The fifth part of of these science fiction thriller series is a direct follow up of the previous Resident Evil Afterlife with many of the same actors and characters as well as plot, the film is heavily influenced by the video game of the same name and famous sci-fi films.
The effects supervisor Paul Jones stated that he wanted the zombies make up to look realistic and took inspiration from “Day of the Dead” for that, many of the scenes also contain slow motion and bullet time effects reminiscent of “Matrix“. Filming locations include Toronto in Canada, New York in the US, Tokyo in Japan and Moscow in Russia, the film plot takes Milla Jovovich (Alice) visiting all of those locations around the world.
If you liked the previous Resident Evil movies you will not disappointed, you can also expect lots of flesh hungry zombies and blood spatter, fans of action and violent sci-fi movies will enjoy this film, the dialogue isn’t great but shootings and destruction scenes are amazing to watch, the 3D effects in Resident Evil Retribution are admirable and allow you to appreciate slow paced bullets flying out of the screen and exploding zombie body parts
Synopsis: Umbrella Corporation deadly T-virus continues to ravage planet Earth transforming people into flesh eating zombies, the human race only hope, Alice, pursues those responsible for the outbreak around the world discovering a secret about her mysterious past that will change the perception she has about her own life.
Director: Paul W.S. Anderson Writer: Paul W.S. Anderson Cast: Milla Jovovich, Sienna Guillory and Michelle Rodriguez Runtime: 95 minutes