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Independence Day 1996 (1996)  link to Independence Day 1996 on IMDb  

Number: 2479

poster Independence Day 1996

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Also known as: book 9

Country: USA, 78 minutes

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Genre(s): Action, Sci-Fi

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Storyline:
On July 2nd, communications systems worldwide are sent into chaos by a strange atmospheric interference. It is soon learned by the military that a number of enormous objects are on a collision course with Earth. At first thought to be meteors, they are later revealed to be gigantic spacecraft, piloted by a mysterious alien species. After attempts to communicate with the aliens go nowhere, David Levinson, an ex-scientist turned cable technician, discovers that the aliens are going to attack major points around the globe in less than a day. On July 3rd, the aliens all but obliterate New York, Los Angeles and Washington, as well as Paris, London, Houston and Moscow. The survivors set out in convoys towards Area 51, a strange government testing ground where it is rumored the military has a captured alien spacecraft of their own. The survivors devise a plan to fight back against the enslaving aliens, and July 4th becomes the day humanity will fight for its freedom. July 4th is their ...

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Medium: Original DVD,

Location: USA

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 16:9 Widescreen