Sony’s new reboot Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon Metropolis was launched completely in theaters final month, however when are you able to count on to have the ability to watch it at residence? Effectively, shock, as a result of Sony simply dropped the brand new film on Digital platforms TODAY, completely out of the blue!
You’ll be able to hire Welcome to Raccoon Metropolis for $19.99 by way of your favourite VOD platform! The movie can be nonetheless accessible in theaters, the place it has scared up simply over $30 million worldwide.
Meagan wrote in her evaluate of Welcome to Raccoon Metropolis, “Johannes Roberts succeeds in creating a much more trustworthy, horror-driven Resident Evil film. This adaptation makes unusual decisions with its characters and might be tough across the edges, nevertheless it presents a compelling lead and succeeds in suspense-filled sequences. Roberts retains issues transferring briskly.”
You’ll be able to watch the primary 10 minutes of the film under!
The reboot from Johannes Roberts (47 Meters Down, The Strangers: Prey at Evening) is stated to kick off “a brand new universe impressed by storylines and characters from Capcom’s basic video games.”
Right here’s the total official synopsis for the brand new film…
“Returning to the terrifying roots of the massively common franchise, fan and filmmaker Johannes Roberts brings the video games of the billion greenback franchise and essentially the most profitable online game adaptation in historical past to life for a complete new era 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 the town a wasteland…with nice evil brewing under 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 way of the night time.”
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.