Independence Day poster


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 ac

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 1996-06-25

Runtime 145 minutes

Budget $75m

Revenue $0.8b


TMDB 6.9


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sonia_barajas shared a tip "Just watched it again yesterday, making it the 4th time seeing it."

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sher_free shared a tip "⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ rewatch"

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mco shared a tip "Happy 4th, Likewise gang!"

krystle_poirier_8968 shared a tip "I need to watch this one again soon!"

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anita_skop shared a tip "Just a great, fun SCI-fi film with characters you love!"

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annemarie_dupnick shared a tip "⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️"

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jim_woehr shared a tip "Randy Quaid"

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jordan_7332 shared a tip "This is a good movie to watch on our Independence Day my favorite line is I got to get me one of these. 😄"

fireflyarc shared a tip "Love this movie. The speech gets me every time"

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leah_rose_7496 shared a tip "Such a good movie"

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kendall_malone shared a tip "90ist alien movie ever."

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francisco_mc shared a tip "Fun movie, a great 90's classic."

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mlhawkins shared a tip "Really good movie!"

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lily_naert shared a tip "great 4th of july movie!! the star power in this one is amazing"

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DaddysBabyBat shared a tip "I'm afraid of aliens"

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emily_heisler shared a tip "One of my favorites"

kim_hasty shared a tip "Classic"

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jim_badger shared a tip "We "bring those bitches down" on this one"

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paroma_chatterjee shared a tip "This is a movie for the ages! It never gets old and I can never get bored of it. Brilliantly made!"

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bryan_stoll_3319 shared a tip "Good movie"

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blake_benton shared a tip "Got it"

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vikingmamasloth shared a tip "Had to rewatch on the 4th. Still cheesy but I've seen much worse. Haha"

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amy_emory_8043 shared a tip "Loved this movie"

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stacy_nally shared a tip "One of my ultimate favorites"

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ian_a shared a tip "It's one of my childhood favorites with such an amazing cast. It's hard not to love the classics"

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ladonna_flores shared a tip "Action packed, edge of your seat, kept my attention, good story line."

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sequoyah_saunders shared a tip "I loved it! One of my favorite movies of all time"

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beka_lynn shared a tip "Oldie but a goodie! Great cast, action packed, with some humor sprinkled in!"

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shayla_mazer shared a tip "just a good old 90s cheesy action movie. gotta love will smith"

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paul_m_summitt shared a tip "Good watching numerous times."

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madeline_kaempfe shared a tip "A total classic! Grew up watching it!"

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tani_slater shared a tip "Very fun for movie night with the family! Especially if y'all like sci-fi, aliens, and straight unfiltered patriotism!"

harleysreveng3 shared a tip "Good story and I loved the cast. They worked well and kept it interesting"

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luis_pardo_6698 shared a tip "You hadn't seen that? Blasphemy :)"

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will_k_6444 shared a tip "Battle: Los Angeles"

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kenny_elliott shared a tip "Welcome to Earth!! Love this movie!"

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gabriella_forrester shared a tip "I actually really liked this. The US-centrism is kind of funny but otherwise it's a really good action movie"

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marie_adams_2369 shared a tip "Love Will Smith's performance"

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rebecca_colosimo shared a tip "One of my favorites!!"

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