalgia Critic reviews Die Hard. 2
5Arrow R.png Murder by Numbers 202035 March 5, 2020 John McClane, the protagonist of Die Hard, is mentioned in Murder by Numbers. 2
5Arrow R.png Call of Duty 20210520 May 20, 2021 In the event featured in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, Call of Duty: Warzone and Call of Duty: Mobile called '80s Action Heroes, the event features John McClane from Die Hard. 1
5Arrow R.png Solar Opposites 20211122 November 22, 2021 Terry mentions Die Hard in the Solar Opposites episode "A Very Solar Holiday Opposites Special". 2