An anonymous man aimlessly and lonely wanders around a harbour area. After a threatening opening, the languid boredom of a day at the beach prevails. He passes imposing cranes, plays with a beetle and watches a helicopter take off. Is he about to leave or has he just arrived? Closed in by photogenic black-and-white observations and atmospheric sounds, he is surrounded by Beckett-like emptiness.
When a much-publicized ice-skating scandal strips them of their gold medals, two world-class athletes skirt their way back onto the ice via a loophole that allows them to compete together as a pairs team.
For Rod Kimball, performing stunts is a way of life, even though he is rather accident-prone. Poor Rod cannot even get any respect from his stepfather, Frank, who beats him up in weekly sparring matches.
John McClane is back and badder than ever, and this time he's working for Homeland Security. He calls on the services of a young hacker in his bid to stop a ring of Internet terrorists intent on taking control of America's computer infrastructure.