Sony’s new restart Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City It was released exclusively in theaters last month, but when do you expect to be able to watch it at home? Well, surprise, because Sony dropped the new movie on digital platforms today, just like that!
You can rent Welcome to Raccoon City For $19.99 through your favorite VOD platform! The film is also still available in theaters, grossing just over $30 million worldwide.
Megan wrote in her review of Welcome to Raccoon City, “Johannes Roberts Succeed in creating a more faithful image, driven by horror vampire Movie. This adaptation makes odd choices with its characters and can be rough around the edges, but it offers a compelling introduction and succeeds in suspense-packed sequences. Roberts keeps things moving fast.”
You can watch the first 10 minutes of the movie below!
Reboot from Johannes Roberts (47 meters down, strangers: prey at nightIt is said to be starting a “new world inspired by the stories and characters of classic Capcom games.”
Here is the full official synopsis for the new movie…
Returning to the terrifying roots of the widely popular franchise, fan and filmmaker Johannes Roberts is bringing the billion-dollar games and most successful video game adaptation in history to life for a whole new generation of fans.
Once the thriving home of the pharmaceutical giant Umbrella Corporation, Raccoon Town is now a moribund city in the Midwest. The company’s exodus has left the city a wasteland…with great evil brewing beneath the surface. When that evil is unleashed, the townspeople change into Forever… and a small group of survivors must work together to uncover the truth behind Umbrella and work through the night.”
The cast includes Kaya Scodelario (crawlingLike Claire Redfield by her side Hana Jun Kamen (Ant man and the wasp) as Jill Valentine, Ruby Emile (Loading) as Chris Redfield, Tom Hooper (Umbrella Academy) as Albert Wesker, Avan Jogia (Zombieland: double tap) as Leon S. Kennedy, and Neil McDonough (Yellowstone) as William Birkin.
in addition to, Donal Log (A quiet night, “Gotham”) plays the Chief Irons in the “origin story adaptation” of the games set in Raccoon City in 1998.