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  1. Roland Emmerich to Direct Sci-Fi Epic 'Moonfall' for Universal

    10:06 am 6/24/2016

    The movie will follow a disgraced astronaut who must save humanity when the moon falls out of orbit.Read more

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  2. 'Independence Day': How Visual Effects Have Dramatically Escalated Since the Original Film's Release

    6:30 am 6/24/2016

    Volker Engel recalls shooting the classic White House destruction, which a large contingent of press was actually invited to witness.Read more

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  3. 'Independence Day: Resurgence': Film Review

    9:17 am 6/21/2016

    The gang's all back (minus Will Smith) as Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman and friends join Liam Hemsworth and other new recruits in a fight against space invaders.Read more

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  4. 'Independence Day' Director Shares Plot of the Movie's Original, Unmade, Sequel

    1:46 pm 6/13/2016

    Roland Emmerich said that he "wanted the movie to be about peace, and it just didn't work."Read more

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  5. Roland Emmerich Sets First Animated Feature 'Lost Amazon'

    8:33 am 11/4/2015

    The 'Stonewall' director will executive produce the film following the quest of a jungle tribe's aspiring warrior.Read more

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  6. The Abbey Owner Gets 'Stonewall' Cameo

    5:30 am 10/1/2015

    "I pick up a hustler standing at a bar, so I didn't need a lot of direction," David Cooley, the owner of the West Hollywood gay bar, tells THR of his experience working on Roland Emmerich's drama.Read more

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  7. 'Stonewall' Star: "We Do Have Culture and Diversity in the Film"

    7:30 am 9/23/2015

    Roland Emmerich's new film has courted controversy ever since the trailer debuted this summer, but Jonny Beauchamp says audiences will be pleasantly surprised when they see how diverse the finished film is.Read more

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  8. 'Stonewall': TIFF Review

    1:58 pm 9/18/2015

    Roland Emmerich's drama revisits the 1969 riots in New York's Greenwich Village that ushered the fledgling gay rights movement into a bolder new era.Read more

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  9. Roland Emmerich Responds to 'Stonewall' Whitewashing Complaints: See the Movie

    3:50 pm 8/6/2015

    The openly gay disaster-film director is finding that his small-scale passion project is turning into a bit of a disaster itself.Read more

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  10. LGBT Activists Urge Boycott of Roland Emmerich's "Whitewashed" 'Stonewall'

    1:07 pm 8/6/2015

    "A historically accurate film about the Stonewall Riots would center the stories of queer and gender-noncomforming people of color like Sylvia Rivera and Marsha P. Johnson," a MoveOn petition reads. "Not relegate them to background characters in the service of a white cis-male fictional protagonist."Read more

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