Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
Breaking Bad: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$99.99
Justified: The Complete Fifth Season (Blu-ray)
$21.99
Edge of Tomorrow (Blu-ray)
$9.99
Breaking Bad: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$84.99
The Boxtrolls (Blu-ray)
$16.99
Rick and Morty: Season One (Blu-ray)
$17.99
Mad Men: Season Six (Blu-ray)
$12.99
22 Jump Street (Blu-ray)
$14.99
The Equalizer (Blu-ray)
$14.99
Grimm: Season One (Blu-ray)
$12.99
Get on Up (Blu-ray)
$16.99
Interstellar (Blu-ray)
$22.99
COLLECT WATCH TRACK RATE REVIEW APP
Manage your own movie collection and always keep it with you with our Apps. Price track movies and get price drop notifications instantly. Become a member to take full advantage of all site features.
GET STARTED


Deals


 Best deals
 New deals
 Lowest prices
 New price drops
 New lowest prices
 Big price drops


Reviews


 New reviews
 Browse reviews
 Search reviews

Releases


 Release calendar
 Now available
 New releases
 Coming soon
 Recently listed
 New pre-orders
 New covers

Top lists


 Top movies
 Top collected
 Top Blu-ray
 Top sellers
 Top pre-orders

Database


 Search movies
 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray box sets
 TV on Blu-ray
 3D movies

Community


 Latest reviews
 Top reviewers
 Top contributors

By genre


 Action (38840)
 Adventure (29738)
 Animation (8980)
 Anime (4941)
 Biography (4078)
 Comedy (28901)
 Comic book (5537)
 Coming of age (1945)
 Crime (20188)
 Dark humor (4059)
 Documentary (5193)
 Drama (46656)
 Epic (5577)
 Erotic (1185)
 Family (12542)
 Fantasy (17125)
 Film-Noir (1266)
 Foreign (6698)
 Heist (1757)
 History (6061)
 Holiday (1297)
 Horror (14770)
 Imaginary (957)
 Martial arts (3495)
 Melodrama (2474)
 Music (9034)
 Musical (4015)
 Mystery (11732)
 Nature (1866)
 Other (714)
 Period (7382)
 Psychological thriller (3337)
 Romance (16889)
 Sci-Fi (19156)
 Short (430)
 Sport (2984)
 Supernatural (4650)
 Surreal (1548)
 Teen (3409)
 Thriller (34088)
 War (6019)
 Western (2494)

By studio


 20th Century Fox
 Criterion
 Disney / Buena Vista
 DreamWorks
 Lionsgate Films
 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
 New Line Cinema
 Paramount Pictures
 Sony Pictures
 Studio Canal
 Universal Studios
 Warner Bros.

 Show all studios


About


 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray studios


Independence Day Blu-ray

United States
5843
27
98
20th Century Fox | 1996 | 145 min | Rated PG-13 | Mar 11, 2008

Independence Day (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC (27.43 Mbps)
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 2.36:1
Original aspect ratio: 2.39:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (48kHz, 24-bit)
French: Dolby Digital 5.1 (448 kbps)
Spanish: Dolby Digital 2.0

Subtitles
English, English SDH, Spanish, Cantonese, Korean

Discs
50GB Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD)
D-Box

Playback
Region A (locked)

Price
List price: $19.99, Price history

Amazon: $19.45 (Save 3%)
Best Buy: $14.99 (Save 25%)  

New from: $9.95 (Save 50%)
Fulfilled by Amazon

Buy Independence Day on Blu-ray Movie

Price
Buy on:

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
7.3
864
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.3 of 54.3
Audio 4.8 of 54.8
Extras 2.8 of 52.8
Based on 60 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Action100%
Adventure63%
Sci-Fi55%
Thriller50%
100%
popularity
9363
collections
182
fans




Independence Day

 (1996)

Independence Day Blu-ray delivers stunning video and reference-quality audio in this exceptional Blu-ray release

It is an ordinary summer day. But then, without warning, something very extraordinary happens. Enormous shadows fall across the land. Strange atmospheric phenomena, ominous and mesmerizing, surface around the globe. All eyes turn upward. The question of whether we're alone in the universe has finally been answered. And, in a matter of minutes, the lives of every person across the globe are forever changed. With the fate of our planet at stake, the Fourth of July is about to take on an entirely new meaning. No longer will it be an American holiday. It will be known as the day the entire world fought back. The day we did not go gentle into the good night... The day all of us on planet Earth celebrated our independence day.

For more about Independence Day and the Independence Day Blu-ray release, see Independence Day Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 4.5 out of 5.

Starring: Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum, Mary McDonnell, Judd Hirsch, Robert Loggia
Director: Roland Emmerich

» See full cast & crew


Independence Day Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.5 of 5

Presented in 1080p high definition and in its original aspect ratio of 2.35:1, Independence Day on Blu-ray sports a very good transfer, but one that also shows the film's age. While detailed and clean, the image isn't as sharp and distinct as I would have hoped, but that is not to say it's bad. Far from it, in fact, when you consider the film is now twelve years old, this is one heck of a good-looking catalogue title. Colors are vivid and natural, looking mostly realistic, regardless of the tint of the image on display. There are several very distinct lighting schemes seen throughout, and each holds up very well in high-definition. Be it the blue glow of the lights of the alien spacecraft, the harsh, bright sunlight of the Nevada desert, the dank interiors of the alien craft, the well-lit White House, or the fluorescent lighting of underground bunkers, the lighting scheme in each of these scenes brings a distinct visual flair to the picture and each appears graceful and true to their source. The level of detail is very good in this one. It fails to live up to some of the best I've seen on the format, but once again, taking the age of the movie into account, this one is darn good. Clarity and depth are solid, as are the black levels. Skin tones appear to be natural and pleasant, and the aliens look appropriately cold, slimy, and unrefined. Perhaps the only negative is that this Blu-ray rendition of the film is of such high quality that several effects shots that have always appeared questionable at best really stand out as über-fake here, notably a scene where Jasmine's dog jumps for safety at the last moment from a fire in a tunnel, or several shots of what is clearly a matte painting, such as a scene inside a hangar with Air Force One parked outside, courtesy of talented special effects wizards. All in all, this is easily the very best that this film has ever looked for the home theater market. I've owned this film on several formats, namely VHS, LaserDisc, and DVD, watched it well over a dozen times, and this edition simply blows them all out of the water. If you are a fan of this film in any way, shape, or form, this transfer is definitely worth an upgrade from any previous edition.


Independence Day Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  5.0 of 5

Simply stated, Independence Day on Blu-ray is a deafening, high-powered listening experience. Anyone interested in what is perhaps the loudest, most powerful track yet on Blu- ray needs to stop reading and hurry out and buy this demo-worthy disc. Still not convinced? You will be after the opening moments of this DTS-HD MA 5.1 mix as bass literally rattles your chest, but cleanly and distinctly, never going for broke and simply sending a signal to the subwoofer to shake and rattle at will. Instead, we get powerful but clean bass, bass that will put the absolute best subwoofers and amplifiers to the test, and by the end of the movie, both will be screaming for mercy and kindly ask that you watch No Reservations ten times in a row, as a way of taking some much needed R&R following the harrowing audio experience delivered by ID4. I wouldn't be surprised if home theater stores across the country and around the world pop in a copy of ID4 for the next several years when they demo subwoofers in their store. The bass is that boisterous, and even if you hate the movie but love a good dead-wakening soundtrack, this one's for you. Bass isn't the only thing this one has going for it. There is a major sound presence in the rear channels throughout, creating a captivating and completely engulfing experience. Music blends into the rears naturally, and effects, of course, zoom and whizz over your shoulder throughout, making for a head-turning and exciting listen. Every sound moves seamlessly from one speaker to the next for a top-flight aural experience, be it the sound of alien or human weaponry, the roar of human jets and the whoosh of alien craft, or long, drawn out explosions. Dialogue is crystal clear, rarely ever lost in the mayhem of the track, and even the subtleties of the track work to create a convincing and enthralling experience. There may be a few other tracks that sound a bit cleaner and more realistic than this one, but if you want a true high-definition, foundation shaking, heart-pounding, no-nonsense, rip-roaring good time of a soundtrack, Independence Day on Blu-ray fits the bill perfectly.


Independence Day: Other Editions




1-disc


Blu-ray bundles with Independence Day (3 bundles)





Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members




   



Independence Day Blu-ray, News and Updates



Independence Day 2 Production Set to Start in May 2015 - November 26, 2014

Production of German director Roland Emmerich's sequel to his mega-blockbuster Independence Day will start in May 2015. Currently, Twentieth Century Fox plans to have the film in theaters across the nation on June 24, 2016.

Independence Day 2 Gets Official Release Date - June 21, 2013

20th Century Fox announced earlier today that the highly anticipated sequel to German director Roland Emmerich's mega-blockbuster Independence Day will arrive in U.S. theaters on July 3, 2015. Director Emmerich will once again be behind the camera, but at the moment ...

HiHD: Independence Day Features Revealed - March 7, 2008

Over at Hollywood in Hi-Def, Scott Hettrick has posted some video he shot when Van Ling, one of the prominent producers of extra content for home video releases, came to his home to show off the special features of the upcoming Fox Blu-ray release of 'Independence ...

» Show more related news posts for Independence Day Blu-ray


Independence Day Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Independence Day and Cast Away 47 Nov 18, 2007



Independence Day Blu-ray


$19.99 $19.45


Buy Independence Day on Blu-ray Movie


 


Get Daily Blu-ray Deals



* We do not share your email and you may opt out at any time.



Top Blu-ray Deals

 


The best Blu-ray deals online. Don't miss out on these great deals.

See Today's Deals »


 Top movies



Latest Deals United States



The latest deals on Blu-ray movies
at Amazon.

Show new deals »


Trending Blu-ray Movies
1. Fury
2. Fury
3. Gone Girl
4. The Grand Budapest Hotel
5. Justice League: Throne of Atlantis
6. Fury
7. The Equalizer
8. Justice League: Throne of Atlantis
9. The Judge
10. John Wick
11. Interstellar
12. Lucy
13. Ghostbusters 1 & 2
14. The Book of Life 3D
15. Lucy

Trending in Theaters
1. American Sniper
2. Interstellar
3. The Interview
4. Big Hero 6
5. The Imitation Game
6. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
7. Taken 3
8. Blackhat
9. Into the Woods
10. Selma
11. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
12. Foxcatcher
13. The Babadook
14. Unbroken
15. Mortdecai
16. The Wedding Ringer
17. Predestination
18. The Theory of Everything
19. Paddington
20. Inherent Vice
21. The Boy Next Door
22. Two Days, One Night
23. Horrible Bosses 2
24. A Most Violent Year
25. Penguins of Madagascar
26. Exodus: Gods and Kings
27. The Gambler
28. Wild
29. Dumb and Dumber To
30. Wolves
31. The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death
32. Jessabelle
33. Still Alice
34. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
35. Strange Magic
36. Leviathan
37. Black Sea
38. Top Five
39. Mommy
40. Son of a Gun
41. Rosewater
42. Vice
43. Mr. Turner
44. The Homesman

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
3.  Fury
4.  Interstellar
5.  John Wick
6.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
7.  Dracula Untold
8.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
9.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
10.  The Book of Life
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
3.  Interstellar
4.  John Wick
5.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
6.  Dracula Untold
7.  American Sniper
8.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
9.  101 Dalmatians
10.  Outlander: Season 1 Volume 1
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Big Hero 6
$18.90, Save 53%
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
$39.96, Save 50%
3.  John Wick
$19.99, Save 50%
4.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
$29.96, Save 46%
5.  The Book of Life
$19.99, Save 50%
6.  The Equalizer
$14.99, Save 57%
7.  The Grand Budapest Hotel
$11.99, Save 70%
8.  Firefly: The Complete Series
$14.99, Save 83%
9.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
$14.99, Save 62%
10.  Let's Be Cops
$17.99, Save 55%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Breaking Bad: The Complete Series

 United States


$299.99 $99.99





Justified: The Complete Fifth Season

 United States


$65.99 $21.99





Edge of Tomorrow

 United States


$35.99 $9.99





Best Blu-ray Movie Deals »



This web site is not affiliated with the Blu-ray Disc Association.
All trademarks are the property of the respective trademark owners.
© 2002-2015 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices