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Resident Evil (2002)

Biohazard (original title)
Remake of the first game in which the RPD squad, Jill and Chris, are forced to flee into a mysterious mansion. Featuring new gameplay mechanics, revised puzzles, additional explorable areas, a revised script, and new story details.
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Cast

Cast overview:
Joe Whyte ... Chris Redfield / Richard Aiken (voice)
Heidi Anderson-Swan ... Jill Valentine / Female Newscaster (voice) (as Heidi Anderson)
Ed Smaron Ed Smaron ... Barry Burton / Kenneth J. Sullivan / Forest Speyer (voice)
Hope Levy ... Rebecca Chambers / Computer Voice 1 (voice)
Peter Jessop ... Albert Wesker (voice)
Adam Paul ... Brad Vickers / Joseph Frost (voice)
Daniel Hagen ... Enrico Marini (voice) (as Dan Hagen)
Chiaki Shirato Chiaki Shirato ... Computer Voice 2 (voice)
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Storyline

The year is 1998 and the place is Raccoon City, a small, reserved town in the American Midwest. In the heavily forested surroundings of this peaceful town a series of bizarre murders have been reported to have occurred, with both increasing ferocity and rate of occurrence. When a surviving pair of hikers were discovered at the outskirts of the city and laid claims of a dozen or so attackers who feasted upon their live victims, Raccoon City's police department decide to send in the Alpha Group from their resident specialists, STARS (Special Tactics and Rescue Squad). Alpha Squad set off into the Forest by helicopter, only to lose contact with base ten minutes into their flight. Beta Squad, consisting of Marksman Chris Redfield, Escape Specialist Jill Valentine, Weapons Specialist Barry Burton and Team Leader Albert Wesker amongst others, were subsequently dispatched to investigate their colleagues' disappearance. Ten minutes into their own flight the serious malfunction on the ... Written by Harry Jankel

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Taglines:

Turn out the lights. Lock the doors... Live the Nightmare. See more »


Certificate:

M | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 April 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Resident Evil See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Capcom Company See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Out of the original monsters from the original version, the giant spiders are the only enemy to have a different name. They were called Web Spinners in the original, and now called Taranculas in the remake. See more »

Goofs

When Barry rescues Jill from the ceiling trap, he shoots the handle on the door, and pulls it open towards him. However, considering that Barry is on the outside of the room, the door should only be able to move inward, not outward. Thus, considering how low the ceiling had begun to come down, covering part of the door, Jill would not have survived. See more »

Quotes

Albert Wesker: You're a bit of a mess up. Chris, take a piece of the action.
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Crazy Credits

After the credits, a screen shows up telling you what your play time was. Wesker's voice can be heard telling your character that you did well, which is strange he said that because in this game series, Wesker prefers Chris and Jill dead. See more »

Alternate Versions

Re-mastered, in 2015, for PS3/4 and XBOX 360/One in wide-screen, surround sound, high definition, sharper picture and slight camera movements. See more »

Connections

References Night of the Living Dead (1968) See more »

Soundtracks

Moonlight Sonata
by Ludwig van Beethoven
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Almost the best
26 September 2019 | by brennenearlSee all my reviews

Takes all the cons from the first and improves on them.

  • Positives
Fantastic music Good graphics Stunning atmosphere Good bosses Memorable Makes each zombie scary

  • Cons
None


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