Great action films full of believable and terrifying aliens are not always easy to find, but there are some movies like Independence Day: Resurgence that have already been filmed. For me, a great action film needs to have a great storyline and invaders that are terrifying! I want action movies to make me feel like these terrible alien invaders are coming to earth now. After all, who knows what could be out there in space right? If you are looking for movies to watch, I’ve got a great list of the best movies full of intense alien invasions! Check out my list of action movies like Independence Day Resurgence below.
How Many Action Movies Like Independence Day: Resurgence Have You Seen?
Independence Day: Resurgence is an upcoming sci-fi disaster movie that will be in theaters on June 25, 2016, and is the sequel to the 1996 Independence Day. In the first film, the world must survive an alien attack and in the sequel, Earth is faced with a whole new threat, but are the new space defenses going to be enough to fight off the threat? Here are some great movies like Independence Day: Resurgence along with the trailer for Independence Day: Resurgence.
Battleship is a 2012 military science fiction action war movie and was released in theaters on May 18, 2012. The movie is based on the 1967 Milton Bradley game based on the same name. Battleship stars Taylor Kitsch, Liam Neeson, Alexander Skarsgard, Rihanna, John Tui, Brooklyn Decker and Tadanobu Asano. The movie showcases several ships that find themselves in the midst of a battle with an alien armada.
Battle: Los Angeles
Battle: Los Angeles is a 2011 military science fiction war movie that was released in theaters on March 11, 2011. Battle: Los Angeles stars Aaron Eckhart, Michelle Rodriguez, Ne-Yo, Michael Pena, Ramon Rodriguez and Bridget Moynahan. The movie is about USMC Staff Sergeant Michael Nantz, who is currently retired, but heads back into action in the midst of a global alien invasion.
War of the Worlds
War of the Worlds is a 2005 science fiction disaster movie that was released in theaters on June 29, 2005. The film is loosely based on 1898 book of the same name by H.G. Wells. War of the Worlds stars Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Justin Chatwin, Tim Robbins and Miranda Otto. The movie is about the Ferrier Family, consisting of dad Ray, daughter Rachel, and son Robbie, and their fight to survive an alien tripod fighting machine invasion.
The Thing is a 1982 science fiction horror movie that was released in theaters on June 25, 1982. The Thing stars Kurt Russell, A. Wilford Brimley, T.K. Carter, Keith David and David Clennon. The movie centers on members of an Antarctica scientific research outpost, who are tasked with fighting a parasitic alien organism.
Have you seen any of these movies like Independence Day: Resurgence? What other action movies do you love to watch? Are you going to see Independence Day: Resurgence? Tell me in the comments!
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