Alien movie fans adore Independence Day . The 1996 film featured an all-star cast, including Jeff Goldblum and Will Smith, and it had its share of production challenges. The Independence Day movie set, according to Smith, presented a slew of challenges, particularly when it came to the blue screen. Here’s what he had to say.
The production team shot ‘Independence Day’ in just 72 days
No one could have predicted the success of Independence Day when it was first released in the mid-’90s, especially considering how quickly it According to Entertainment Weekly, the scriptwriters finished it in three weeks and sold it the same day they finished it. 20th Century Fox made an “intense bidding war” offer of $7. The script is worth $5 million. The production team completed filming in 72 days after it was sold.