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Greatest summer blockbuster: 'Terminator 2' or 'Independence Day’?

"Terminator 2: Judgement Day" and "Independence Day" are among the greatest action flicks of the '90s, and both films ruled the box office in 1991 and 1996, respectively. "T2" marked Arnold Schwarzenegger's epic return to the "Terminator" franchise, and quickly became one of the most iconic sequels of all time. "Independence Day" killed the box office game and propelled Will Smith into superstardom. Which classic is the greatest summer blockbuster? 🎥

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Ah, it's summer—the time of the year when the weather is hot, ACs are blowing, the grills are fired up, people are wearing short shorts and tank tops, and folks are chilling at the beach. But it's also the time of the year when the most epic movies of the year debut in theaters. So, the Tylt is celebrating the season with our picks for the coveted title of "Greatest Summer Blockbuster." Between July and September, we are asking you to determine which blockbuster from the 20th century should be crowned the Greatest Summer Blockbuster.

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"Hasta la vista, baby."

Below is the synopsis of "Terminator 2: Judgement Day," per IMDb

A cyborg, identical to the one who failed to kill Sarah Connor, must now protect her teenage son, John Connor, from a more advanced and powerful cyborg.

"T2" holds a fresh rating of 92 percent on Rotten Tomatoes, and the blockbuster made over $520 million worldwide at the box office.

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Watch an iconic clip form "Terminator 2" below.

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"Now that's what I call a close encounter."

Below is the synopsis of "Independence Day," per IMDb

The aliens are coming and their goal is to invade and destroy Earth. Fighting superior technology, mankind's best weapon is the will to survive.

"Independence Day" holds a fresh rating of 63 percent on Rotten Tomatoes, but more importantly, the film grossed over $817 million globally at the box office.

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Check out an iconic clip from "Independence Day" below.

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Greatest summer blockbuster: 'Terminator 2' or 'Independence Day’?
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A festive crown for the winner
#VoteID4