The Blockbuster Explosions of Roland Emmerich

June 28 (Bloomberg) -- As 'White House Down' hits U.S. theaters, the film is another in a tradition of blockbuster movies by director Roland Emmerich that features dramatic explosions of iconic American landmarks. Here, a quick recap of the German's cinematic destruction, which has delivered billions of dollars in ticket sales. (Source: Bloomberg)

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