The primary official trailer for the reside motion movie Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City is out now, with the film coming completely to cinemas quickly. The movie roughly follows the occasions of the primary two Resident Evil video games, prominently that includes each Raccoon Metropolis in addition to the Spencer mansion. The official trailer provides followers an in depth have a look at Claire and Leon, in addition to a few of the film’s CGI zombies and monsters.
Whereas there are a number of variations of the trailer, some of them aren’t the perfect at portraying what the movie will supply. Sony Photos Malaysia uploaded a global trailer by way of YouTube, which begins off with Claire Redfield (performed by Kaya Scodelario) hitching a experience on a semi-truck. As within the Resident Evil 2 REmake, the trucker by accident hits a passerby who seems to be a zombie. Not like previous video games, Claire finally meets her brother Chris Redfield (performed by Robbie Amell) in Raccoon Metropolis and makes an attempt to warn her brother about Umbrella Company.
There are a number of different notable modifications from the video games within the trailer, reminiscent of a helicopter that crashes into the Spencer Mansion. Police chief Brian Irons additionally seems beside Claire and Leon, although the characters didn’t ever seem collectively in Resident Evil 2.
For essentially the most half, nonetheless, the scenes appear to observe carefully with the core story components of the primary two video games, even recreating the enduring first zombie encounter scene from the unique Resident Evil, in addition to quite a lot of different deep-cut Easter eggs for followers of the franchise. It’s no less than a lot nearer to the video games than the Milla Jovovich-starring Resident Evil collection of movies. Moreover, the trailer provides us glimpses into story components that have been implied however not proven within the precise video games, such because the organic experiments performed by William Birkin (performed by Neal McDonough).
You may try the Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon Metropolis official worldwide trailer beneath:
As talked about above, there are literally two variations of the trailer. The one above is for worldwide audiences, whereas the one beneath is the arguably extra action-packed US model of the trailer:
Whereas there’s a little bit of overlap in scenes proven, each trailers taken collectively give us an excellent image of what Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon Metropolis has to supply.
In a earlier interview, Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon Metropolis director Johannes Roberts said that the solid was chosen with a view to “embody the spirit and energy of the characters.” Slightly than interesting to the Resident Evil motion movies of the previous, Roberts said that the movie was influenced by horror titles reminiscent of The Exorcist and The Shining. Significantly, Roberts mentioned that he was influenced by Resident Evil 2’s remake.