Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City
Resident Evil : Bienvenue à Raccoon City (French)
バイオハザード: ウェルカム・トゥ・ラクーンシティ (Japanese)
Обитель зла: Раккун-Сити (Russian)
Hartley Gorenstein Andre Coutu Dylan Tarason
November 24, 2021
December 3, 2021
December 9, 2021
December 30, 2021
January 28, 2022
Country of origin
Germany / Canada / United States
Witness the Beginning of Evil.
" — The film's tagline is a 2021 horror film directed by Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City Johannes Roberts. The seventh film in Constantin Film's live-action franchise, this film is a reboot set in a new continuity separate from the prior universe overseen by writer-director Paul W.S. Anderson which ended with 2017's . Resident Evil: The Final Chapter
The film is an adaptation of both
and Resident Evil its sequel and borrows elements from the original games as well as the modern remakes. The film stars  Robbie Amell, Hannah John-Kamen, Avan Jogia, Kaya Scodelario, Tom Hopper and Neal McDonough.
Returning to the origins of the massively popular RESIDENT EVIL franchise, fan and filmmaker Johannes Roberts brings the games to life for a whole new generation of fans. Once the booming home of pharmaceutical giant Umbrella Corporation, Raccoon City is now a dying Midwestern town. The company's exodus left the city a wasteland... with great evil brewing below the surface. When that evil is unleashed, the townspeople are forever changed and a small group of survivors must work together to uncover the truth behind Umbrella and make it through the night.
— Official website
Soundtrack features the film's original score composed by Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Mark Korven. The soundtrack was released by Milan Records on November 19, 2021.
The film also features the use of several songs not included on the score, including (arranged by chronological appearance):
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment released Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City digitally on December 21, 2021 and was released on DVD, Blu-Ray, and 4K Ultra HD on February 8th, 2022.
The Blu-Ray and 4K releases include the featurettes "
Replicating the DNA of Resident Evil", " Cops, Corpses and Chaos" and " Zombies, Lickers and the Horrors of Resident Evil".