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Independence Day


Jul 01, 1996

Latest Home Video

Mar 11, 2008

MPAA Rating



Will Smith
Bill Pullman
Jeff Goldblum


Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

Still shot from the movie: Independence Day.

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Independence Day is everything any 1950's audience would demand from a good flying saucer attack flic, even if it demands you turn off your sense of reason in a few places.

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Why Is Independence Day Rated PG-13?

Independence Day is rated PG-13 for sci-fi destruction and violence.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

PG May frighten young children, some violence, occasional coarse language and swearing.
AB Not Rated
MB PG Frightening Scenes.
ON PG Frightening Scenes. Violence.
QC 13+
Not Rated

Canadian Home Video Rating: PG

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Details on home video releases of Independence Day...

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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