Nothing Lasts Forever The book that inspired the movie Die Hard
High atop a los angeles skyscraper, an office Christmas party turns into a deadly cage-match between a lone New York City cop and a gang of international terrorists. But before bruce willis blew away audiences as unstoppable hero John McClane, author Roderick Thorp knocked out thriller readers with the bestseller that started it all.
A dozen heavily armed terrorists have taken hostages, issued demands, and promised bloodshed all according to plan. Every action fan knows it could only be the explosive big-screen blockbuster Die Hard. As hot-headed cops swarm outside, and cold-blooded killers wield machine guns and rocket launchers inside, the stage is set for the ultimate showdown between anti-hero and uber-villains.
But they haven't counted on a death-defying, one-man cavalry with no shoes, no backup, and no intention of going down easily. Ho ho ho!". Merry christmas to all, and to all a good fight to the death.
58 Minutes Basis for the Film Die Hard 2
And if the U. S. A massive blizzard has shut down nearly every East Coast airport, stranding travelers on the ground and in the air. And just like the original blockbuster, the sensational sequel leaped from the pages of a suspense master s pulse-pounding novel. And die hard 2 made it happen doubling down on the explosive action.
And plunges to earth. When the control tower's radar suddenly goes dark, a mysterious caller known only as Number One announces that the countdown to terror has begun. After die hard blew the doors off movie theaters, there was no doubt that Bruce Willis's one-man-army of a cop would hit the big screen again, even harder.
With only 58 minutes between life and death, there may be nothing anyone can do. Except one new york city cop, attitude to burn, with nerves of steel, and a reputation for being tough on crime and even harder to kill. But those circling the skies above New York's Kennedy Airport have far more to worry about than missed connections.
. Government doesn't bow to his demands, hell will rain from above as one jetliner after another exhausts its fuel.