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Independence Day


Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum, Mary McDonnell View All


Roland Emmerich (Screenplay), Roland Emmerich (Director), Dean Devlin (Screenplay) View All

Release: Jun. 25th, 1996
Runtime: 2 hours, 25 minutes
On July 2, a giant alien mothership enters orbit around Earth and deploys several dozen saucer-shaped 'destroyer' spacecraft that quickly lay waste to major cities around the planet. On July 3, the United States conducts a coordinated counterattack that fails. On July 4, a plan is devised to gain access to the interior of the alien mothership in space, in order to plant a nuclear missile.
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1 Independence
Sorry title is Independence Day 2, I tried to edit it but it isn't showing up What do you think about this? I never cared for the first film (or most of Roland Emmerich's films) much, but it was pa...
6 independence day
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4 Independence Day... 3D
Coming July 3rd 2013... ... there's been rumours about a sequel for yonks and possibly another two sequels even... but it seems that Hollywood is saving a bit of cash by 3D-ing all the oldies... ....
148 Independence Day Resurgence
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Sexy Celebrity
But for the most part, it shows and tells you new things about the movie and I think it even gave it a new experience, so I would DEFINITELY check out the Extended Cut of Independence Day if you haven't already.
However, the foreshadowing and clues that he's the mastermind behind the arrival of aliens are there in each of the acts of the movie, most noticeably in the first act where David (and David alone) ''discovers'' the signal cleverly hidden inside the Earth's satellite system (of course he's the only ....
The Gnat
It is pretty long, so it isn't one of those mindless films you can just pop in on a whim and sit down and watch, because it will eat up a lot of ones day, that is the biggest knock against it though for the type of film that it is.
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