Resident Evil (2002)
There are some clips in the beginning of RE: Apocalypse that are edited from the first Res. Evil movie.
movie is edited into short comedic clip
Based on the characters from the movie and video games
the viral facility five levels beneath the earth
The end scene of a deserted city is filmed like the opening of Day of the Dead. Ontop of that, a newspaper with the headline "The Dead Walk!" can be seen on the ground referencing the use of the same paper in Day of the Dead.
The characters are variations of the Alice In Wonderland characters, plus some of the scenes referenced the Alice In Wonderland aligrim
an ad for this movie is on the side of a bus as it drives by
In "Brown Evil" , a video game is called "President Evil".
Video case is shown in a video store.
The zombie event badge "Evil's Resident".
The 3D scans of the pyramid refer directly to the 3D map of The Hive seen in Resident Evil
Laser beams that Leon dodges later in the game are similar to the Red Queen's defences in the RE movie
Character references in dialogue.
One of the zombie children drags a pick-axe next to his feet, along with the same camera angle used in the film.
While talking to the agent at the employment agency about his employement history, Ben Stiller's character mentions he used to work for the Umbrella Corporation.
As Rod pulls Mya into the storage room you can see a sticker on the door which is very similar to the Umbrella Corporation logo from 'Resident Evil'.
Bowser says "Resident Upheaval".
The film is discussed and a still of Milla Jovovich from the film is show,
DVD case is shown.
The Zombie with the Axe makes same apperance, Moves and Clothes like in the Resident Evil Movie.
It is mentioned when they talk about zombies
Mentioned among Paul W.S. Anderson's other works
Oliver refers the Daily Planet to the movie
The corrupt medicial center Will works for is called Umbrella Health, which is a reference to the corrupt medical center known as the Umbrella Corporation from the Resident Evil films.
Jeavons mentions the original
Buck claims they turned Doom into a Resident Evil clone
Subject of a $1,000 clue in the category "Zombieland"
Rick walking as a zombie with an axe, just like the first zombie seen in the movie.
Poster and still frame on the table.
mentions the review he made for this movie
Wesker mentions this movie by name
"Looks like someone has been watching the Residnet Evil movies. The only thing is missing is "Hello my name is Alice" ".
Paul W.S. Anderson responsible for the Resident Evil movies
Mentioned in dialogue.
Ignatiy mentions that Paul W. S. Anderson directed the film
Metal case bearing the logo of Umbrella Corporation, visible in the background during the final fight between Zhartan and Storm Shadow.
Adam and Dana bond over playing the video game RESIDENT EVIL.
Listed among the zombie movies made in recent years.
VHS/DVD release reviewed + footage used
movie is reviewed
Features footage from this and previous Resident Evil movies are seen at the beginning.
Cyrax's Laser Net of Death (Fatality)
Lesbian make-out session featuring an Alice from Resident Evil look-a-like and a Selene from Underworld look-a-like.