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The Making of 'Independence Day' (1996)

TV Short | 29 min | Documentary, Short

We take a look at various fields of development for the motion picture, Independence Day (1996). Jeff Goldblum is our guide through 'Area ID4' (a rip-off name of Area 51). He pretends to creep around and give us "secret" information about ...See moreWe take a look at various fields of development for the motion picture, Independence Day (1996). Jeff Goldblum is our guide through 'Area ID4' (a rip-off name of Area 51). He pretends to creep around and give us "secret" information about the film. There is also interviews with the cast and crew, and some other behind the scenes stuff that is only there to impress you, and to make you want to go see the film. Written by Rhyl Donnelly See less
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Thomas C. Grane (as Thomas Grane)
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Henry P. Huang (as Henry Petey Huang) | Joshua Alex Temkin
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Updated Dec 31, 1996

Release date
1996 (Finland)

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Jeff Goldblum
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Bill Pullman
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Mary McDonnell
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Will Smith
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Dean Devlin
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Randy Quaid
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Judd Hirsch
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Harvey Fierstein
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Margaret Colin
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Roland Emmerich
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Robert Loggia
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Michael Joyce
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Volker Engel
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Dan Bradley
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Peter Winther
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Joe Viskocil
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Bob Hurrie
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Tricia Henry Ashford
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Andrea D'Amico
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Joseph Francis
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Rob Bredow
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Hartmut Engel
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Todd Bryant
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5.4 / 10 | 75 votes