Independence Day: Resurgence Trailer – Welcome Back to Earth!

The Independence Day: Resurgence trailer is here!

20th Century Fox has released the first trailer for their upcoming Independence Day: Resurgence, Roland Emmerich’s direct sequel to his 1996 blockbuster! You can watch the Independence Day: Resurgence using the player below! You can also check out a new interactive timeline on the War of 1996 at

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Starring Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Judd Hirsch, Vivica A. Fox, Brent Spiner, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Jessie Usher, Maika Monroe and Sela Ward, the new entry in the franchise is officially described as follows:

We always knew they were coming back. After Independence Day redefined the event movie genre, the next epic chapter delivers global spectacle on an unimaginable scale. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us for the aliens’ advanced and unprecedented force. Only the ingenuity of a few brave men and women can bring our world back from the brink of extinction. had the privilege of visiting the Albuquerque set of Independence Day: Resurgence this summer and we’ll be bringing you lots of behind-the-scenes surprises between now and the film’s release in theaters on June 24, 2016. If you missed them previously, be sure to check out the gallery viewer at the bottom of this page, which offers nearly 100 images from the film’s set.

Twenty-two years in the making, Independence Day: Resurgence features a script by Emmerich and Dean Devlin and James Vanderbilt, James A.Woods and Nicolas Wright.

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