Resident Evil: Retribution is a 3D science-fiction action film written and directed by Paul W. S. Anderson. It is the fifth installment in a series of film adaptations based loosely on Capcom's survival horror video game series Resident Evil and the third film to be directed by Anderson. Filming took place from October to December 2011 for a September 2012 release date, following the box-office success of Resident Evil: Afterlife.
Resident Evil: Retribution (Music from the Motion Picture) features the film's original score composed largely by tomandandy, who previously produced the score to Resident Evil: Afterlife. Along with tomandandy is the electronic artist, Bassnectar, who composed the film's end credits song, "Hexes", which features the voice of Chino Moreno of Deftones fame. The soundtrack was released on September 11, 2012. The song titled "Tokyo Revisited" plays on the film's official website.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has announced DVD, Blu-ray, and 3D Blu-ray releases of Resident Evil: Retribution for December 21. Extras on the DVD will include commentary with Writer/Director Paul W.S. Anderson, Milla Jovovich and Boris Kodjoe, a second commentary with Writer/Director Paul W.S. Anderson and Producer Jeremy Bolt. featurettes ("Drop (Un) Dead: The Creatures of Retribution", "Retribution - Face of the Fan", "Retribution Soundtrack"), and outtakes. The Blu-ray releases will also include Deleted and Extended Scenes, Project Alice: The Interactive Database, and additional featurettes ("Evolving Alice", "Resident Evil: Reunion", "Into the Lion's Den", "Resident Stuntman", "Maestro of Evil: Directing Resident Evil: Retribution").