From director Johannes Roberts (47 Meters Down, The Strangers: Prey at Evening), Sony’s Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon Metropolis guarantees to carry the franchise again to its horror roots, headed to theaters on November 24. The film is claimed to kick “a brand new universe impressed by storylines and characters from Capcom’s basic Resident Evil video games.”
A brand new featurette video from Sony immediately spotlights the video game-authentic manufacturing design of the brand new film, and likewise highlights a few of the many Easter Eggs to find.
“I would like followers to simply take a look at these areas and be like wow, I’m within the recreation,” Roberts explains. “Capcom was tremendous supportive. They gave us the precise blueprints, so we constructed the mansion and police station precisely as the sport. Each body has particulars – the orphanage doorways, a typewriter within the background, the little herbs. It’s actually enjoyable. It’s very a lot for the followers.”
Right here’s the complete official synopsis for the brand new film…
“Returning to the terrifying roots of the massively standard franchise, fan and filmmaker Johannes Roberts brings the video games of the billion greenback franchise and probably the most profitable online game adaptation in historical past to life for a complete new technology of followers.”
“As soon as the booming residence of pharmaceutical large Umbrella Company, Raccoon Metropolis is now a dying Midwestern city. The corporate’s exodus left town a wasteland…with nice evil brewing beneath the floor. When that evil is unleashed, the townspeople are endlessly…modified…and a small group of survivors should work collectively to uncover the reality behind Umbrella and make it by means of the evening.”
The solid consists of Kaya Scodelario (Crawl) as Claire Redfield alongside Hannah John-Kamen (Ant-Man and the Wasp) as Jill Valentine, Robbie Amell (Add) as Chris Redfield, Tom Hopper (The Umbrella Academy) as Albert Wesker, Avan Jogia (Zombieland: Double Faucet) as Leon S. Kennedy, and Neal McDonough (Yellowstone) as William Birkin.
Moreover, Donal Logue (Silent Evening, “Gotham”) is enjoying Chief Irons within the “origin story adaptation” of the video games that’s set in Raccoon Metropolis in 1998.