Resident Evil Reviews

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October 27, 2019
Resident Evil isn't bad. It's firmly "okay", it's a cheesy survival horror story with cliché characters that knows it's a cheesy survival horror story with cliché characters.
May 3, 2019
It is not a disappointing turnout for a video game film, but one does see how it could have been better. [Full Review in Spanish]
May 3, 2019
Resident Evil is what it wants to be. [Full Review in Spanish]
April 30, 2019
A single-minded tale of genetic research facility workers accidentally turned into ravenous zombies, it's a relentless throat-grabber.
December 5, 2016
A merely acceptable adaptation that feels more like a supernatural thriller with a couple of references to the game, involuntarily funny dialogue, and decent performances, than a terrifying production. [Full review in Spanish]
February 8, 2014
This routine video-game spinoff borrows heavily from James Cameron action flicks and George Romero zombie epics but doesn't do much else.
September 11, 2012
This adaptation captures the spirit of the video games and with its fun, anything can happen mindset and tons of over the top violence, 'Resident Evil' proves there may be a future for video game movies yet.
December 28, 2010
An ultra-gory video game-to-movie disappointment.
September 9, 2010
The overblown action and cheapo effects become as relentless as the undead.
April 29, 2009
A Z grade bit of fodder for the pre-teen sector...
March 31, 2009
Despite a promising setup, pic never really goes anywhere, instead immersing viewers in a kinetic onslaught of flesh (namely, that of Milla Jovovich) and flesh-eaters (most of the rest of the cast).
August 7, 2008
This video-game-to-celluloid adaptation has a clammy, nightmarish glaze and tightly coiled sense of tension.
October 11, 2007
Entertainment in dire need of its own self-assurance.
June 24, 2006
Hats off, however, to the production team for the set designs and one very imaginative death-by-laser sequence. The rest is a derivative, tedious mess.
July 13, 2005
here are times when RESIDENT EVIL looks unfinished or below its potential
December 18, 2004
So bad it can't even steal effectively from good movies that came before.
September 10, 2004
January 7, 2004
... The Night of the Living Dead for the 21st century.
September 17, 2003
In the category of zombie movies, this is top shelf.
May 20, 2003
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