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He's officially said he'll direct

14 March 2013  |  Written by James White  |  Source: First Showing

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Resident Evil: Retribution

It seems Paul WS Anderson is ready for a busy year. Not only is he currently preparing to shoot historical action-fest Pompeii (as evidenced by the casting ramp up), he’s apparently decided to officially take the director’s chair for Resident Evil 6.

Anderson, who kicked off the franchise, has overseen it as producer and returned to direct 2010’s Afterlife and last year’s Retribution, was always likely to be back, especially since the sixth film appears to be the conclusion to the second trilogy. And, if we’re honest, he’s so ingrained in the Evil series, he could direct these things in his sleep.

Milla Jovovich (aka Paul’s better half) will be back as Alice in the film, which will be tasked with carrying on from where Retribution left off. Which – spoiler alert if you’ve yet to see it – leaves Alice in the White House standing alongside Shawn Roberts’ big bad-turned-seeming-ally Albert Wesker as a tide of ravenous infected types swarm towards the building.

As of yet, the new pic doesn’t have a catchy subhead, but it does have a release date of September 12, 2014. Could this be the absolute, we-really-mean-it last Evil film? It’ll depend on the box office…


What should be the subtitle for the new Resident Evil Film?
Devastation
Aggravation
Precipitation
Accreditation
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Based on the novel 'Push' by Sapphire
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RE6 Subtitle suggestion.
Resident Evil: Salvation or Redemption More

Posted by TheMaskGuy at 08:38 on 27 April 2013 | Report This Post

RESIDENT EVIL: JUDGEMENT
PLEASE!! More

Posted by norgizfox at 12:38 on 11 April 2013 | Report This Post

RESIDENT EVIK
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Posted by norgizfox at 12:38 on 11 April 2013 | Report This Post

RESIDENT EVIL: ELIMINATION
Perfect title if the series ends or for the fact that all those virus infected zombies/mutants need eliminated or the human race that's left is. Plus it seems to fit as a title and sounds pretty bad a$$ to me... More

Posted by blazord at 16:18 on 09 April 2013 | Report This Post

I reckon they should call it resident evil:extermination i mean come on whoever watched retribution noes that they must try and exterminate all the zombies and mutants to restart the human population so i think extermination fits rather nicely to the title More

Posted by Dannyboiij at 02:47 on 02 April 2013 | Report This Post

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Holy sh#t, if you don't like the movies, then don't read the articles and post pointless posts like these! More

Posted by norgizfox at 17:04 on 16 March 2013 | Report This Post

Resident Evil: Dead
Who in the name of all that is sacred ACTUALLY WATCHES these films??? Stick Ash in their, and make it go all meta by him breaking the 4th wall and introducing his boomstick to Paul WS Anderson's face. More

Posted by weekendatbernies at 21:53 on 14 March 2013 | Report This Post

CAN'T WAIT!!!
How about Resident Evil: Judgement? More

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Constipation, that is the word More

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