Independence Day
20th Anniversary Edition
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1996
Director: Roland Emmerich
Rating: Unrated(Film)
UPC [Locale]: 024543-173670
Running time: 2:25 (145 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim, Slip Cover
Format: 2.40:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: May 03, 2016
Collection type: Owned (#4471)
Status: Available
Purchase date: June 21, 2016
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 10 / 10
Review (video): 10 / 10
Overview
Experience the original OSCAR®-Winning* sci-fi epic that launched a new era in blockbuster filmmaking with this newly restored edition. Director Roland Emmerich and producer Dean Devlin join forces with an all-star cast that includes Will Smith, Jeff Goldblum and Bill Pullman. When powerful aliens launch an all-out invasion, the world's only hope lies in uniting for one last strike to save mankind.

This 2-disc 20th Anniversary Edition includes newly restored Extended and Theatrical Cuts of the film, as well as an all-new out-of-this-world retrospective that will have you cheering for victory.

* 1996, Independence Day, Visual Effects (Volker Engel, Douglas Smith, Clay Pinney, Joseph Viskocil).
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Genres
Science-Fiction
Suspense/Thriller
Action
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Twentieth Century Fox
 • Centropolis Entertainment
Media Companies:
 • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  DTS HD Master Audio 5.1
Spanish  Dolby Digital 5.1
French  Dolby Digital Mono
French  DTS 5.1
Spanish  DTS 5.1
German  DTS 5.1
Italian  DTS 5.1
Portuguese  Dolby Digital 5.1
Commentary  Dolby Digital Mono
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
Commentary
Danish
Dutch
English
Finnish
French
German
Italian
Korean
Norwegian
Portuguese
Spanish
Swedish
Trivia
Tags
Movie
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Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
2Bonus Materials
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Digital Copy
 • Outtakes/Bloopers
 • Gallery
 • Trivia Track on Theatrical Version
Crew
Direction
Roland Emmerich....Director
Writing
Dean Devlin....Writer
Roland Emmerich....Writer
Production
Dean Devlin....Producer
Roland Emmerich....Executive Producer
Ute Emmerich....Executive Producer
William Fay....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Karl Walter Lindenlaub....Director of Photography
Film Editing
David Brenner....Film Editor
Music
David Arnold....Composer
Sound
Jeff Wexler....Production Sound Mixer
Sandy Gendler....Supervising Sound Editor
Val Kuklowsky....Supervising Sound Editor
John Paul Fasal....Sound Designer
Jonathan Miller....Sound Designer
Jon Johnson....Sound Designer
Noah Blough....Sound Editor
Michael Chandler....Sound Editor
David M. Cowan....Sound Editor
Ronald Eng....Sound Editor
Steffan Falesitch....Sound Editor
Hector C. Gika....Sound Editor
Scott G.G. Haller....Sound Editor
Nils Jensen....Sound Editor
Mark A. Lanza....Sound Editor
Mark R. La Pointe....Sound Editor
Mark L. Mangino....Sound Editor
William Van Daalan....Sound Editor
John O. Wilde....Sound Editor
Anthony Zero....Sound Editor
Chris Carpenter....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Bill W. Benton....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Bob Beemer....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Oliver Scholl....Production Designer
Patrick Tatopoulos....Production Designer
Joseph Porro....Costume Designer
Volker Engel....Visual Effects
Douglas Smith....Visual Effects
Tricia Ashford....Visual Effects
Jim Teegarden....Art Director
Riki Lin Sabusawa....Costume Designer
Zoltan....Make-up Artist
Katalin Elek....Make-up Artist
Michael F. Blake....Make-up Artist
Craig Smith....Make-up Artist
OCS / Freeze Frame / Pixel Magic
Ray McIntyre, Jr.....Visual Effects
Cast
Will Smith....Capt. Steven Hiller
Bill Pullman....President Thomas J. Whitmore
Jeff Goldblum....David Levinson
Mary McDonnell....Marilyn Whitmore
Judd Hirsch....Julius Levinson
Robert Loggia....General William Grey
Randy Quaid....Russell Casse
Margaret Colin....Constance Spano
James Rebhorn....Albert Nimziki
Harvey Fierstein....Marty Gilbert
Adam Baldwin....Major Mitchell
Brent Spiner....Dr. Brakish Okun
James Duval....Miguel
Vivica A. Fox....Jasmine Dubrow
Lisa Jakub....Alicia
Ross Bagley....Dylan
Mae Whitman....Patricia Whitmore
Bill Smitrovich....Captain Watson
Kiersten Warren....Tiffany
Harry Connick, Jr.....Capt. Jimmy Wilder
Guiseppe Andrews....Troy
John Storey....Dr. Isaacs
Frank Novak....Teddy
Devon Gummersall....Philip
Leland Orser....Techy/Med Asst #1
Aides
Mirron E. Willis
Ross Lacy
David Pressman....Whitmore's Aide
Vivian Palermo....Tech/Med Asst
Raphael Sbarge....Commander/Tech
Commanding Officers
Bobby Hosea
Dan Lauria
Radar Techs
Steve Giannelli
Eric Paskel
Carlos Lacamara....Radar Operator
Secret Servicemen
John Bennett Perry
Troy Willis
Tim Kelleher....Technician
Wayne Wilderson....Area 51 Technician
Jay Acovone....Area 51 Guard
James Wong....SETI Tech One
Thom Barry....SETI Tech Two
Jana Marie Hupp....SETI Tech Three
Matt Pashkow....Second Officer
Robert Pine....Chief of Staff
Marisa Morell....Co-Worker #2
Michael Winther....Co-Worker #3
Dexter Warren....Co-Worker #4
Paul LeClair....Co-Worker #5
Capt. Michael "Chewy" Vacca....Lt. Peterson
David Chanel....Secret Service Agent
John Capodice....Mario
Greg Collins....Military Aide
Derek Webster....Sky Crane Pilot
Pilots
Mark Fite
Eric Neal Newman
Russian Pilots
Levani
Kristof Konrad
Kevin Sifuentes....Tank Commander
Elston Ridgle....Soldier
Mechanics
Randy Oglesby
Jack Moore
Barry Del Sherman....Street Preacher
Lyman Ward....Secret Service Guy
Anthony Crivello....Lincoln
Richard Speight, Jr.....Ed
Barbara Beck....Monica Soloway
Reporters
Joe Fowler
Andrew Warne
Sharon Tay
Peter Jozef Lucas....Russian Reporter
Yelena Danova....Russian Newscaster
Derek Kim....Korean Newscaster
Vanessa J. Wells....Newscaster
Jessika Cardinahl....German Video Newscaster
Video Newscasters
Gary W. Cruz
Ron Pitts
Wendy L. Walsh
Christine Devine
Mark Thompson
Ernie Anastos....Rex Black/NY Newscaster
Kevin Cooney....Atlantic Air CINC
Rance Howard....Chaplain
Nelson Mashita....Japanese Tech
Jeff Phillips....B-2 Pilot
Sayed Badreya....Arab Pilot
Adam Tomei....Sailor
John Bradley....Lucas
Kimberly Beck....Housewife
Thomas F. Duffy....Lieutenant
Andrew Keegan....Older Boy
Jon Matthews....Thomson
Jim Piddock....Reginald
Themselves
Fred Barnes
Eleanor Clift
Jerry Dunphy
Jack Germond
Morton Kondracke
John McLaughlin
Barry Nolan
George Putnam
Eric Michael Zee....Northridge Field Reporter
Pat Skipper....Redneck
Carlos Lara....Farmer Kid
Mike Monteleone....Butler
Lee Strauss....Elvis Fanatic
Lisa Star....Woman on Roof
Malcolm Danare....Intellectual on Roof
Arthur Brooks....Trucker on Roof
Michael G. Moertl....Thief
James J. Joyce....Master C.P.O.
Joyce Cohen....Kim Peters (Reporter)
Julie Moran....Entertainment Tonight Reporter
Robin Groth....Flagstaff News Anchor
Richard Pachorek....LAPD Helicopter Pilot
Dakota....Boomer
Gary Hecker....Alien Vocal Effects (voice)
Frank Welker....Special Vocal Effects (voice)
Puppeteers
Jake Garber....(puppeteer)
Fred Folger....(puppeteer)
Guy Himber....(puppeteer)
Gino Acevedo....(puppeteer)
Thomas Floutz....(puppeteer)