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Independence Day


The Numbers Rating: 6.62 (100 votes) Rate it - Rating Details
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 61% - Fresh
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $306,169,255
International Box Office$511,231,623
Worldwide Box Office$817,400,878
For full financial breakdown, please contact our research team.
Production Budget:$75,000,000
Theatrical Release: July 2nd, 1996 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: June 27th, 2000 by Fox Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sci-fi destruction and violence
Franchise: Independence Day
Keywords: Alien Invasion, Visual Effects, Intertitle, 3D Re-release, White House Under Attack
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Adventure
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Prints and Advertising Budget $20,000,000
Running Time:145 minutes

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Cast

Will Smith    Captain Steven Hiller
Bill Pullman    President Thomas J. Whitmore
Jeff Goldblum    David Levinson
Mary McDonnell    First Lady Marilyn Whitmore
Margaret Colin    Constance Spano
Judd Hirsch    Julius Levinson
Randy Quaid    Russell Casse
Robert Loggia    General William Grey
James Rebhorn    Albert Nimziki
Harvey Fierstein    Marty Gilbert
Adam Baldwin    Major Mitchell
Brent Spiner    Dr. Brakish Okun
James Duval    Miguel
Vivica Fox    Jasmine Dubrow
Lisa Jakub    Alicia
Ross Bagley    Dylan
Mae Whitman    Patricia Whitmore
Bill Smitrovich    Captain Watson
Kiersten Warren    Tiffany
Harry Connick, Jr.    Captain Jimmy Wilder
Andrew Keegan    Older Boy
Giuseppe Andrews    Troy Casse
Sayed Badreya    Arab Pilot
Tracey Walter    Area 51 Lab Technician
Frank Welker    Special Vocal Effects
Rance Howard    Chaplain
Erick Avari    S.E.T.I. Chief
Dan Lauria    Commanding Officer

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Dean Devlin
Executive Producer    Roland Emmerich
Executive Producer    Ute Emmerich
Executive Producer    William Fay
Director    Roland Emmerich
Screenwriter    Dean Devlin
Screenwriter    Roland Emmerich
Cinematographer    Karl Walter Lindenlaub
Editor    David Brenner
Composer    David Arnold
Production Designer    Oliver Scholl
Production Designer    Patrick Tatopoulos
Art Director    Jim Teegarden
Set Designer    Pamela Klamer
Set Designer    Sean Haworth
Set Designer    Mick Curkurs
Set Designer    Julia Levine
Set Decorator    Jim Erickson
Costume Designer    Joseph Porro
Costume Designer    Jeff Wexler
Visual Effects Supervisor    Volker Engel
Visual Effects Supervisor    Douglas Smith
Digital Effects Supervisor    Trisha Ashford
Visual Effects Producer    Terry Clotiaux
Stunt Coordinator    Dan Bradley
Associate Producer    Peter Winther
Assistant Director    Sergio Mimica-Gezzan
Second Unit Director    Dean Devlin
Second Unit Camera    Jonathan Taylor
Second Unit Director    Kevin LaRosa
Casting Director    Wendy Kurtzman
Sound Editor    Hector Gika

Weekend Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/07/05 1 $50,228,264   2,882 $17,428   $96,102,252 5
1996/07/12 1 $35,242,709 -30% 2,908 $12,119   $160,312,716 12
1996/07/19 1 $21,274,817 -40% 2,972 $7,158   $199,004,369 19
1996/07/26 2 $13,799,097 -35% 2,977 $4,635   $223,114,893 26
1996/08/02 2 $10,996,314 -20% 2,788 $3,944   $247,874,121 33
1996/08/09 4 $8,681,272 -21% 2,589 $3,353   $256,756,659 40
1996/08/16 5 $5,810,981 -33% 2,257 $2,575   $266,963,804 47
1996/08/23 6 $4,739,170 -18% 2,384 $1,988   $274,504,698 54
1996/08/30 7 $5,537,238 +17% 2,195 $2,523   $281,937,276 61
1996/09/06 7 $2,848,204 -49% 1,852 $1,538   $285,620,448 68
1996/09/13 9 $2,064,424 -28% 1,511 $1,366   $288,445,301 75
1996/09/20 9 $1,591,751 -23% 1,396 $1,140   $290,605,002 82
1996/09/27 6 $2,550,338 +60% 1,822 $1,400   $293,617,050 89
1996/10/04 8 $1,480,901 -42% 1,588 $933   $295,730,534 96
1996/10/11 10 $1,439,753 -3% 1,525 $944   $297,576,603 103
1996/10/18 11 $1,344,607 -7% 1,310 $1,026   $299,213,307 110
1996/10/25 13 $1,217,504 -9% 1,125 $1,082   $300,880,790 117
1996/11/01 14 $1,001,723 -18% 709 $1,413   $302,279,158 124
1996/11/08 14 $978,214 -2% 661 $1,480   $303,624,796 131
1996/11/15 11 $745,473 -24% 599 $1,245   $304,738,610 138
1996/11/22 12 $404,893 -46% 471 $860   $305,400,802 145
1996/11/29 16 $410,864 +1% 383 $1,073   $305,891,406 152
1996/12/06 23 $123,460 -70% 314 $393   $306,052,958 159
1996/12/13 35 $36,769 -70% 150 $245   $306,124,059 166

Daily Chart Record

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/07/02 1 $11,024,456   0     $11,024,456 0
1996/07/03 1 $17,406,144 +58% 2,882 $6,040   $28,430,600 1
1996/07/04 1 $17,343,388 n/c 2,881 $6,020   $45,773,988 2