Resident Evil: Apocalypse
Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)

One of the only survivors of a man-made plague joins forces with a team of private warriors in a bid to save what's left of the Earth in this sequel to Resident Evil, the big-screen adaptation of the popular video game. Picking up where… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: September 10, 2004
DVD Release Date: September 4, 2007
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Critic Score: 21% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Resident Evil: Apocalypse has lots of action, but not much in terms of plot or creativity.

Trevor Johnston
Time Out

The heart plummets at the prospects for a follow-up.

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Chuck Wilson
L.A. Weekly

This is efficient, soul-numbing moviemaking, diverting enough for blistering September afternoons when what's onscreen is secondary to how high they've cranked the air conditioning.

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Sebastian Zavala Kahn
Más Gamers

If the first movie was stupid, Apocalypse is ten times dumber. [Full review in Spanish]

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Cliff Doerksen
Chicago Reader

Is it utopian to expect better of the next first-person shooter that comes to the screen?

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Ben Kenigsberg
Village Voice

Obviously padded, too long on action, and painfully short on irony.

Jeffrey Lyles
Lyles' Movie Files

proves it's not necessarily 'game over' for the video-game movie genre.

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Gregory Kirschling
Entertainment Weekly

The undead are back to stumbling in the dark, sometimes even in blurry slo-mo, making the many packs of them about as terrifying as the mobs waiting for Matt and Katie outside the Today studio.

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Randy Cordova
Arizona Republic

Resident Evil: Apocalypse accomplishes the odd feat of having several things going on at once yet never being terribly exciting.

Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

By-the-numbers gory horror flick -- not for kids.

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Flixster Audience Score: 60% Flixster User Reviews
Dean King
Quite different to the games but still a pretty good film with plenty of over the top action.
Alex roy
The first film in the franchise was a pretty good horror film, one that made zombie films fun and entertaining. Obviously a sequel was going to be made, and we… More
Carlos Magalhães
Just about everything is unforgivably awful in this unoriginal zombie sequel, an enormous wreck with a terrible direction, stupid characters, lame dialogue and… More
MisterYoda ?
three and a half
Phil Hubbs
Jill Valentine and three other people are holed up in an abandoned church trying to escape the ever growing army of zombies within Raccoon City (one of the… More
Everett Johnson
Of the four "Resident Evil" movies this and the third installment rank the best, and the first and fourth aren't nearly as good. "Resident… More