Sony Pictures has released the first 9 minutes to the next installment in the CG world of Resident Evil, Resident Evil: Vendetta.
A death merchant is spreading a deadly virus in New York to avenge his wife’s death. Chris Redfield enlists the help of Leon Kennedy and Rebecca Chambers to stop him, but his own vengeance leads to a cataclysmic result.
Resident Evil: Vendetta is the third CG movie the Resident Evil series, following Resident Evil: Degeneration (2008) and Resident Evil: Damnation (2012). It is set in New York City and features Leon Kennedy, Chris Redfield, and Rebecca Chambers.
The film is produced by Marza Animation Planet (“Space Pirate Captain Harlock”), executive produced by Takashi Shimizu (“The Grudge”), written by Makoto Fukami (“Psycho Pass”) and directed by Takanori Tsujimoto (“Bushido Man”).
Resident Evil: Vendetta will be released internationally on May 27, 2017, and in the U.S. and Canada on Monday, June 19 for a special one-night event from Fathom Events, Park Circus and Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions. Resident Evil: Vendetta will also be released on DVD, Blu-ray, 4K Blu-ray on July 18.