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Independence Day

  1. summer 2020
    What Is a Summer Movie Anyway?As a summer without movie theaters looks more and more likely, two critics discuss an outdated way of viewing films.
  2. movies
    Oh Yeah, Bill Pullman Saw That Trump Independence Day Deepfake VideoA sentence that would be blissfully unrecognizable to our ancestors.
  3. let me tell you about my pet
    Let the Director of Independence Day Tell You About His Two Dogs“She is like, Why did they get another dog, don’t they love me anymore?”
  4. the national interest
    Trump Is Packing the July 4 Fireworks Because He’s Afraid of Getting BooedA president who rarely goes out in public faces the possibility of hostile crowds.
  5. independence day
    James Woods Says His Agent, a True Patriot, Dropped Him on July FourthAmerica the beautiful.
  6. independence day
    10 Things to Do This Fourth of JulyDrinking for a cause, dancing on a rooftop, and Snoop Dogg.
  7. Your Guide to Enjoying Work on July 1, the Day You Forgot to Request OffEveryone’s gone. Time to play games.
  8. movie reviews
    Review: Escape Independence Day: ResurgenceThis hodgepodge has been thrown together in so slovenly a way that it’s no surprise the studio didn’t show it to the press.
  9. aliens
    Donald Trump Would Make a Great President (If Aliens Attack Earth)He’ll gather the best people, the absolute top people, to formulate a plan, you’re not going to believe this absolutely great plan to let us win bigly
  10. chaos theory
    Jeff Goldblum Meets His DoppelgängerDon’t let yourself be so easily duped.
  11. trailer mix
    See Extended Independence Day Resurgence TrailerYou should definitely be nervous.
  12. memento mori
    Will Smith Will Cry During Independence Day 2Here come the waterworks.
  13. party time excellent
    Capitol Apparently Celebrating Freedom Too MuchPeople working at the Capitol love celebrating Independence Day. 
  14. casting couch
    Vivica A. Fox Confirmed for Independence Day 2Welcome to Earth Heaven?
  15. Secret Service Plans to Play with Drones in D.C.The agency takes steps to prevent another unmanned aircraft from landing on the White House lawn.
  16. brief histories
    We’re Living in the Age of the Movie Trailer Money ShotWhen it comes to marketing a film, it’s a game of special effects one-upmanship.
  17. male gaze
    Male Gaze: Will Smith in Independence DayThe movie that introduced him to his first alien.
  18. national tragedies
    How Sequestration Is Ruining the Fourth of JulyThe U.S. will see slightly fewer explosions.
  19. casting couch
    Jeff Goldblum and Bill Pullman Will Be Back for Independence Day SequelsWho needs Will Smith?
  20. Grub Guides
    Fourth of July Eating and Drinking — With a Map!Last-minute planners, we’ve got you covered.
  21. casting couch
    Bill Pullman to Play Our President Again, Thank GodIn Josh Gad’s 16oo Penn.
  22. exclusive
    Fox Planning Back-to-Back Independence Day Sequels, With or Without a Pricey Will SmithHe was demanding $50 million, but the stagnant box office may need this last sure-thing movie star.
  23. clickables
    Watch a Belated But Excellent Citywide Reenactment of the Bill Pullman Independence Day SpeechPeople of Subway, we will not go quietly into the night!
  24. takeru kobayashi
    Hot-Dog-Eating Champ Takeru Kobayashi Arrested on Coney IslandA July 4 tradition takes a strange turn.
  25. oh america!
    A Quarter of Americans Have No Idea What We’re Celebrating This WeekendThey think we gained independence from France, or China.
  26. Foodievents
    Spend July 4 Roasting Oysters in GreenportBobo chef Patrick Connolly teams up with the oyster supplier for Le Bernardin and Gramercy Tavern
  27. the march of progress
    Avatar’s Best Special EffectsCameron set out to best some specific effects standard-bearers — but how often did he succeed?
  28. intel
    Happy Independence Day! Don’t Forget: New York Is America, Too!Don’t believe us? We have photo evidence!
  29. the industry
    Frank Bascombe Heads to HBO