Daily News header

Resident Evil: Extinction DVD Review

By Prairie Miller

Female Chauvinist As Dressed To Kill Biker Babe

Zombies may be eating the human race alive in Resident Evil: Extinction, but no movie reviewer, however cutting their criticism, could ever take a bite out of this baby sailing right on through box office heaven. And the same surely goes for the DVD release.

This third game-to-screen bloody fleshfest is under new management, with Aussie Russell Mulcahy (The Shadow, Ricochet) directing. Penned by Paul W.S. Anderson, Resident Evil: Extinction finds good Samaritan, shapely female chauvinist virus-resistant, dressed to kill biker babe Milla Jovovich and gutsy nomadic survivors stalking legions of eating disorder zombies in the Nevada Desert, while taking a gamble on a stopover in an obliterated Vegas.

Banding together to surmount a whole host of messy new challenges like birds of a feather cannibalistic crows, while stressed out scientists huddle underground mulling solutions, are ready-to-rumble thesps Oded Fehr, Mike Epps, Ali Larter, Spencer Locke, and Ashanti as Nurse Betty. Rarely has mass murder been so dull. Pass the smelling salts.

SONY Pictures Home Entertainment
Rated R

DVD Features:
*Deleted Scenes
*Sneak Peek at Resident Evil: Degeneration, the first Resident Evil CGI feature film
*Filmmakers Commentary
* The Making Of Featurettes:
Alice Vision: Preproduction
The Big Bang: Shooting Resident Evil: Extinction
Bigger, Faster, Stronger: The Undead Evolve
Vegas Visual Effects: Miniatures

There are also new features exclusively on the Blu-Ray version. This will be the first disc to offer Picture-in-Picture. This feature includes interviews, storyboards and other items that play simultaneously with the feature, in a separate window. The Blu-Ray disc also contains the Blu-wizard 2.0, which allows viewers to create a playlist to customize the special features available.

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment will also release the Resident Evil Trilogy on Blu-ray Disc the same day. That will include Resident Evil, Resident Evil: Apocalypse and Resident Evil: Extinction in one set.

  Please leave a comment here     If it does not display within 10 seconds, please refresh the page

Related Movie Reviews News

Here are the must see and top Ten DVD releases for this week, including The Equalizer with Denzel Washington, This Is Where I Leave You, and Finding Your Roots.
Kam Williams gives mini-reviews of movies opening December 12, 2014, including Exodus: Gods and Kings, Inherent Vice, and Chris Rock in Top Five.
Ben Crump's considerable acumen as both a litigator and an advocate has ensured that those most frequently marginalized are protected by the nation's contract with its constituency.
A perilous, 1,100 mile journey proves to be a woman's salvation, giving her chance to conquer and battle the demons within herself.
They came together in 2004 to form the first women critics' organization in the United States, in the belief that women's perspectives and voices in film criticism need to be recognized fully. And WFCC is celebrating its tenth anniversary this year.
President Obama weighed in after the grand jury decisions not to indict officers responsible for the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.

 

NewsBlaze Writers Of The Month


Popular Stories This Month

newsletter logo

landing page ad

NewsBlaze
Copyright © 2004-2014 NewsBlaze Pty. Ltd.
Use of this website is subject to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy  | DMCA Notice               Press Room   |    Visit NewsBlaze Mobile Site