Dean Devlin

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?

The potential plot problems with an Independence Day sequel

Scott Snowden Feature Sep 11, 2012

An Independence Day sequel has been rumoured for years. But the original's ending leaves writers with all sorts of problems, Scott writes…

Independence Day 2 edges forward

Independence Day
Simon Brew News Jul 10, 2012

It finally seems that there's a story in place for a follow-up to Independence Day 2. Might the film be happening after all...?

Dean Devlin planning new Stargate movies?

Stargate to be resurrected in films?
Simon Brew News Jul 5, 2011

As the television adventures of Stargate end, writer-producer Dean Devlin suggests that the future of the franchise might just be on the big screen…