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Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)

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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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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Germany | Canada | USA | France | UK

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, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$42,345,531

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$240,159,255, 7 July 2013
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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Unlike the films, Barry and Leon are not partners in crime. Barry and Leon have not appeared together in any canon-games. Barry is a very close friend to the Redfield family (Chris and Claire especially). He appears alongside Chris in Resident Evil (1996) and Claire in Baiohazâdo reberêshonzu 2 (2015). It is possible he knows Leon in the games through Claire (Claire and Leon both debut in Resident Evil 2 (1998)). Chris and Leon know each other through Claire Redfield, however they first appear together in Resident Evil 6 (2012) where the two already know each other. See more »

Goofs

Even if coins could be fired from a 12 gauge shotgun, their ranges and ballistic impacts would be a mere fraction of traditional shotgun ammunition. If anything, they would be wildly inaccurate farther than a few feet, they would likely impact targets along their faces rather their penetrative edges and they would likely shatter from force of the initial shot. 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

Also shown in a 3D version. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Movie Friends: Prashant Prabhakar (2013) See more »

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
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Hmm..
15 September 2012 | by potofgold_9See all my reviews

I have always loved the RE series, so as much as I hate to say it, this movie was kind of a let down compared to the rest. Most of the acting was terrible and very stiff and the characters had no real depth, I didn't even care when anyone died because they barley spoke or showed any emotion. Even with Alice I got a different vibe from the previous movies, she was a lot more stiff and her personality didn't really show. There were no real plot twists or "wow" moments for me. I felt like I was waiting the entire time for something awesome to happen and then it was just over.

The action parts were good, but I think they focused way too much on making everything slow motion and a lot of it ended up looking cheesy. Although this one wasn't the best I'm still optimistic for the next one!


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