Independence Day

  • 1996
  • 2 HR 26 MIN
  • PG-13
  • Action, Science Fiction, Thriller

Finally, science fiction the way it used to be: rousing, cosmically xenophobic and ferociously patriotic. Forget E.T. and his cuddly ilk. INDEPENDENCE DAY's bellicose aliens want our Earth and intend to squash us like bugs -- bugs! -- to get it. It's up to a ragtag band of can-do Americans, ranging from the President (Bill Pullman) to a drunken more

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An army of alien spaceships attack Earth and threaten to destroy the human race, but a handful of survivors band together to stop the invasion.

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