PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Two decades after the first Independence Day invasion, Earth is faced with a new extra-Solar threat. But will mankind's new space defenses be enough?
On the film's opening weekend American box-office results, the Forbes website said "[20th Century] Fox chose to open the weekend before the July 4th holiday weekend, a strategy that has worked for two of the four Transformers films" and "maybe, audiences are waiting for the patriotic holiday to see the patriotic sci-fi action sequel".
Perhaps it's fate that today is the Fourth of July.
David Levinson uses a satellite phone when all satellites are down.
Dedicated to actor Robert Loggia, who died in 2015.
An extended version of the movie exists and will be released later after its initial theatrical release. Director Roland Emmerich has said: "It's only about seven minutes longer. It's interesting for fans to see which scenes we cut, although I like it when movies are short." A longer special edition of the original Independence Day (1996) was also released, which ran almost two-and-a-half hours at 145 minutes with the extended cut running for 154 minutes.
BRL 9,291,155 (Brazil) (26 June 2016)
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