Independence Day (1996)

Independence Day (1996) is a Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi film directed by 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 . IMDB


Directed By – Roland Emmerich

Genre – Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Cast – Will Smith , Judd Hirsch , Bill Pullman , James Duval , Jeff Goldblum , Margaret Colin , Mary McDonnell , Randy Quaid , James Rebhorn , Vivica A. Fox , Harvey Fierstein , Brent Spiner , Lisa Jakub , Adam Baldwin , Robert Loggia

In Theaters – 3 July 1996

Duration – 145 Minutes

MPAA Rating : PG-13

Taglines : WARNING! Your next stop may not be there.

Story Writers: Dean Devlin , Roland Emmerich

Country: USA

Language: English

Production Company : Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation , Centropolis Entertainment