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Stargate Producer Dean Devlin On Rebooting For A Trilogy … And A Universe

It seems the original Stargate — co-created by the Independence Day team of Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin — was always intended as a trilogy. And as Devlin tells Variety, the series must be rebooted to tell that story. The 1994 film, about an archaeologist who discovers a portal to another world, starred James Spader […]

Will Smith Saddened By Death Of Independence Day Character

While chatting with Yahoo! (via about his recent film, Concussion, actor Will Smith admitted to being saddened to learn his character in Independence Day had been killed off in the intervening years between the first film and this summer’s Independence Day: Resurgence. “It was terrible when I found out my character died,” he said. […]

Fox Announces Title For Independence Day Sequel

I’ve been wondering where we were going to go next with teaser trailers. First we got trailers which are teasers of upcoming films. Then we started getting teasers for trailers and we’ve even seen teasers for upcoming teasers for upcoming trailers… And now we have a teaser for a title for an upcoming movie. 20th […]

Independence Day To Get Sequel 20 Years After Release

Fox has given the green light to the long-awaited sequel to Independence Day. It has been set to start production in May and the studio is now working on a deal with director Roland Emmerich. They are looking at a potential June 24th, 2016 release. The would set the release of the sequel 20 years […]