A new movie adaption is on its way, Based on the popular Capcom horror video games, Resident Evil, A Reboot movie will be serving as Kaya Scodelario, Hannah John-Kamen, Tom Hopper and Robbie Amell and more starring actors in the cast. The storyline is set in 1998 on a fateful night in Raccoon City. An official origin story adaptation with faithful ties to Capcom’s classic survival horror games.
Resident Evil Reboot: Kaya Scodelario as Claire Redfield in Origin Story
Who Are More In Cast? - Resident Evil's New Adaptation Cast?
German production house Constantin Film's Resident Evil Origins story movie is being directed by Johannes Roberts (of 47 Meters Down fame) and will feature grabbed cast likes of Kaya Scodelario as Claire Redfield (The Maze Runner, Crawl), Tom Hopper as Albert Wesker, Robbie Amell as Chris Redfield (The Babysitter, The Flash), Avan Jogia as Leon S Kennedy (Zombieland: Double Tap), Hannah John-Kamen as Jill Valentine (Black Mirror, Game of Thrones) and Nel McDonough as William Birkin (Yellowstone) notable names.
The movie will reset the past Milla Jovovich starter movie timeline and will serve as a return to the origins of the original video game.
"With this movie, I really wanted to go back to the original first two games and re-create the terrifying visceral experience I had when I first played them whilst at the same time telling a grounded human story about a small dying American town that feels both relatable and relevant to today’s audiences" -- said by the director Johannes Roberts as per reports of Deadline.
Robert Kulzer will produce the film with James Harris under the banners Tea Shop Productions and Hartley Gorenstein.
Resident Evil Reboot Movie Storyline / Plot
Here is a Resident Evil Reboot movie storyline/plot as per a tweet, "For the record, the Resident Evil film reboot is about Chris & Claire being orphans who grew up in Raccoon City, a shithole city in this universe, in an orphanage where kids would regularly go missing. Chris goes on to become a cop there, Claire tries to convince him to leave. "
"Leon is a hungover cop who shot his partner in training on accident, who's only saving grace is his dad is a bigshot at the police force, who gets caught in this with Chris & Claire. Irons & Ada are also in the movie. Weirdly Wesker works for Ada in this universe."
The story is set on in a fateful night in Raccoon City in 1998; the fictional mid-western town is known in Evil lore as the center of a virus outbreak that destroys it and forever changes the country.
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Sony Pictures, Constantin, Elevation, Metropolitan will be the distributors to release this film in countries worldwide.
It’s the highest-grossing film series ever based on a video game. With the release news of a Resident Evil reboot, the franchise is now ready to kick, considering a Netflix series, as well as an all-new video-game - Resident Evil: Village, also on their way to release.
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