|aVideodisc release of the 1996 motion picture by Twentieth Century Fox and Centropolis Entertainment.
|aExecutive producers, Roland Emmerich, Ute Emmerich, William Fay ; producer, Dean Devlin ; director, Roland Emmerich ; writers, Dean Devlin, Roland Emmerich ; photography, Karl Walter Lindenlaub ; music, David Arnold.
|aWill Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum, Mary McDonnell, Judd Hirsch, Margaret Colin, Randy Quaid, Robert Loggia, James Rebhorn, Harvey Fierstein.
|aMassive spaceships appear in Earth's skies and wonder turns to terror as the ships blast destructive beams of fire down on cities all over the planet. The world's only hope lies with a determined band of survivors.