A new trailer for Independence Day: Resurgence has dropped in celebration of Earth Day! If the aliens have their way, this will be the last Earth Day we ever get to enjoy, so make it count. You can do so by picking up the original 1996 movie directed and co-written by Roland Emmerich for only $0.99, with Fox donating net proceeds from the sale to the Earth Day Network. Today will also see the launch of a global #IndependenceDayLive Earth Day Watch Party, which starts at 4pm PT tonight. Follow along by using #IndependenceDayLive and following @IndependenceDay.
Starring Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Judd Hirsch, Vivica A. Fox, Brent Spiner, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Jessie Usher, Maika Monroe, and Sela Ward, Independence Day: Resurgence opens June 24th.
Watch the new trailer for Independence Day: Resurgence below:
There’s also a brief PSA for Earth Day:
Here’s the official synopsis:
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.
For more on Independence Day: Resurgence, be sure to check out some of our recent coverage provided at the following links:
- ‘Independence Day: Resurgence’ Stars Maika Monroe & Jessie Usher Say the Sequel Is “Larger Than Life”
- Jeff Goldblum and Brent Spiner on ‘Independence Day: Resurgence’ and the New ‘Star Trek’ Series
- How to Survive an Alien Invasion According to the Cast of ‘Independence Day Resurgence’
- ‘Independence Day: Resurgence’: Jessie Usher Channels ‘Mean Girls’ in Sequel
- Brent Spiner on the Deleted Dialogue that Unsealed Dr. Okun’s Fate in ‘Independence Day’