Basic – John McTiernan

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Basic

John McTiernan

Genre: Drama

Price: $ 4.99

Release Date: March 28, 2003


Academy Award® nominees John Travolta (Best Actor in a Leading Role, Pulp Fiction, 1994) and Samuel L. Jackson (Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Pulp Fiction, 1994) team up with action director John McTiernan (Die Hard, The Hunt for Red October, Predator) in a white-knuckle "thrill ride with a twist you won't believe!" (MairiAnna Bachynsky, ATV/CTV Entertainment) Also starring Connie Nielsen (The Hunted, Gladiator), Giovanni Ribisi (Gone in Sixty Seconds), Brian Van Holt (Black Hawk Down), Taye Diggs (Chicago) and Roselyn Sanchez (Rush Hour 2). A DEA officer (Travolta) is recruited to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a famed U.S. Army drill instructor (Jackson) and a group of cadets on a routine military exercise in the jungles of Panama. But the journey to uncover the truth leads to some dangerous and unexpected places when two rescued survivors tell dramatically different versions of what transpired. "Totally mesmerizing." (Lisa Petrillo, WFOR/CBS (Miami)/Extra)

© © 2003 IM Filmproduktions und Vertriebs GmbH & Co. KG. All Rights Reserved.

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Last Action Hero – John McTiernan

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Last Action Hero

John McTiernan

Genre: Action & Adventure

Price: $ 4.99

Release Date: June 18, 1993


Arnold Schwarzenegger is movie idol Jack Slater in Last Action Hero, which follows the adventures of 11-year-old Danny (Austin O'Brien), whose magic ticket blasts him out of his theater seat and into an action movie. There he teams up with Slater, living his wildest fantasies in a celluloid world where anything is possible.

© © 1993 Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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The Thomas Crown Affair (1999) – John McTiernan

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The Thomas Crown Affair (1999)

John McTiernan

Genre: Thriller

Price: $ 4.99

Rental Price: $ 3.99

Release Date: August 6, 1999


Thrill-seeking billionaire Thomas Crown (Brosnan) loves nothing more than courting disaster and winning! So when his world becomes too stiflingly safe, he pulls off his boldest stunt ever: stealing a priceless painting in broad daylight from one of Manhattan's most heavily guarded museums. But his post-heist excitement soon pales beside an even greater challenge: Catherine Banning (Russo). A beautiful insurance investigator hired to retrieve the artwork, Catherine's every bit as intelligent, cunning and hungry for adventure as he is. And just when Thomas realizes he's finally met his match, she skillfully leads him into a daring game of cat and mouse that's more intoxicating and dangerous than anything either of them has ever experienced before!

© © 2003 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Die Hard: With a Vengeance – John McTiernan

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Die Hard: With a Vengeance

John McTiernan

Genre: Action & Adventure

Price: $ 14.99

Rental Price: $ 3.99

Release Date: May 19, 1995


On the streets of New York City, police officer John McClane (Bruce Willis) has just about seen it all. He's got a nose for danger, a penchant for being in the wrong place at the wrong time and a talent for overcoming incredible odds. But this time, danger is looking for him. Seeking a very personal and mysterious revenge against McClane, a malevolent genius named Simon (Jeremy Irons) is forcing the heroic cop to play a deadly game. The stakes: New York City itself. The game begins when a phone call from Simon sends McClane to Harlem, where he unexpectedly forms an alliance with the very unwilling Zeus Carver (Samuel L. Jackson). McClane and Zeus soon find themselves careening across the Big Apple, pursuing the deadly Simon, who's always one step ahead of them.

© © 1995 Cinergi Productions N.V., Inc. Cinergi Pictures Entertainment, Inc. and Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.

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Die Hard – John McTiernan

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Die Hard

John McTiernan

Genre: Action & Adventure

Price: $ 9.99

Rental Price: $ 2.99

Release Date: July 15, 1988


Facing Christmas 3,000 miles from his estranged wife and two children, New York policeman John McClane (Bruce Willis) flies to Los Angeles bearing presents and hoping to patch up his marriage. Stylish and cool Hans Gruber (Alan Rickman) is in Los Angeles as well for the holiday season, but he's not there to give out presents. He's there to take: more than $ 600 million in negotiable bearer bonds from the multinational Nakatomi Corporation, where McClane's wife Holly (Bonnie Bedelia) is an executive. When the takeover becomes hostile, it's up to John McClane to take on the terrorists with all the grit and determination he can muster–but not without a sense of humor.

© © 1988 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.

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Predator – John McTiernan

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Predator

John McTiernan

Genre: Action & Adventure

Price: $ 7.99

Rental Price: $ 2.99

Release Date: June 12, 1987


Major Dutch Schaefer (Arnold Schwarzenegger) is the leader of a military rescue unit looking for allies captured by guerrillas in the Latin American jungle. At first it seems like any other mission: Schaefer and his team of seasoned combat veterans spot a guerilla camp, destroy it, and find the men they were sent to rescue executed. But when Schaefer attempts to lead his unit out, with a captured guerrilla in tow, something horrifying and inexplicable begins to happen: One by one the men are killed by a mysterious adversary – a Predator from another world.

© © 1987 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.

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