Production Was Temporarily Halted Because Of The September 11 Attacks
By the time Summer 2001 was coming to an finish, most of Resident Evil had already been shot, however members of the manufacturing crew and Milla Jovavich wanted to go to Toronto to movie the movie’s closing moments (Alice waking up in a desolate Raccoon City), however capturing needed to be postponed within the wake of the September 11 assaults. During a 2017 dialog with Thrillist, director Paul W.S. Anderson revealed that he was on a airplane from New York to Toronto when all the things went down. Like just about all the things else on the time, Anderson stated they cancelled the shoot and pushed it again a few month after all the things settled down. But nonetheless, Anderson stated the occasion had a huge effect on him and was one of many causes the movie dropped the Ground Zero from its authentic title.