The 13th Warrior Script

Script by:William Wisher Jr. (Screenplay), Warren Lewis (Screenplay), Michael Crichton (Novel)
Directed by:John McTiernan
Year:1999

Plot:A Muslim ambassador exiled from his homeland, Ahmad ibn Fadlan finds himself in the company of Vikings. While the behavior of the Norsemen initially offends ibn Fadlan, the more cultured outsider grows to respect the tough, if uncouth, warriors. During their travels together, ibn Fadlan and the Vikings get word of an evil presence closing in, and they must fight the frightening and formidable force, which was previously thought to exist only in legend.
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The Thomas Crown Affair (1999) Script

Script by:Leslie Dixon (Screenplay), Kurt Wimmer (Screenplay)
Directed by:John McTiernan
Year:1999

Plot:A very rich and successful playboy amuses himself by stealing artwork, but may have met his match in a seductive detective.
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Basic Script

Script by:James Vanderbilt (Screenplay)
Directed by:John McTiernan
Year:2003

Plot:A DEA agent investigates the disappearance of a legendary Army ranger drill sergeant and several of his cadets during a training exercise gone severely awry.
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Last Action Hero Script

Script by:Shane Black (Screenplay), David Arnott (Screenplay), Zak Penn (Story), Adam Leff (Story)
Directed by:John McTiernan
Year:1993

Plot:Danny is obsessed with a fictional movie character action hero Jack Slater. When a magical ticket transports him into Jack's latest adventure, Danny finds himself in a world where movie magic and reality collide. Now it's up to Danny to save the life of his hero and new friend.
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The Hunt for Red October Script

Script by:Tom Clancy (Novel), Larry Ferguson (Screenplay), Donald Stewart (Screenplay)
Directed by:John McTiernan
Year:1990

Plot:A new, technologically-superior Soviet sub, the Red October, is heading for the U.S. coast under the command of Captain Marko Ramius. The American government thinks Ramius is planning to attack. A lone CIA analyst has a different idea: he thinks Ramius is planning to defect, but he has only a few hours to find him and prove it — because the entire Russian naval and air commands are trying to find him, too.
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Predator Script

Script by:Jim Thomas (Author), John Thomas (Author)
Directed by:John McTiernan
Year:1987

Plot:Dutch and his group of commandos are hired by the CIA to rescue downed airmen from guerillas in a Central American jungle. The mission goes well but as they return they find that something is hunting them. Nearly invisible, it blends in with the forest, taking trophies from the bodies of its victims as it goes along. Occasionally seeing through its eyes, the audience sees it is an intelligent alien hunter, hunting them for sport, killing them off one at a time.
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Die Hard Script

Script by:Roderick Thorp (Novel), Jeb Stuart (Screenplay), Steven E. de Souza (Screenplay)
Directed by:John McTiernan
Year:1988

Plot:NYPD cop John McClane's plan to reconcile with his estranged wife is thrown for a serious loop when, minutes after he arrives at her office, the entire building is overtaken by a group of terrorists. With little help from the LAPD, wisecracking McClane sets out to single-handedly rescue the hostages and bring the bad guys down.
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