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Independence Day (1996)  link to Independence Day on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 680

poster Independence Day

IMDb Rating:
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7.0/10 (499210 votes)

Country: USA, 145 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Director(s): Roland Emmerich

On July 2nd, communications systems worldwide are sent into chaos by a strange atmospheric interference. It is soon learned by the military that a number of enormous objects are on a collision course with Earth. At first thought to be meteors, they are later revealed to be gigantic spacecraft, piloted by a mysterious alien species. After attempts to communicate with the aliens go nowhere, David Levinson, an ex-scientist turned cable technician, discovers that the aliens are going to attack major points around the globe in less than a day. On July 3rd, the aliens all but obliterate New York, Los Angeles and Washington, as well as Paris, London, Houston and Moscow. The survivors set out in convoys towards Area 51, a strange government testing ground where it is rumored the military has a captured alien spacecraft of their own. The survivors devise a plan to fight back against the enslaving aliens, and July 4th becomes the day humanity will fight for its freedom. July 4th is their ...


photo Will Smith Will Smith Capt. Steven Hiller
photo Bill Pullman Bill Pullman President Thomas J. Whitmore
photo Jeff Goldblum Jeff Goldblum David Levinson
photo Mary McDonnell Mary McDonnell Marilyn Whitmore
photo Judd Hirsch Judd Hirsch Julius Levinson

Medium: Media file,

Location: [Seagate Expansion Drive]G:\Movies\I\Independence Day (1996).avi

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.55:1