Roland Emmerich

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/Film
Sharknado: The 4th Awakens Reviewof Sharknado. Some of the science in The 4th Awakens involves violating natural
Sharknado: The 4th Awakens Review
/Film / Posted 2 days ago
of Sharknado. Some of the science in The 4th Awakens involves violating natural landmarks in ways neither Michael Bay nor Roland Emmerich would have the balls to try to pull off. As this franchise develops, we have gotten pretty far from normal... Read more
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IGN
Justice League #1 Reviewdo much to hide the fact that the story feels empty and hollow. This book comes
Justice League #1 Review
IGN / Posted 4 days ago
do much to hide the fact that the story feels empty and hollow. This book comes across as the sort of Justice League comic Roland Emmerich would direct. The scale of the destruction is tremendous, but there's little emotional weight to any of it.... Read more
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NBC News
Will gay Sulu controversy live long and prosper?societies across the world, and should be." Meanwhile, this summer, openly gay
Will gay Sulu controversy live long and prosper?
NBC News / Posted 13 days ago
societies across the world, and should be." Meanwhile, this summer, openly gay "Independence Day: Resurrection" director Roland Emmerich tweaked the portrayal of an eccentric scientist (played by Brent Spiner) from the original 1996 film to now... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
What movies called 'the future' is now our past - so how much did they get right?film suggested Satan would return to Earth, walking the streets of New York Cit
What movies called 'the future' is now our past - so how much did they get right?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
film suggested Satan would return to Earth, walking the streets of New York City in search of a woman to bear his child. Roland Emmerich already destroyed the world in Independence Day and Godzilla, but this wasn't enough - he needed to return... Read more
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Perth Now
How successfully did films predict our future?Satan (Schwarzenegger) would return to Earth, walking the streets of New York C
How successfully did films predict our future?
Perth Now / Posted 14 days ago
Satan (Schwarzenegger) would return to Earth, walking the streets of New York City in search of a woman to bear his child. Roland Emmerich already destroyed the world in Independence Day and Godzilla, but this wasn’t enough — he needed to return... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How successfully did films predict our future?Satan (Schwarzenegger) would return to Earth, walking the streets of New York C
How successfully did films predict our future?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
Satan (Schwarzenegger) would return to Earth, walking the streets of New York City in search of a woman to bear his child. Roland Emmerich already destroyed the world in Independence Day and Godzilla, but this wasn’t enough — he needed to return... Read more
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News.com.au
How successfully did films predict our future?Satan (Schwarzenegger) would return to Earth, walking the streets of New York C
How successfully did films predict our future?
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
Satan (Schwarzenegger) would return to Earth, walking the streets of New York City in search of a woman to bear his child. Roland Emmerich already destroyed the world in Independence Day and Godzilla, but this wasn’t enough — he needed to return... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
“Independence Day: Resurgence”came out on top. There’s not a scene where the dialogue isn’t drenched in pure
“Independence Day: Resurgence”
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
came out on top. There’s not a scene where the dialogue isn’t drenched in pure drivel. This hokey sequel gives director Roland Emmerich absolutely no reason to celebrate. Every time the cardboard actors open their mouths, something stupid comes... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Independence Day: Resurgence — The aliens have returnedThat’s truly all that is going on.Liam Hemsworth stars as Jeff Goldblum, Bill P
Independence Day: Resurgence — The aliens have returned
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 15 days ago
That’s truly all that is going on.Liam Hemsworth stars as Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman returns and Will Smith does not. Roland Emmerich co-writes and directs.Despite what the nostalgic teenager in you may want to think, the original... Read more
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Henrietta Post
Independence Day: Resurgence — The aliens have returnedThat’s truly all that is going on.Liam Hemsworth stars as Jeff Goldblum, Bill P
Independence Day: Resurgence — The aliens have returned
Henrietta Post / Posted 15 days ago
That’s truly all that is going on.Liam Hemsworth stars as Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman returns and Will Smith does not. Roland Emmerich co-writes and directs.Despite what the nostalgic teenager in you may want to think, the original... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Independence Day: Resurgencesomehow manage to be lethargic even though the editing is frantic, and lots of
Independence Day: Resurgence
Tucson Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
somehow manage to be lethargic even though the editing is frantic, and lots of things are exploding. Returning director Roland Emmerich is clearly not on his disaster-epic game. It’s a wasteful effort, where camp has been replaced by total... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Independence Day: Resurgence movie reviewThat’s truly all that is going on.Liam Hemsworth stars as Jeff Goldblum, Bill P
Independence Day: Resurgence movie review
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 16 days ago
That’s truly all that is going on.Liam Hemsworth stars as Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman returns and Will Smith does not. Roland Emmerich co-writes and directs.Despite what the nostalgic teenager in you may want to think, the original... Read more
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Sun Star
The aliens are back, but Will Smith's AWOLwhose character Capt. Steven Hiller infiltrated the alien mother ship with Levi
The aliens are back, but Will Smith's AWOL
Sun Star / Posted 16 days ago
whose character Capt. Steven Hiller infiltrated the alien mother ship with Levinson to deliver the virus payload. Director Roland Emmerich explained that Smith was initially excited about doing the sequel. "In the very beginning, I wanted to work... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Independence Day: Resurgence movie reviewThat’s truly all that is going on.Liam Hemsworth stars as Jeff Goldblum, Bill P
Independence Day: Resurgence movie review
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 17 days ago
That’s truly all that is going on.Liam Hemsworth stars as Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman returns and Will Smith does not. Roland Emmerich co-writes and directs.Despite what the nostalgic teenager in you may want to think, the original... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Independence Day: Resurgence movie reviewThat’s truly all that is going on.Liam Hemsworth stars as Jeff Goldblum, Bill P
Independence Day: Resurgence movie review
MPNnow.com / Posted 17 days ago
That’s truly all that is going on.Liam Hemsworth stars as Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman returns and Will Smith does not. Roland Emmerich co-writes and directs.Despite what the nostalgic teenager in you may want to think, the original... Read more
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17d
The Daily Mercury
What's on the big screen this weekbut Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading ma
What's on the big screen this week
The Daily Mercury / Posted 17 days ago
but Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading man Liam Hemsworth. It's silly fun as director Roland Emmerich destroys landmarks in the do-or-die fray. Read the review. Ice age: Collision Course (G) A scene from the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
What's on the big screen this weekbut Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading ma
What's on the big screen this week
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
but Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading man Liam Hemsworth. It's silly fun as director Roland Emmerich destroys landmarks in the do-or-die fray. Read the review. Ice age: Collision Course (G) A scene from the... Read more
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Queensland Times
What's on the big screen this weekbut Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading ma
What's on the big screen this week
Queensland Times / Posted 17 days ago
but Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading man Liam Hemsworth. It's silly fun as director Roland Emmerich destroys landmarks in the do-or-die fray. Read the review. Ice age: Collision Course (G) A scene from the... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
What's on the big screen this weekbut Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading ma
What's on the big screen this week
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
but Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading man Liam Hemsworth. It's silly fun as director Roland Emmerich destroys landmarks in the do-or-die fray. Read the review. Ice age: Collision Course (G) A scene from the... Read more
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17d
News Mail
What's on the big screen this weekbut Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading ma
What's on the big screen this week
News Mail / Posted 17 days ago
but Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading man Liam Hemsworth. It's silly fun as director Roland Emmerich destroys landmarks in the do-or-die fray. Read the review. Ice age: Collision Course (G) A scene from the... Read more
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Daily Examiner
What's on the big screen this weekbut Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading ma
What's on the big screen this week
Daily Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
but Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading man Liam Hemsworth. It's silly fun as director Roland Emmerich destroys landmarks in the do-or-die fray. Read the review. Ice age: Collision Course (G) A scene from the... Read more
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Northern Star
What's on the big screen this weekbut Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading ma
What's on the big screen this week
Northern Star / Posted 17 days ago
but Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading man Liam Hemsworth. It's silly fun as director Roland Emmerich destroys landmarks in the do-or-die fray. Read the review. Ice age: Collision Course (G) A scene from the... Read more
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Variety
Germany’s Filmakademie Graduates Fill Top Animation, VFX Postsindustryites as Oscar-winning vfx supervisor Volker Engel, who won an Oscar for
Germany’s Filmakademie Graduates Fill Top Animation, VFX Posts
Variety / Posted 18 days ago
industryites as Oscar-winning vfx supervisor Volker Engel, who won an Oscar for “Independence Day” and re-teamed with Roland Emmerich on “Independence Day: Resurgence”; European Film Award-winning cinematographer Franz Lustig (“How I Live... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
From The VFX Studio That Brought You Lord Of The Rings: Why Putting In 110 Per Cent Pays Offof the most recent films Weta worked on was Independence Day: Resurgence. It wa
From The VFX Studio That Brought You Lord Of The Rings: Why Putting In 110 Per Cent Pays Off
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 18 days ago
of the most recent films Weta worked on was Independence Day: Resurgence. It was the first time the film’s director Roland Emmerich had worked with the studio. In an interview with Wired.com, he spoke highly of Weta Digital and was eager to... Read more
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ORF Wien
Hollywood-Raumschiffe made in Vienna Für den zweiten Teil von „Independence Day“ hat der Regisseur Roland Emmerich
Hollywood-Raumschiffe made in Vienna
ORF Wien / Posted 18 days ago
Für den zweiten Teil von „Independence Day“ hat der Regisseur Roland Emmerich eine Wiener Firma beauftragt, Raumschiffe und Aliens zu kreieren. Die Raumschiffe für Hollywood wurden in der Singerstraße... Read more
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Salon.com
Pop culture still fails queer people: Sanitizing LGBT romance is a tradition Hollywood can’t seem to breakawakes, and the moment is startling and emotional. Do you: In “Independence Da
Pop culture still fails queer people: Sanitizing LGBT romance is a tradition Hollywood can’t seem to break
Salon.com / Posted 19 days ago
awakes, and the moment is startling and emotional. Do you: In “Independence Day 2,” the answer is anything but A. Roland Emmerich’s long-awaited follow-up to his 1996 aliens-blow-up-the-White-House disaster flick picks up two decades where... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Russia Box Office: 'Legend of Tarzan' No. 1 With Soft $3M; 'BFG' Places Second$1.9 million, also a disappointed showing. Independence Day: Resurgence fell t
Russia Box Office: 'Legend of Tarzan' No. 1 With Soft $3M; 'BFG' Places Second
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 19 days ago
$1.9 million, also a disappointed showing. Independence Day: Resurgence fell to third place. The Fox sequel, directed by Roland Emmerich, grossed $814,600 for a cume of $5.5 million. Andrew Stanton's sequel to the 2003 Pixar hit Finding Nemo,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Dory' reigns supreme over 'Legend of Tarzan,' 'BFG' for box office victoryfive at the domestic box office was the thematically appropriate “Independence
'Dory' reigns supreme over 'Legend of Tarzan,' 'BFG' for box office victory
Los Angeles Times / Posted 20 days ago
five at the domestic box office was the thematically appropriate “Independence Day: Resurgence” from 20th Century Fox and Roland Emmerich. The sequel to the 1996 global blockbuster brought in $20.2 million at the box office through Independence... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'Finding Dory' continues to outpace 'Tarzan' and 'The BFG' at box officeto be $140 million. Rounding out the box office is the seasonally appropriate
'Finding Dory' continues to outpace 'Tarzan' and 'The BFG' at box office
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
to be $140 million. Rounding out the box office is the seasonally appropriate “Independence Day: Resurgence.” Directed by Roland Emmerich, the sequel to 1996’s “Independence Day,” which features a new wave of alien invaders the Earth must beat... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
In terms of inspiring art, this war wasn’t revolutionaryin Paris,” a drama starring Nick Nolte that had mixed reviews and flopped at th
In terms of inspiring art, this war wasn’t revolutionary
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 20 days ago
in Paris,” a drama starring Nick Nolte that had mixed reviews and flopped at the box office, and “The Patriot,” directed by Roland Emmerich and featuring Mel Gibson as an American who leads a militia after his home and family are brutalized by the... Read more
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Variety
‘Independence Day: Resurgence’ Tops Foreign Box Officeand France. Globally, “Independence Day: Resurgence” has generated $249.7 milli
‘Independence Day: Resurgence’ Tops Foreign Box Office
Variety / Posted 21 days ago
and France. Globally, “Independence Day: Resurgence” has generated $249.7 million. The film brings back original director Roland Emmerich, along with cast members Bill Pullman and Jeff Goldblum, but the producers failed to convince Will Smith to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Finding Dory' continues to outpace 'Tarzan' and 'The BFG' at box officeto be $140 million. Rounding out the box office is the seasonally appropriate
'Finding Dory' continues to outpace 'Tarzan' and 'The BFG' at box office
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
to be $140 million. Rounding out the box office is the seasonally appropriate “Independence Day: Resurgence.” Directed by Roland Emmerich, the sequel to 1996’s “Independence Day,” which features a new wave of alien invaders the Earth must beat... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
'Finding Dory' continues to outpace 'Tarzan' and 'The BFG' at box officeto be $140 million. Rounding out the box office is the seasonally appropriate
'Finding Dory' continues to outpace 'Tarzan' and 'The BFG' at box office
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
to be $140 million. Rounding out the box office is the seasonally appropriate “Independence Day: Resurgence.” Directed by Roland Emmerich, the sequel to 1996’s “Independence Day,” which features a new wave of alien invaders the Earth must beat... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Finding Dory' continues to outpace 'Tarzan' and 'The BFG' at box officeto be $140 million. Rounding out the box office is the seasonally appropriate
'Finding Dory' continues to outpace 'Tarzan' and 'The BFG' at box office
Los Angeles Times / Posted 21 days ago
to be $140 million. Rounding out the box office is the seasonally appropriate “Independence Day: Resurgence.” Directed by Roland Emmerich, the sequel to 1996’s “Independence Day,” which features a new wave of alien invaders the Earth must beat... Read more
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The Columbian
Founding era largely ignored in the artsin Paris,” a drama starring Nick Nolte that had mixed reviews and flopped at th
Founding era largely ignored in the arts
The Columbian / Posted 21 days ago
in Paris,” a drama starring Nick Nolte that had mixed reviews and flopped at the box office, and “The Patriot,” directed by Roland Emmerich and featuring Mel Gibson as an American who leads a militia after his home and family are brutalized by the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The 12 worst disaster movies ever madenailbiting moments.Firestorm THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW (2004) / 2012 (2009) The
The 12 worst disaster movies ever made
Adelaide Now / Posted 22 days ago
nailbiting moments.Firestorm THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW (2004) / 2012 (2009) The success of 1996’s Independence Day cemented Roland Emmerich as the disaster genre’s got-to director. Sadly, his pair of genre follow-ups favoured shallow, shock-value... Read more
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News.com.au
The 12 worst disaster movies ever madelack of nailbiting moments. THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW (2004) / 2012 (2009) The s
The 12 worst disaster movies ever made
News.com.au / Posted 22 days ago
lack of nailbiting moments. THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW (2004) / 2012 (2009) The success of 1996’s Independence Day cemented Roland Emmerich as the disaster genre’s got-to director. Sadly, his pair of genre follow-ups favoured shallow, shock-value... Read more
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The Columbian
‘Independence Day’ sequel is a dull disasterFrom the metallic shell of the 1996 smash “Independence Day,” director Roland E
‘Independence Day’ sequel is a dull disaster
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
From the metallic shell of the 1996 smash “Independence Day,” director Roland Emmerich has pulled a seriously lousy sequel, dripping with alien goo and incoherence. I take no pleasure in reporting this news. I’ve been a lonely, half-mad defender of... Read more
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New Kerala
Kate Beckinsale's 'Underworld: Blood Wars' to release in 2017 - newkerala.com #84420release on October 14 this year, reports variety.com. German cinematographer A
Kate Beckinsale's 'Underworld: Blood Wars' to release in 2017 - newkerala.com #84420
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
release on October 14 this year, reports variety.com. German cinematographer Anna Foerster, a longtime collaborator with Roland Emmerich, is making her feature directorial debut helming the Cory Goodman screenplay. Trent Garrett, Tobias Menzies,... Read more
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Variety
Kate Beckinsale’s ‘Underworld’ Sequel Pushed Back to 2017fifth film in its vampires-versus-werewolves franchise. German cinematographer
Kate Beckinsale’s ‘Underworld’ Sequel Pushed Back to 2017
Variety / Posted 24 days ago
fifth film in its vampires-versus-werewolves franchise. German cinematographer Anna Foerster, a longtime collaborator with Roland Emmerich, is making her feature directorial debut and helming from Cory Goodman’s screenplay. Trent Garrett, Tobias... Read more
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Japan Today
Good-luck stop ‹ Japan TodayFrom left, director Roland Emmerich, Japanese actor Tatsuya Fujiwara, actors Li
Good-luck stop ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 24 days ago
From left, director Roland Emmerich, Japanese actor Tatsuya Fujiwara, actors Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum and Maika Monroe, pose next to a daruma (Bodhidharma) doll for photographers during a promotional event for the movie Independence Day:... Read more
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Daily Mail
Liam Hemsworth looks dapper in a suit and a crisp white shirt in Tokyopromoting his new film, Independence Day: Resurgence Focused: Liam has been bu
Liam Hemsworth looks dapper in a suit and a crisp white shirt in Tokyo
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
promoting his new film, Independence Day: Resurgence Focused: Liam has been busy promoting the film, which is directed by Roland Emmerich Jeff was sporting a slightly more casual ensemble, wearing a pair of beige chinos, an orange T-shirt and a... Read more
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Wired News
Design FX: The FX Wizardry Behind Independence Day’s Wild Final Battleof the mothership—and that extraterrestrial Will Smith punched in the face. So
Design FX: The FX Wizardry Behind Independence Day’s Wild Final Battle
Wired News / Posted 24 days ago
of the mothership—and that extraterrestrial Will Smith punched in the face. So for Independence Day: Resurgence, director Roland Emmerich called on the team at Weta Digital to make a bigger, badder alien. The Weta team ended up doing more than 230... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Independence Day: Resurgenceenough problems. So I need you to get up off this floor and go write that revie
Independence Day: Resurgence
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 24 days ago
enough problems. So I need you to get up off this floor and go write that review of ." "Man, Roland Emmerich sure coulda used you in that movie," I say. "All he had was this guy, Jessie Usher, playing your son, who... Read more
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Salon.com
RIP, big 4th of July movie: “Independence Day” then and now and monoculture’s slow demiseJuly”: the aptly-named “Independence Day.” Co-starring Bill Pullman (“Spaceball
RIP, big 4th of July movie: “Independence Day” then and now and monoculture’s slow demise
Salon.com / Posted 25 days ago
July”: the aptly-named “Independence Day.” Co-starring Bill Pullman (“Spaceballs”) and Jeff Goldblum (“Jurassic Park”), the Roland Emmerich-helmed disaster film all but printed its own money in 1996. At the time, Its $817 million worldwide haul was... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Aside from 'Hamilton,' Revolutionary era inspires little artin Paris," a drama starring Nick Nolte that had mixed reviews and flopped at th
Aside from 'Hamilton,' Revolutionary era inspires little art
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
in Paris," a drama starring Nick Nolte that had mixed reviews and flopped at the box office, and "The Patriot," directed by Roland Emmerich and featuring Mel Gibson as an American who leads a militia after his home and family are brutalized by the... Read more
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News Mail
What's on the big screen this weekbut Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading ma
What's on the big screen this week
News Mail / Posted 25 days ago
but Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading man Liam Hemsworth. It's silly fun as director Roland Emmerich destroys landmarks in the do-or-die fray. Read the review. Ice age: Collision Course (G) A scene from the... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Aliens vs. Teenagershad a different field to plow. America has been bombarded with global destructi
Aliens vs. Teenagers
The Source Weekly / Posted 25 days ago
had a different field to plow. America has been bombarded with global destruction movies since the original. Hell, director Roland Emmerich himself has released "The Day After Tomorrow," 1998's "Godzilla," "2012" and "White House Down" since 1996,... Read more
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Daily Examiner
What's on the big screen this weekbut Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading ma
What's on the big screen this week
Daily Examiner / Posted 25 days ago
but Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading man Liam Hemsworth. It's silly fun as director Roland Emmerich destroys landmarks in the do-or-die fray. Read the review. Ice age: Collision Course (G) A scene from the... Read more
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Northern Star
What's on the big screen this weekbut Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading ma
What's on the big screen this week
Northern Star / Posted 25 days ago
but Jeff Goldlum and Bill Pullman are back and are joined by our own leading man Liam Hemsworth. It's silly fun as director Roland Emmerich destroys landmarks in the do-or-die fray. Read the review. Ice age: Collision Course (G) A scene from the... Read more
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