Roland Emmerich’s Independence Day sequel was no match for Pixar’s Finding Dory, which remained in first place with $73m.
Roland Emmerich’s latest carnage-fest is abundant in thrilling silliness, but is almost too incoherent to function.
With his Independence Day: Resurgence in theaters now, director Roland Emmerich is already gearing up for another science fiction disaster tale. According to a story today at Deadline, Emmerich has signed on to helm Moonfall, based on an original script by himself, Harald Kloser and Spencer Cohen. Kloser previously worked on the script to 2012 and has also maintained a creative partnership with Emmerich as a composer on the director’s last few projects.
Roland Emmerich delivers the sci-fi sequel 20 years in the making next week with the worldwide release of Independence Day: Resurgence, featuring the return of Jeff Goldblum as Dr. David Levinson. We reveal the 20 movies you can’t miss for the next 2 months.
Twenty-two years in the making, Independence Day: Resurgence features a script by Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin and James Vanderbilt, James A.Woods & Nicolas Wright. The Independence Day: Resurgence cast also includes Judd Hirsch and Charlotte Gainsbourg. Look for it in theaters June 24, 2016.
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 released on June 24.
The Roland Emmerich-directed film stars Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Judd Hirsch, Vivica A. Fox, Brent Spiner, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Jessie Usher, Maika Monroe, Joey King and Sela Ward.