In the early 2000s, one by one, films within the “Resident Evil” universe began to appear, and they immediately managed to conquer an impressive audience. The first film in the series was released in 2002, and the last, final, relatively recently – in 2016. All this time, the main cast did not change, therefore, in fact, the last films of the series were popular only because of the actors, especially since the main role was played by Hollywood actress Milla Jovovich. The level of technology development at one time did not allow to bring all the ideas and ideas of the directors to life, and this is one of the reasons why the Sony film studio saw the point in creating a new film adaptation of the Resident Evil universe. This means that viewers will be offered new films that will completely replace the old ones.
The storyline, in general, will be the same, and only the actors, scenery, special effects, the course of the narrative and much more will change, so the upcoming films will be truly new, and not just updated or reworked. Today, February 6, 2021, the Sony film studio finally opened the veil of secrecy and announced when the first film in the relaunched universe will be released, but did not share any details about the plot. According to official data, the new film adaptation “Resident Evil” will be released in theaters on September 3, 2021, that is, in the coming autumn. This is much earlier than the dates previously mentioned by some insiders, and this, of course, is good news.
The new film adaptation of Resident Evil will be the first films in the upcoming series, but how many of these will be in total is unknown. According to preliminary information, the action of this film will unfold in Raccoon City in 1998, and the main roles will be played by such famous actresses and actors as Kae Scodelario (as Claire Redfield), Hannah John-Kamen (as Jill Valentine), Robbie Amell ( as Chris Redfield), Tom Hopper, Evan Jogia, Neil McDonough and others. All the shooting of the picture has already been fully completed. Nowadays, special effects specialists create digital graphics to make the picture as realistic and attractive as possible for viewers. The new film, as part of the new Resident Evil adaptation, is expected to be a hit, receiving high ratings from both fans and the press.
Sony decided to relaunch this film adaptation for a reason, but did so against the background of the rapid growth in popularity of new games entering the market under the Resident Evil brand. They get very good press reviews, which is why the decision was made to send “Resident Evil” back to the set. Closer to the premiere date, viewers will definitely be shown a trailer or at least a teaser that will shed light on the storyline and much more, allowing them to evaluate how well the actors got used to their roles and how effectively the specialists in special effects worked, without which they cannot do in modern times. not a single more or less serious film.