Resident Evil:Retribution - An IMAX 3D Experience Synopsis
New allies and old friends aid Alice in her search for those responsible for the T-virus outbreak.

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Slant Magazine

By Jaime N. Christley
At this point in the franchise, Anderson is content to alight the saga on a perpetual rewind loop, ever-ending, ever-rebooting, all...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Clark Collis
Writer-director W.S. Anderson's overseeing of the Resident Evil zombie franchise has proven to be both lunatically haphazard and dementedly...
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Boxoffice Magazine

If it's true that movies can transport you to places you could hardly have imagined, then Resident Evil: Retribution is the cinema's...
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Time Out New York

By Nick Schager
Anderson utilizes slow-motion 3-D to hyperbolic effect while again casting Jovovich as the epitome of badass sexiness.
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It's the closest thing you'll find yet to a recreation of a video game sensibility on the big screen - which is in line with the...
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Total Film

Giant brains with teeth, suburban mutant zombies, more bullets than a John Woo film festival, and hot girls in skin-tight S&M outfits...
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Boston Globe

By Tom Russo
Funny about retribution, though - it's a tricky thing to make time for when you've still got mutant zombie hordes after you. The real...
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

A few striking images keep our attention – like evil warrior Rain (Michelle Rodriguez) seated menacingly with an assault rifle on a...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
She's (Milla Jovovich) constantly being besieged by a seemingly never-ending series of monsters, and we -- at least every couple of years or...
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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Thuddingly awful.
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Not as good as 4 but still much better than 3

By Transepoch
Sure it's a low bar, but them's the breaks. Plot seemed to by trying to shove too much action into too short a run-time. In retrospect, it's almost as if 5 & 6 were intended as a single feature, but...

Wait till it hits DVD

By nuprotocol
I'm a HUGEEEEEEEEEEE fan of the RE games and movies. However this one felt like they wanted to cram every character from the RE games and movies into one big movie. It felt rushed and not planned....

You know what to expect!

By pedsarq
The Umbrella Corporation is still after humans. This movie is fully equipped with plenty of action of the usual Resident Evil type. There are many, many monsters and computer animated worlds. Mind...

I enjoyed this movie. It delivered

By brianunderwood
I enjoyed the movie and did not really expect anything but, fighting, a quick story, zombies, and action out of the wazoo. It fills all of my action expectations and I actually felt sorry for the...

the best resident evil yet

By spacerecycle
this movie got your attention from the very beginning to the very end. the beginning was exciting and unique. all of the actors played the role to the best they could and everything seemed to blend...

Fun and lots of action.

By stenorocket
After reading critics and fan reviews, I wasn't sure about watching this. Saw it in IMAX 3D and I really liked it. The acting wasn't great, but it's a video game movie and acting in games isn't...

Bloody good fun for fans of Alice!

By metanymn
Packed with great surprises and non-stop action. Effects are amazing and keep you wanting more. Moves the story of Alice forward while bringing back a lot of familiar faces from her past. People in...

Just a bad movie!

By icanectc
In this day and age I dont expect action movies to have horrible cgi scenes. Well this movie just had horrible cgi effects. Not to mention just horrible acting jobs by everyone. Maybe thats why the...

Resident Evil is Awesome

By bullievable_76
This like the others in the line, is a very good movie. I was hooked from start to finish. I'm only surprised Rebecca Chambers wasn't in none of these. The fights between Alice and Ada versus the ...

Must see

By Irishnoble
Wonderful action and beautiful Special effects, they have yaken the series into a new direction. this is the type of movie Imax was made for. Milla is still beautiful as ever....

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Rated R | For Sequences of Strong Violence
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 16 & under Plenty of gore -- and more 3-D -- in fifth RE installment.
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