[EntertainmentTell] This week in nonsensical titles: “Independence Day Resurgence”

Image Courtesy of the Guardian UK

Image Courtesy of the Guardian UK

Well, at least they spelled “Resurgence” right…

Next year’s 20-years-later, generally un-asked-for sequel to “Independence Day” will be called “Independence Day Resurgence,” the filmmakers announced Tuesday. It’s not clear what exactly the resurgence is, but I’d imagine it involves aliens who, unlike their 1996 predecessors, are able to outsmart a mid-‘90s-era Mac Powerbook.

Will Smith won’t be back, but Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum, Brent Spiner and Judd Hirsch will be, along with new star Liam Hemsworth. Original director Roland Emmerich is back, too.

According to the Hollywood Reporter, here’s the director’s description:


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