Sony have finally revealed some official plot details for the latest installment in the popular video game to movie adaption franchise 'Resident Evil'. Not only has 'Resident Evil: Retribution' got itself a sparkling new snyopsis but it will now also be referred to as 'Re5ident Evil: Retribution'. Notice the difference there? Of course you do as the title has been numerically adjusted to include the fact that this is the fifth installment. Paul W.S. Anderson returns to the franchise to direct his wife Milla Jovovich -below ('The Fourth Kind') who also returns once again as the ass-kicking Alice. Boris Kodjoe ('Resident Evil: Afterlife'), Kevin Durand ('Lost'), Michelle Rodriguez ('Resident Evil'), Johann Urb ('1408'), Bingbing Li, Michelle Rodriguez, Colin Salmon ('Exam'), Sienna Guillory and Oded Fehr all co-star. Check out the new plot info below.
"The wildly successful film franchise adaptation that has grossed nearly $700 million worldwide to the popular video game series, Resident Evil, returns in its highly anticipated fifth installment, RE5IDENT EVIL: RETRIBUTION in state-of-the art 3D.
The Umbrella Corporationís deadly T-virus continues to ravage the Earth, transforming the global population into legions of the flesh eating Undead. The human raceís last and only hope, ALICE (Milla Jovovich), awakens in the heart of Umbrella's most clandestine operations facility and unveils more of her mysterious past as she delves further into the complex. Without a safe haven, Alice continues to hunt those responsible for the outbreak; a chase that takes her from Tokyo to New York, Washington, D.C. and Moscow, culminating in a mind-blowing revelation that will force her to rethink everything that she once thought to be true. Aided by newfound allies and familiar friends, Alice must fight to survive long enough to escape a hostile world on the brink of oblivion. The countdown has begun."
'Re5ident Evil: Retribution' arrives in theatres from 14 September 2012.
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