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Independence Day Resurgence Cast Q&A Highlights

Independence Day Resurgence Synopsis:
We always knew they were coming back. After Independence Day redefined the event movie genre, the next epic chapter delivers global spectacle on an unimaginable scale. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us for the aliens’ advanced and unprecedented force. Only the ingenuity of a few brave men and women can bring our world back from the brink of extinction.

INDEPENDENCE DAY RESURGENCE
Action-Adventure
Release: June 24, 2016
Director: Roland Emmerich
Producers: Dean Devlin, Roland Emmerich, Harald Kloser
Cast: Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Judd Hirsch, Vivica A. Fox, Brent Spiner, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Jessie Usher, Maika Monroe, Sela Ward

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Marvel Seeks Tech-Savvy Girls to Create Something Big from Something Very Small
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Blu-Ray Giveaway: The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies

Courtesy of Warner Home Video, I have a copy of Half Wild by Sally Green for one (1) lucky winner!

From Academy Award-winning filmmaker Peter Jackson comes The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, the third in a trilogy of films adapting the enduringly popular masterpiece The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world.

Special Features on the Blu-Ray combo pack include:
• New Zealand: Home of Middle-earth Part 3
• Recruiting the Five Armies
• Completing Middle-earth: A Six-Part Saga
• Completing Middle-earth: A Seventeen-Year Journey
• The Last Goodbye: Behind the Scenes
• Music Video
• Trailers

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Interstellar Old School Text Adventure Game

To promote the digital HD release of last Fall’s scifi film Interstellar, an old school text adventure game was just launched by Paramount Pictures.

You are one of the twelve Lazarus Mission astronauts sent through the wormhole ten years prior to the events of Interstellar. The Interstellar Text Adventure game, written by executive producer Jordan Goldberg, explores your fate on your mission to find another habitable planet.

Check the game (and movie) out here:
http://www.interstellarmovie.com/adventure/

More from the Nerdist:
http://nerdist.com/exclusive-journey-through-the-wormhole-with-new-interstellar-text-adventure-game/