Live Free or Die Hard
Mark Bomback (story and screenplay), David Marconi (story), Roderick Thorp (characters)
Bruce Willis as John McClane, Timothy Olyphant as Thomas Gabriel, Justin Long as Matt Farrell, Maggie Q as Mai Linh, Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Lucy Gennaro McClane, Kevin Smith as Warlock
A computer specialist, seeing how vulnerable to attack the American infrastructure was and angered that his warnings got him fired, put together a team to destroy much of the East Coast systems, and likely make a lot doing so. John McClane is there to save a geek and get involved.