Independence day


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Widescreen collector's edition.
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (153 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
0024543058472, 024543058472


General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
General Note
Disc 1: Includes both the special editions, with 9 minutes of restored footage, plus the original theatrical version of the film. Scene-specific commentary by Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin. Commentary by Oscar winning special effects supervisors Volker Engel and Doug Smith.
General Note
Disc 2: "Creating Reality" 30-minute documentary on the making of ID4 ; "ID4 Invasion" 22-minute alien invasion mock-umentary ; "HBO First Look: Independence Day" 33-minute feature hosted by Jeff Goldblum ; original biplane ending sequence ; storyboards, original artwork, production stills ; DVD-ROM game "Get Off My Planet" ; mock news clips ; destruction clip showcase.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Karl Walter Lindenlaub; editor, David Brenner; music, David Arnold.
Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum, Mary McDonnell, Judd Hirsch, Margaret Colin, Randy Quaid, Robert Loggia, James Rebhorn, Harvey Fierstein.
Spaceships appear and wonder turns to terror as they attack cities all over the earth.
Target Audience
Rated PG-13.
System Details
DVD ; widescreen, (2.35:1 aspect ratio).
System Details
Stereo., Dolby digital, English 5.1 Surround, English Dolby Surround, French Dolby Surround.
Dialogue in English or French; optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Fierstein, H., Rebhorn, J., Loggia, R., Quaid, R., Colin, M., Hirsch, J., McDonnell, M., Goldblum, J., Pullman, B., Smith, W., Arnold, D., Emmerich, R., & Devlin, D. (2003). Independence day (Widescreen collector's edition.). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Harvey Fierstein et al.. 2003. Independence Day. Beverly Hills, CA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Harvey Fierstein et al.. Independence Day Beverly Hills, CA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2003.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Fierstein, Harvey, et al. Independence Day Widescreen collector's edition., Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2003.

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