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Resident Evil: Afterlife Lives on Blu-ray This Winter

Just when you thought it was safe to venture out on the streets again those darn zombies are back and badder than ever!  Here’s a movie I had some real fun with this year, Resident Evil: Afterlife 3D.  I just got the press release today from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment confirming the 2D and 3D Blu-ray release date of December 28th.  Man, I wish it came out before Christmas!  Maybe they will do a little switcharoo with the date.  Please Sony!  Anyway, pre-order your copy today and check out the full press release below.

Resident Evil: Afterlife ultimately delivers what fans of the series crave: plenty of unbridled zombie-killin’ action.”

– Jim Vejvoda, IGN

“Jaw dropping – heart pounding – relentless action!”

– Mark S. Allen / CBS – CW TV & Reelz Channel

Resident Evil: Afterlife is filled with lots of eye-popping special effects.  This is what 3D is supposed to look like.”

– Brooks Parsons, Hollywood News Report

Prepare to Wipe Down Your Blood-Soaked Living Room When

RESIDENT EVIL: AFTERLIFE

Debuts on DVD, Blu-ray™ & Blu-ray 3D™ Dec. 28th

Starring Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter and Wentworth Miller

Armed with Eight Deleted Scenes, Seven Featurettes, and a

Teaser Trailer for the all-new CG-animated ‘Resident Evil: Damnation’

Culver City, Calif. (Nov. 1, 2010) On December 28th Sony Pictures Home Entertainment will unleash the deadly T-virus into homes everywhere when Resident Evil: Afterlife explodes onto Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray and DVD. The Blu-ray 3D will flood veins with adrenaline and kick viewers into survival mode in 1080p high definition 3D, optimized for the latest 3D playback devices and eyewear, but also including a backwards-compatible 2D version of the film that plays on all existing Blu-ray players. For those who prefer their zombies safely in two dimensions, Resident Evil: Afterlife will also be offered on 2D Blu-ray and DVD the same day.

Based on one of the most successful video game franchises of all time, Resident Evil: Afterlife opens with Alice (Milla Jovovich, Resident Evil, The Fifth Element) on a lonely and dangerous hunt for survivors in a decimated world crawling with the Undead. On her quest for the alleged safe-haven “Arcadia,” she finds survivors Claire and Chris Redfield (Ali Larter, “Heroes”, Resident Evil: Extinction and Wentworth Miller, “Prison Break”, Underworld), and the smoldering trio heats up the screen as they ravenously set their sights on taking down the evil Chairman of the Umbrella Corporation, Albert Wesker (Shawn Roberts, Edge of Darkness) and hordes of the Undead along the way.

When the bloodshed is over and the credits roll, be warned that the Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3D live on with horror-filled special features, including eight deleted scenes, seven featurettes, an “Undead Vision” Picture-in-Picture Video, filmmaker and cast commentary, a blooper reel andmovieIQ+sync®, which allows users to access real time information on the cast, music, trivia and more while watching the movie via BD-Live. The DVD release offers filmmaker and cast commentary and two featurettes.

Also included on both the DVD and the Blu-ray editions of Resident Evil: Afterlife is a teaser trailer for an all-new CG-animated installment in the Resident Evil franchise, Resident Evil: Damnation.

Resident Evil: Afterlife Synopsis

In a world ravaged by a virus infection, turning its victims into the Undead, Alice continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety. Her deadly battle with the Umbrella Corporation reaches new heights, but Alice gets some unexpected help from an old friend. A new lead that promises a safe haven from the Undead takes them to Los Angeles, but when they arrive the city is overrun by thousands of Undead – and Alice and her comrades are about to step into a deadly trap.

Directed and written by Paul W.S. Anderson (Resident Evil), Resident Evil: Afterlife stars Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, and Wentworth Miller.Resident Evil: Afterlife was executive produced by Martin Moszkowicz (Resident Evil: Extinction) and Victor Hadida (Resident Evil: Apocalypse, The Black Dahlia).

2D Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3D Special Features

  • Sneak Peek of Resident Evil: Damnation
  • movieIQ+sync
  • “Undead Vision” Picture-in-Picture Video
  • Filmmaker Commentary
  • Eight Deleted Scenes
  • Outtakes
  • Seven Featurettes

o        Back Under the Umbrella: Directing Afterlife

o        Band of Survivors: Casting Afterlife

o        Undead Dimension: Resident Evil in 3D

o        Fighting Back: The Action of Afterlife

o        Vision of the Apocalypse: The Design of Afterlife

o        New Blood: The Undead of Afterlife

o        Pwning the Undead: Gamers of the Afterlife

DVD Special Features

  • Sneak Peek of Resident Evil: Damnation
  • Filmmaker Commentary
  • Two Featurettes

o        Band of Survivors: Casting Afterlife

o        Fighting Back: The Action of Afterlife

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2 Responses to “Resident Evil: Afterlife Lives on Blu-ray This Winter”


  1. Gerard Iribe

    Day 1, yo!

    This should be a reference disc in the AQ/PQ department. It was reference at the theater.

  2. Brian White

    Concur with you bro!