If you actually thought the last Resident Evil movie was going to be the last Resident Movue movie, then you may want to brace. Yes, the Resident Evil film franchise is going to be rebooted.
The film will be directed and written by Johannes Roberts, known from shark thriller 47 Meters Downreports Variety. The reboot begins production in and will feature an all-new cast. No release date has been set and y our guess is as good as ours about the details as nobody seems too keen on sharing.
While Wan did not reveal the reason for his departure from the project, he did express frustration over the resixent that his involvement was essentially leaked. As Wan tells BD of the initial report:.
I hate it when my projects get announced. Interestingly, Wan also used his comments as an opportunity to confirm his involvement with the remake of South Korean horror movie, Train to Busan. Russo gave an update in Novembersaying that he'd handed in his draft and was done working on the movie.
It's unclear if Roberts is scrapping Russo's script completely or working on a new draft based on the current screenplay. What we can say for sure is that this movie was almost inevitable.
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter may have been billed as the final Resident Evil film, but anyone with a passing knowledge of the Friday the 13th franchise can tell housewives want real sex Launceston Tasmania that "The Final Chapter" is the surest sign that a franchise entry is not actually going to be the final one. Resident evil movie need a date course, nesd can blame studios for wanting to keep Resident Evil alive?
The over-the-top nature of the final few Resident Rfsident resident evil movie need a date does create a bit of a problem for the rebooted franchise. It's hard to imagine that this reboot will simply continue the escalation process of the original franchise by giving fans more explosions, more characters, and more roundhouse kicks.
We'll be sure gesident provide more information on what may be the most punchy, kicky, explodey Resident Evil film yet as we learn more about this reboot. Matthew Byrd is a staff writer for Den of Geek. He spends most of his days trying to pitch deep-dive analytical pieces about Killer Klowns From Outer Space to an increasingly perturbed series of editors.
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