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A virus has escaped into a secret facility called "The Hive," which chemically turns the staff (Umbrella Corporation) into man eating zombies and releasing the mutated lab animals that they were studying. The complex computer (The Red Queen) shuts down the base to prevent from infection. The parent corporation sends in a military unit, where they meet Alice who has only a short time to remember who she is and what is her mission. who which is suffering from amnesia due to the nerve gas released into her bathroom. The military must shut down the computer (The Red Queen) and make their way back out of the Hive. Fighting their way past zombies, mutants and The Red Queen before the T-Virus escapes and effects the rest of the world. Its up to Alice to defeat the virus, if she loses, we all lose.
A secret experiment. A deadly virus. A fatal mistake.
Also Known As:
Resident Evil the Movie
Resident Evil: Ground Zero
Title: Resident Evil
Release Date: March 12, 2002
Runtime: 100 mins
All Genres: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, France
Sound: DTS, Dolby Digital, SDDS
IMDB Rating: 6.4
Buried.com Rating: 7.4 - (Rate This Horror Movie at Buried.com)
Category: Horror Movies Starting With R
MPAA Rating: R
MPAA Rating Reason:
Rated R for strong sci-fi/horror violence, language and sexuality/nudity.
Paul W.S. Anderson
Milla Jovovich ...Alice
Michelle Rodriguez ...Rain Ocampo
Eric Mabius ...Matt Addison
James Purefoy ...Spence Parks
Martin Crewes ...Chad Kaplan
Colin Salmon ...One
Ryan McCluskey ...Mr. Grey
Oscar Pearce ...Mr. Red
Indra Ove ...Ms. Black
Anna Bolt ...Dr. Green
Joseph May ...Dr. Blue
Robert Tannion ...Dr. Brown
Heike Makatsch ...Dr. Lisa Addison
Jaymes Butler ...Clarence the Security Guard
Stephen Billington ...Mr. White
Fiona Glascott ...Ms. Gold
Pasquale Aleardi ...J.D. Salinas
Liz May Brice ...Medic
Torsten Jerabek ...Commando #1
Marc Logan Black ...Commando #2
Michaela Dicker ...Red Queen
Barry Best ...Zombie
Jeremy Bolt ...Zombie
Jamie Harding ...Mail Boy
Jason Isaacs ...Dr. William Birkin / Narrator
Paul W.S. Anderson
Daniel S. Kletzky
Paul W.S. Anderson
Resident Evil Horror Film Trailer 1
Resident Evil Horror Film Trailer 2
"Wall of Death"
"My Plague (New Abuse Mix)"
"Something Told Me"
"Invisible Wounds (Dark Bodies)"
More Movie Taglines:
- A secret experiment. A deadly virus. A fatal mistake.
- Survive the Horror
- Red Queen: You're all going to die down here.
Narrator: At the beginning of the 21st century, the Umbrella Corporation had become the largest commercial entity in the United States. Nine out of every ten homes contain its products. Its political and financial influence is felt everywhere. In public, it is the world's leading supplier of computer technology, medical products, and healthcare. Unknown, even to its own employees, its massive profits are generated by military technology, genetic experimentation and viral weaponry.
[Alice points her gun at Rain] Rain: I'm not dead yet. [Rain takes the gun from Alice] Rain: I think I'll take this back. Alice: I could kiss you, you bitch!
Red Queen: I've been a bad, bad girl.
[Rain and J.D. have just fought off a zombie] J.D.: I shot her five times. How was she still standing? Rain: Bitch isn't standing now.
- Night of the Living Dead (1968) director George A. Romero was originally attached to write and direct, but left the project in 1999 due to creative differences over the script. The project was dormant for over a year before Paul W.S. Anderson signed on to write and direct the movie.
Director Trademark: [Paul W.S. Anderson] [tough female characters] Alice and Rain.
This film was originally titled "Resident Evil: Ground Zero," but the title was changed to just "Resident Evil" after the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks on the USA.
The final fate of the Matt character is known to fans of the games.
The password into the Red Queen's Chamber is "12177".
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Rating: 7.4 out of 10.0 - 60 votes cast total