All The Resident Evil Movies In Order – Release and Chronological Order

You must have heard of Resident Evil. A popular movie with a big box office take that made more than $1.2 billion globally. It began as a video game brand and has since grown into a very popular line of toys, books, comics, movies, and television shows. However, Resident Evil Movies are the most well-liked and successful. Since the series is not numbered, it can be quite challenging for viewers to determine which episode is the first, second, and so on.

This article will list Resident Evil movies in order to make things easier for everyone. Therefore, don’t waste any more time and dive right into the world of Raccoon City.

Release Order:

1. Resident Evil (2002)

2. Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)

3. Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)

4. Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)

5. Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)

6. Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2017)

7. Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City (2021)

Chronological Order:

1. Resident Evil (2002)

The powerful Umbrella Corporation has assigned Alice and Rain to infiltrate “the hive,” its subterranean genetics lab. They have been resurrected as the horrifying Un-dead after a dangerous virus has been released there. The crew has just three hours to stop the virus from spreading worldwide by shutting down the supercomputer and sealing the lab.

  • Release Date: March 15, 2002
  • IMDb Rating: 6.6/10
  • Run Time: 1 hour 40 minutes

2. Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)

An Umbrella Corporation facility underneath Raccoon City accidentally released a dangerous virus. Due to Umbrella’s efforts to control the virus, a ghost town is created in the city, in which every captive mutates into a zombie. An enemy mercenary and a former Umbrella security officer share a disturbing encounter with Alice, who survived Umbrella’s hidden facility. A scientist who can provide assistance is their main goal, so they band together in their quest for him.

  • Release Date: September 10, 2004
  • IMDb Rating: 6.1/10
  • Run Time: 1 hour 34 minutes

3. Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)

As a result of genetic alterations, Alice gains superhuman powers after being captured by the Umbrella Corp. To eradicate the virus before it turns everyone on Earth into zombies, she teams up with her old buddies Carlos and L.J., along with Claire, K-Mart, and Nurse Betty in the Nevada desert. 

  • Release Date: September 21, 2007
  • IMDb Rating: 6.2/10
  • Run Time: 1 hour 34 minutes

4. Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)

Alice tried her best to battle against Umbrella Corp when the entire world is surpassed by the Zombies. Their destination was Los Angeles, where they heard they might encounter a shelter. Alice and her companions, including an old acquaintance, headed there. Rather than finding safety, they find themselves in the midst of a zombie invasion and a set trap.

  • Release Date: September 10, 2010
  • IMDb Rating: 5.8/10
  • Run Time: 1 hour 36 minutes

5. Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)

Alice and her daughter Becky wake up at home with their husbands. It doesn’t take her long to realize that she’s actually underground, in the facilities of an umbrella corporation. An unexpected breakdown of the computer protection system forces Alice to flee to the control room. Wesker sends a five-man team to rescue them, according to Ada Wong, who works with him.

  • Release Date: September 14, 2012
  • IMDb Rating: 5.3/10
  • Run Time: 1 hour 35 minutes

6. Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2017)

Most people think that it is the last sequel of this movie but it isn’t. The Final Chapter of Resident Evil sees Alice return to The Hive below Raccoon City. In a race against time, Alice and the other survivors must release the antivirus while the rich and powerful hide in cryogenic chambers. To prevent the T-virus from unleashing and wiping out what remains of humanity, they need to do it soon. A clone of Alice’s ally betrays her, forcing her to confront her own mortality and learn the truth about who she is.

  • Release Date: January 27, 2017
  • IMDb Rating: 5.5/10
  • Run Time: 1 hour 47 minutes

7. Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City (2021)

Before Umbrella Corp. moved to Raccoon City, the city was a thriving pharmaceutical hub. However, the departure of the firm left the city in ruins, allowing it to decay and harbor massive evils beneath the surface. There are only a handful of survivors who can survive the night of the unleashing of that evil.

  • Release Date: November 24, 2021
  • IMDb Rating: 5.2/10
  • Run Time: 1 hour 47 minutes

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Wrapping It All Up!

So this is the perfect order of Resident Evil movies. They are released in a proper sequence so their release order and chronological order are exactly the same. 

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