One of the biggest eye-catching stars in this movie series is the main character, John McClane. The main character that was played by Sean Connery was more like a family man and a detective who just happen to be a world class expert in his field. In the end, McClane, played by Bruce Willis, chose to join the CIA and fight the terrorists.
In the following serie, the viewers will see the change of the main character when he is seen being a fireman, and the reason is due to the fact that he has lost his hand, when he is given an implant. In the first installment, McClane is seen as a super agent that he was once.
The second part of the movie series titled "The Terminal" was about the character Frank Langly. This is a man who is seen as a group leader and a hero. He has the genius of raising his team members and giving out the orders.
It was also said that this character was considered to be one of the best in the franchise. In this movie, Frank was seen taking on the role of a fireman in New York City.
In the third installment of the series, it was the cyborg protagonist, Riptide who was the main protagonist. It was after years in the past when he was the greatest hit of the military with his jet pack ability. In the recent series, he has gone into self-exile for two years while living in a shelter in an out of the way location.
The fourth movie of the series was another hectic one for the audience. It was the sequel of the character known as Ripley, played by Sigourney Weaver.
As mentioned before, Ripley had undergone a transformation due to the trauma she had been through while searching for the NID, which leads her to a place that she does not know of. With this information, she was taken to the place where she was born and be subjected to the creature that she met while visiting the planet.
The fifth movie of the series was also directed by Sam Mendes and it was about the cyborg heroine, Holly. It was named after the name of the heroine, who was given the title of the most beautiful girl in the world.