Alice fights alongside a resistance movement to regain her freedom from an Umbrella Corporation testing facility.

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Paul W.S. Anderson
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Milla Jovovich ... Alice
Sienna Guillory ... Jill Valentine
Michelle Rodriguez ... Rain
Aryana Engineer ... Becky
Bingbing Li ... Ada Wong
Boris Kodjoe ... Luther West
Johann Urb ... Leon S. Kennedy
Robin Kasyanov ... Sergei
Kevin Durand ... Barry Burton
Ofilio Portillo ... Tony
Oded Fehr ... Todd / Carlos
Colin Salmon ... One
Shawn Roberts ... Albert Wesker
Toshio Oki Toshio Oki ... Japanese Policeman
Takato Yamashita Takato Yamashita ... Japanese Businessman
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Storyline

Alice awakes at home with her daughter Becky and her husband. But soon she realizes that she is actually in an Umbrella Corporation's underground facility. Out of the blue, the computer security system shuts-down and Alice flees to the central control room of the facility. She meets Ada Wong, who works with Albert Wesker, and she learns that a five-man team has been sent by Wesker to rescue them. However, the Red Queen sends Jill Valentine and Rain to hunt them down. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Rated R for sequences of strong violence throughout | See all certifications »

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This is the first time in Resident Evil history that Jill and Leon have ever met. Canon or otherwise. See more »

Goofs

The number of bullets vs their effectiveness seems to vary from scene to scene. Some protagonists can be stopped by a relatively low number of rounds; others require dozens or hundreds of impacts, including those from high caliber rounds which should create extensive tissue trauma. However it is commonly known that zombies don't die from gunshot wounds. They die by wrecking the brain. And then earlier in the series it became clear already even that doesn't always work. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Alice: My name is Alice. I worked for the Umbrella Corporation, the largest and most powerful commercial entity in the world. I was head of security at a secret high-tech facility called the Hive, a giant underground laboratory developing experimental, viral weaponry. There was an incident. A virus escaped. A lot of people died. The trouble was, they didn't stay dead. The computer that controlled the Hive was a state-of-the-art artificial intelligence: the Red Queen. The Red Queen ...
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Crazy Credits

In the opening credits sequence, those who are portraying characters from the video-game series, have their roles listed alongside their names. Everyone else (i.e. Milla Jovovich and co.) simply have their names listed. See more »

Alternate Versions

The Chinese version digitally erases all USSR/CCCP symbols. No footage is cut. See more »

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Soundtracks

Hexes
Written by Bassnectar and Chino Moreno
Performed by Bassnectar feat. Chino Moreno
Vocals engineered by Steve Olmon at Southpaw Studios
Mastered by Seth Drake @ Amorphous Music Studios
©Amorphous Music 2012
[end credits song]
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Very disappointed in this movie and it's director...
16 September 2012 | by gysgtjanssenSee all my reviews

I was very excited to see this movie as I have been a fan since the first. To say the least I was let down by this movie. It had no suspense or drama and was all shoot outs and fights. I understand that this is considered a sort of action movie and guns and fights are what those make up...however this movie had no "meat" to it. It was completely visual. I never felt the danger...I was never even close to the edge of my seat wondering what would happen next...it was very predictable. During the second half of the movie people in the theater were laughing at the action scenes and how ridiculously stupid they were. I left the theater very disappointed with a critical opinion of the movies director. If you still want to see it I recommend waiting for it on DVD so you don't waste the price of a theater ticket...


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Release Date:

14 September 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Resident Evil 5 See more »

Filming Locations:

Klienburg, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$65,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$21,052,227, 16 September 2012

Gross USA:

$42,345,531

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$240,159,255
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