Independence Day

Independence Day

8,251 Reviews
1996 2h 25min Cert. 12
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,...
Independence Day

Tagline

Don't make plans for August.

Storyline

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.
  • Released
    25 June 1996
  • Runtime
    2h 25min
  • Director
  • Budget
    $75,000,000
  • Revenue
    $817,400,891
  • Genre
  • Status
    Released
  • Language
    English
  • Production
    20th Century Fox, Centropolis Entertainment