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Independence Day

DVD | Box Set

4.5 out of 5 stars 1,783 customer reviews

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Independence Day (Five Star Col

Additional Features

Of the two commentaries, the more interesting is the one with the special effects supervisors, who engagingly demonstrate how the film's illusions ran the gamut from traditional "model & string" effects to the most sophisticated CGI applications. "Creating Reality" is the best of the three behind-the-scenes documentaries; "ID4 Invasion" is an interesting compilation of fictional news reports (some of them quite convincing) that were created for the TV reports within the movie, while the "HBO First Look" featurette hosted by Jeff Goldblum is rather glib and redundant. Of greater interest is the "special edition" cut of Independence Day and the original unused ending with Randy Quaid heroically piloting a vintage biplane instead of an advanced fighter jet. As producer Dean Devlin explains, the sight of a rickety airplane keeping pace with F-18 jets was "just not believable." --Jeff Shannon

Special features

  • Multi-story option: Viewer can select original theatrical release or special edition release with 9 minutes of added footage
  • Scene specific commentary by director Roland Emmerich and producer Dean Devlin
  • Special effects commentary by Academy Award winners Volker Engle and Doug Smith
  • Interactive Link to Download the Official, Never-Before-Seen ID4 Interactive GameMaking-Of Documentary: Creating Reality (30 min.)
  • Production Stills Gallery, Story Boards Gallery & Concept Art Gallery
  • Full 3-D animated interactive menu screens
  • Original Biplane Ending

Product details

  • Actors: Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum, Mary McDonnell, Judd Hirsch
  • Directors: Roland Emmerich
  • Format: Anamorphic, Box set, Closed-captioned, Color, THX, NTSC
  • Language: English (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround), English (Dolby Digital 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround)
  • Subtitles: English, Spanish
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
  • Number of discs: 2
  • Rated:
    Parents Strongly Cautioned
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox
  • DVD Release Date: June 27, 2000
  • Run Time: 153 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,783 customer reviews
  • ASIN: B00003Q43A
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #129,686 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
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