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Independence Day (1996)

PG-13
145 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

The aliens are coming and their goal is to invade and destroy Earth. Fighting superior technology, mankind's best weapon is the will to survive.
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$ 75,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 50,228,264
Gross (USA)
$ 306,169,255
Gross (World)
$ 817,400,891
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Jul 3, 1996 (United States)

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Will Smith
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