"Resident Evil" is a science fiction action horror film franchise based on the popular video game series of the same name. The franchise consists of six main films, released between 2002 and 2016, as well as several animated features and short films.
The films are set in the near future and follow the protagonist, Alice, as she battles against the Umbrella Corporation, a powerful and evil organization that has created a virus that turns people into zombies. The corporation has also conducted genetic experiments on Alice, giving her enhanced physical abilities, and she sets out to stop them and find a cure for the virus.
Throughout the franchise, Alice and her allies face numerous obstacles and challenges as they battle against the corporation, the undead, and other enemies. The films feature fast-paced action, intense battles, and a mix of horror, suspense, and humor, as well as a deep and complex mythology that draws from the video games.
"Resident Evil" has been widely successful, both commercially and critically, and has become one of the most successful video game adaptations of all time. The franchise has a large and dedicated fan base, and continues to be a popular and enduring part of popular culture.