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Overall C+

Independence Day is everything any audience would demand from a classic flying saucer attack flic, even if it demands you turn off your sense of reason in a few places.

Violence C
Sexual Content B
Profanity B-
Substance Use C

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sci-fi destruction and violence.

Independence Day

The most recent home video release of this movie is May 3, 2016. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Independence Day: 20th Anniversary Edition
Release Date: 3 May 2016
Independence Day releases in a 20th Anniversary Edition to home video (2-Disc Blu-ray/Digital Copy). Bonus features include:
- Newly Restored Extended (154 minutes) and Original Theatrical (145 minutes) Cuts
- 30-Minute Documentary: Independence Day: A Legacy Surging Forward

Home Video Notes: 11 March 2008
Take on the aliens one more time with this Blu-ray release of Independence Day. Along for the ride are audio commentaries by director Roland Emerich, producer Dean Devlin and FX supervisors Volker Engel and Doug Smith, theatrical trailers, interactive games and a trivia track. Audio tracks are available in DTS 5.1 HD (English) and Dolby Digital 5.1 (Spanish and French) with subtitles in English, French and Spanish.

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