Live Free or Die Hard (2007) Poster


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Die Hard (1988)
Die Hard 2 (1990)

Followed by 

Edited from 

The Sum of All Fears (2002)
A nighttime shot of Washington D.C. (with a helicopter suddenly crossing the frame) in Die Hard 4 is footage from The Sum of All Fears.

Edited into 

Live Free or Die Hard (Project 12, 8/12) (2011) (Short)
Imagery from the film appears in this short


Planet of the Apes (1968)
Warlock has an ape from PotA painted on his wall.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
McClane says to Freddy that he is a fan of Star Wars.
The Dukes of Hazzard (1979) (TV Series)
Matt Farrell gives his name as Daisy Duke when first questioned by McClane
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
A cardboard standee can be seen of Boba Fett.
1984 (1984)
The "Big Brother" face that appears on monitors in 1984 is seen on one of Warlock's monitors in the early part of his big scene
The Terminator (1984)
A Terminator action figure falls and sets off an explosion.
Die Hard (1988)
McClane reacts incredulously to a federal agent stating his name as Johnson. The original Die Hard featured two ineffectual FBI agents with the same name.
Spawn (1997)
McClane picks up and damages a Spawn toy
Armageddon (1998)
McClane's daughter refers to him by his first name, to his dismay in the same fashion that Bruce Willis' character Harry Stamper has happen to him in Armageddon. Also, Farrell talks about how it's turning out to be the Armageddon.
Enemy of the State (1998)
David Marconi's script was used for this film which was originally supposed to be a sequel to ''Enemy of the State'' prior to becoming a ''Die Hard'' sequel.
The Matrix (1999)
Hacker at computer sees computer act weirdly, hears knocking at the door and goes to the door.
X-Men (2000)
Wolverine figure in Farrell's apartment seen in aftermath of the explosion
Over the Hedge (2006)
McClane when his buddy got scratched: "chicks dig scars". At a pressconference Willis revealed this quote is his favorite line in "Over the Hedge" where he said it in a identical situation.

Referenced in 

Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #10.13 (2006) (TV Episode)
Jonathan Ross talks to Bruce Willis about him making this upcoming film.
2007 MTV Movie Awards (2007) (TV Special)
mentioned by Sarah Silverman
Live Free or Die Hard: Inside the Action (2007) (TV Special)
Behind-the-scenes / shows clips
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #12.14 (2007) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Bruce's interview.
Heroes Unmasked: Growing Pains (2007) (TV Episode)
Reference to the recent "Die Hard" film
The Office: Money (2007) (TV Episode)
Michael mentions this movie at his second job
Muchachada nui: Episode #1.6 (2007) (TV Episode)
characters discuss about the movie.
Live Free or Die Hard Gag Reel (2007) (Video)
Gag Reel features outtakes from the filming of Live Free or Die Hard.
Top Gear: Episode #10.8 (2007) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jeremy
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 22 January 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced during talk of the years top grossing movies.
The Duchess in Hull (2008) (TV Movie)
An advert is seen on a taxi
Meet Dave (2008)
Billboard can be seen when Dave hits the streets of New York at the beginning of the movie
The Kevin Bishop Show: Episode #1.5 (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in "Movie Scores"
Kevin Smith: Sold Out - A Threevening with Kevin Smith (2008) (Video)
Mentioned in the Q&A
Chikara: King of Trios 2008 - Night I (2008) (Video)
Bryce asks what was the most recent "Die Hard" sequel.
Cinemassacre's Bat-a-Thon (2008) (Short)
Fröhliche Weihnachten (2009) (TV Movie)
mentioned in the opening song
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.82 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "Noncredit Where Credit is Due"
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.124 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $600 clue in the category "21st Century Cinema"
Bad Movie Beatdown: X-Men Origins Wolverine (2010) (TV Episode)
Buck blames this film on Tom Rothman
The Last Shot (2010)
Quote in movie....
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Anniversary (2010) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Morgan
Alarm für Cobra 11 - Die Autobahnpolizei: Turbo & Tacho (2010) (TV Episode)
Turbo talks to Bruce Willis, who can be seen on a poster of this movie.
Supernatural: Live Free or Twihard (2010) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Kevin Smith: Too Fat for 40! (2010) (TV Special)
Kevin Smith points out that he and Bruce Willis were in this movie together,
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.78 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Maggie Q was in the film
Midnight Screenings: Priest/Bridesmaids (2011) (TV Episode)
"She had more fun in 'Die Hard 4'."
Duke Nukem Forever (2011) (Video Game)
When Duke ram the Monster Truck into the Alien ship resemble the scene where John McClaine destroyed a helicopter with a police car.
Swooped: Based on a Real Life Occurrence (2011)
The characters Stan and Jack talk about this movie.
Joel D. Wynkoop's The Other Side: The Controller (2012) (TV Episode)
One of the characters in The Controller talks about "Die Hard 4."
Total Recall (2012)
During the chase scene on the suspended highway Lori Quaid played by Kate Beckinsale refers to the vehicle Quaid and Melina are escaping in as "AV-81". This is same callsign is used in Live Free Die Hard in reference to the F-35 that has it's signal hacked and tries to kill John Mclane. Both movies are directed by Len Wiseman.
The Cinema Snob: Violent Shit 4.0 (2012) (TV Episode)
Snob says this movie was originally called Die Hard 4.0
The Simpsons: Pulpit Friction (2013) (TV Episode)
Rev. Hooper says, "Go home and watch one of the 'Die Hard' movies on TV."
Making a Mechanical Monster: An Interview with William Aldridge (2013) (Video)
mentioned once/poster shown
Saturday Night Live: Bruce Willis/Katy Perry (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced in Bruce Willis's opening monologue
Honest Trailers: Dragonball Evolution (2013) (TV Episode)
Quoted user has an avatar of John McClane from this film
Face Off: Bloodsuckers (2014) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned
Chris Stuckmann Movie Reviews: Complete Blu-Ray Collection (2014) (TV Episode)
Chris mentions it. Also, DVD is shown.
Action Jackson (2014)
Bruce Willis movie poster shown with dissolve between his face and Ajay's
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Stakeout (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Peralta
On the Spot: Team Dissabled vs. Team Hotica (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Dave Franco/Mary Elizabeth Winstead/Diarrhea Planet/Jon Theodore (2016) (TV Episode)
Mary Elizabeth Winstead recalls working on the movie with Bruce Willis
Suicide Squad (2016)
Helicopter being destroyed resembles the scene where John McClaine destroyed a helicopter with a police car.
Black-ish: One Angry Man (2017) (TV Episode)
One of the jury members determined this as the best entry in the Die Hard film franchise. Dre later chides him for that opinion.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 WTF Alternate Endings (2017) (TV Episode)
"I think that ship has sailed with the other sequels as well."
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The Slaughterhouse (2017) (TV Episode)
Jake says he has the film on Blu-ray
The Simpsons: Left Behind (2018) (TV Episode)
On Homer's list of Date Night ideas: "All of the 'Die Hard' movies"
Comedy Central Roast of Bruce Willis (2018) (TV Special)
It is mentioned/referenced.
Sardonicast: Sardonicast #31: Us, The Dark Crystal (2019) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the Q&A


Asteroids (1979) (Video Game)
game is played
Gears of War (2006) (Video Game)
A character is seen playing the game early in the film

Featured in 

Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #12.14 (2007) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
The National Movie Awards (2007) (TV Special)
Clips are shown
20 to 1: Hollywood's Hot List (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on Bruce Willis.
Great Movie Mistakes (2010) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
20 to 1: Blockbuster Heroes (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on John McClane.
Cinemassacre's Top 10 Worst Movie Cliches (2010) (Short)
A clip is shown.
Grimas (2012)
The clip of McClane threatening the villain, is shown on TV as part of a paranormal message
WatchMojo: Top 10 Die Hard Movie Moments (2013) (TV Episode)
Killing a Helicopter with a Car is #10. McClane vs. F3 is #5. Always the Cowboy is #1.
BadComedian: Die Hard Quadrology - Review (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Action Movies of the 2000s (2014) (TV Episode)
Live Free or Die Hard gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Scenarios the Hero Couldn't Have Survived (2014) (TV Episode)
Jet Jumping is #9.
Svédská trojka: Smrtící Výtah! (2014) (TV Episode)
Clip from it is used.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Outrageous Parkour Movie Scenes (2015) (TV Episode)
John vs. Rand gets an honorable mention.
Bad Movie Beatdown: A Good Day to Die Hard (2015) (TV Episode)
Film Brain talks about the Die Hard franchise
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Fourth Installments in Movie Franchises (2015) (TV Episode)
Live Free or Die Hard is #7.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Male Vs Female Fights in Film (2015) (TV Episode)
John McClane vs. Mai Linh is #10.
Lost in Adaptation: Die Hard (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies Ruined by Studio Interference (2016) (TV Episode)
Live Free or Die Hard gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Ways Bruce Willis Can Kill You (2016) (TV Episode)
Flying Car Takedown is #7. Shooting Himself to Kill You gets an honorable mention.
Cinematic Excrement: RoboCop 3 (2016) (TV Episode)
Footage is used as Smeghead talks about "how Hollywood has a tendency to water things down in an attempt to gain a wider audience."
WatchMojo: Top 10 Most Unrealistic Car Jump Scenes in Movies (2017) (TV Episode)
Car into Helicopter is #5.

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