Independence Day 4 Alien Craft

One of the cool things I saw while vising the “Special Effects 2” exhibit back in 1996 at the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry was this alien craft model from Independence Day 4.

My wife here is making a gesture to show how small the model was in real life, compared to how big it looked on screen. After commenting that the ship was roughly the same shape as her hair-do … well, let’s just say it was a long, quiet ride home from Chicago the following weekend.