Dean Devlin

Where the 1998 Godzilla movie went wrong

Simon Brew News Dec 8, 2014

Writer Dean Devlin outlines the two big mistakes he made when writing 1998's Godzilla movie, directed by Roland Emmerich.

Independence Day: Dean Devlin explains alien 'virus' plot device

Independence Day
Simon Brew News Dec 8, 2014

With work on Independence Day 2 underway, writer/producer Dean Devlin explains one key moment from Independence Day 1...

Independence Day 2 officially greenlit, shoot starts in May

Simon Brew News Nov 27, 2014

It's finally, definitely happening: Independence Day 2 - without Will Smith - will land in cinemas in June 2016...

Independence Day: the film that defined modern summer movies

Ryan Lambie Feature Jul 4, 2014

Independence Day was released in the US 18 years ago today. Ryan looks at its ongoing impact on how summer movies are made and marketed...

Stargate movie reboot announced, Roland Emmerich directing

Simon Brew News May 30, 2014

A new trilogy of Stargate films are set to "reimagine" the original film. Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin are attached.

Independence Day 2 to get a rewrite

Ryan Lambie News May 29, 2014

The long-in-gestation Independence Day sequel has an update, as a new screenwriter steps in to provide a rewrite...

The rise and fall of Carolco

Ryan Lambie Feature Mar 11, 2014

In the late 80s, Carolco was one of the biggest studios in Hollywood, but by 1995, it was gone. Ryan charts its dramatic rise and fall...

Latest on the Independence Day sequels

Simon Brew News May 13, 2013

Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin have been chatting about Independence Day, and its possible follow-up(s)...

Fox cancels Independence Day 3D release

Simon Brew News Nov 21, 2012

Independence Day 3D won't be heading to cinemas. Is this a sign, too, that the Independence Day sequels are in trouble?

Independence Day sequels named?

Simon Brew News Sep 12, 2012

Are these the titles of the two planned sequels to Independence Day?

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