Will Smith Isn't Coming Back For ID4 2, But Jeff Goldblum's Eager

Okay, so Will Smith won’t be coming back for the next two ID4 movies, but we kind of expected that, even though his career could use a boost these days. Reports had it he’d be way too expensive to bring back to ID4, but that doesn’t mean the whole cast won’t come back. 

Some thoughts on the Independence Day sequels

I still think ID4 is great for what it is, a big, dumb popcorn film where you can turn off your brain and have fun for two and a half hours.

An Independence Day sequel won’t work without Will Smith

Screenwriter Dean Devlin is putting the finishing touches on the scripts for Independence Day 2 and 3, both of which are slated to begin filming early next year.

Today, we celebrate our Independence Day

Back in the day before movies played on many screens at once, I stood in my share of long lines to see the latest blockbuster.