Independence Day
20th Century Fox (1996)
Action, Science Fiction
In Collection
Seen ItYes
2 hr 25 mins USA / English
Blu-ray Disc  Region 1   PG-13 (Parents Strongly Cautioned)
Will Smith Captain Steven Hiller
Margaret Colin Constance Spano
Vivica A. Fox Jasmine Dubrow
Jeff Goldblum David Levinson
Judd Hirsch Julius Levinson
Robert Loggia General William M. Grey
Mary McDonnell First Lady Marilyn Whitmore
Bill Pullman President Thomas J. Whitmore
Randy Quaid Russell Casse
James Rebhorn Albert Nimziki
Adam Baldwin Major Mitchell
James Duval Miguel Casse
Harvey Fierstein Marty Gilbert
Lisa Jakub Alicia Casse
Roland Emmerich
Producer Dean Devlin
Roland Emmerich
Writer Dean Devlin
Roland Emmerich
Cinematography Karl Walter Lindenlaub
Musician David Arnold

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 the a plan is devised to gain access to the interior of the alien mothership in space in order to plant a nuclear missile.
Edition Details
Edition Blu-Ray Edition
Distributor 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Release Date 3/11/2008
Packaging HD Case
Screen Ratio Theatrical Widescreen (2.35:1)
Subtitles Cantonese; English; English (Closed Captioned); French; Korean; Spanish
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [French]
Dolby Digital 5.1 [Spanish]
DTS [English]
DTS 5.1
DTS 5.1 [Italian]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Discs/Tapes 1

Scene Specific Commentary by Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin Commentary by Special Effects Spervisors Volker Engel and Doug Smith Trivia Track Search Content Alien Scavenger Hunt Game Theatrical Teaser and Trailers