“Resident Evil: Retribution” is a 2012 science-fiction action-horror film directed by Paul W. S. Anderson. It is the fifth installment in the “Resident Evil” film series, based on the popular video game franchise of the same name. The film stars Milla Jovovich, Michelle Rodriguez, and Sienna Guillory in lead roles.
The story picks up immediately after the events of the previous film, with Alice (Milla Jovovich) captured by the Umbrella Corporation and held in a facility in Russia. After a failed rescue attempt by her allies, Alice is forced to fight her way out of the facility and navigate a post-apocalyptic world overrun by zombies and other monsters.
As Alice and her team travel across the globe, they must battle hordes of undead creatures, including zombies, mutants, and clones of themselves. Along the way, they uncover a dark conspiracy involving the Umbrella Corporation and its efforts to create a new world order.
“Resident Evil: Retribution” received mixed reviews from critics, with some praising its fast-paced action sequences and impressive visual effects, while others criticized its convoluted plot and lack of character development. The film was noted for its over-the-top action and violence, as well as its use of 3D technology.
Overall, “Resident Evil: Retribution” is a decent entry in the “Resident Evil” franchise that should please fans of the series and fans of action-horror movies in general. While it may not be the most innovative or thought-provoking film, it delivers on its promise of delivering fast-paced action and thrilling zombie battles.
Duration: 95 min.