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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Milla Jovovich
Sienna Guillory
Michelle Rodriguez
Boris Kodjoe
Directors
Paul WS Anderson
Screenwriters
Paul WS Anderson
Running Time
95 minutes

Resident Evil: Retribution
Same as it ever was


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Plot
As Earth becomes ever more overrun with the infected hordes, Alice (Jovovich) continues her fight against the Umbrella Corporation’s evil schemes. This time, the battle goes virtual inside a key Umbrella research facility as old faces from the past – for both good and ill – return and the stakes are raised once again.


Verdict
It almost seems churlish to wish for more from a franchise that appears increasingly locked into a standard pattern. But more than ever, it feels like time to give it a rest and try something else. Just not more Three Musketeers, please.


Reviewed by William Thomas

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