A jet jockey, a science nerd, the U.S. president, and other diverse survivors of a massive attack on earth join forces to defeat the aliens before they can achieve total victory.
Subjects:Extraterrestrial beings -- Fiction.
Human-alien encounters -- Fiction.
Space warfare -- Fiction.
Unidentified flying objects -- Fiction.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Centropolis Entertainment (Firm), production company.
Devlin, Dean, screenwriter.
Emmerich, Roland, film director, screenwriter.
Goldblum, Jeff, 1952- actor.
Pullman, Bill, actor.
Smith, Will, 1968- actor.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., publisher.
1 videodisc (153 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video rating: Not Rated.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
Special features: includes both the Special Edition, with 9 minutes of restored footage, plus the original theatrical version ; scene-specific commentary by Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin ; commentary by Oscar winning special effects supervisors Volker Engel and Doug Smith.
Director of photography, Karl Walter Lindenlaub ; film editor, David Brenner ; visual effects, Volker Engel, Douglas Smith ; music by David Arnold.
Will Smith, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Mary McDonnell, Judd Hirsch, Margaret Colin, Randy Quaid, Robert Loggia, James Rebhorn, Harvey Fierstein.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
For private home use only.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Includes audio tracks in English and French with subtitles in English and Spanish.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
10088816Link to PAC