‘Afterlife’ is top grossing Canadian pic

Film surpasses 'Porky's' global box office take

MONTREAL – “Resident Evil: Afterlife” is the top-grossing Canadian film ever, with a global box office take of $280 million, it was announced Monday.

It has beaten previous title-holder “Porky’s.”

Both pics were produced by Toronto-based filmmaker Don Carmody.

“Resident Evil: Afterlife” is a Canadian-German co-production released in the U.S. by Sony Screen Gems, by Alliance Films in Canada and internationally by Summit Pictures.

Carmody and French producer Samuel Hadida, who co-produced “Resident Evil,” will team up again next year on helmer Michael J. Bassett’s “Silent Hill: Revelation 3D,” the sequel to “Silent Hill,” which will shoot in Toronto.

More Film

  • Mid Adult Man Eating Salad

    Deadpool Endorses a Tequila Brand, Tweaks Ryan Reynolds for Buying a Gin Company

    MONTREAL – “Resident Evil: Afterlife” is the top-grossing Canadian film ever, with a global box office take of $280 million, it was announced Monday. It has beaten previous title-holder “Porky’s.” Both pics were produced by Toronto-based filmmaker Don Carmody. “Resident Evil: Afterlife” is a Canadian-German co-production released in the U.S. by Sony Screen Gems, by […]

  • Netflix Stock All Time High

    Netflix Might Soon Be Worth More Than Disney

    MONTREAL – “Resident Evil: Afterlife” is the top-grossing Canadian film ever, with a global box office take of $280 million, it was announced Monday. It has beaten previous title-holder “Porky’s.” Both pics were produced by Toronto-based filmmaker Don Carmody. “Resident Evil: Afterlife” is a Canadian-German co-production released in the U.S. by Sony Screen Gems, by […]

  • Merger Mayhem

    Merger Mayhem: Media Companies Scramble to Bulk Up in Order to Survive

    MONTREAL – “Resident Evil: Afterlife” is the top-grossing Canadian film ever, with a global box office take of $280 million, it was announced Monday. It has beaten previous title-holder “Porky’s.” Both pics were produced by Toronto-based filmmaker Don Carmody. “Resident Evil: Afterlife” is a Canadian-German co-production released in the U.S. by Sony Screen Gems, by […]

  • Bloom/Spiegel Partnership Unveils Participants of Second

    Bloom/Spiegel Partnership Unveils Participants of Second Edition (EXCLUSIVE)

    MONTREAL – “Resident Evil: Afterlife” is the top-grossing Canadian film ever, with a global box office take of $280 million, it was announced Monday. It has beaten previous title-holder “Porky’s.” Both pics were produced by Toronto-based filmmaker Don Carmody. “Resident Evil: Afterlife” is a Canadian-German co-production released in the U.S. by Sony Screen Gems, by […]

  • Bruce Springsteen and Patti SmithWorld Premiere

    Bruce Springsteen Joins Patti Smith on Stage at Tribeca 'Horses' Premiere

    MONTREAL – “Resident Evil: Afterlife” is the top-grossing Canadian film ever, with a global box office take of $280 million, it was announced Monday. It has beaten previous title-holder “Porky’s.” Both pics were produced by Toronto-based filmmaker Don Carmody. “Resident Evil: Afterlife” is a Canadian-German co-production released in the U.S. by Sony Screen Gems, by […]

  • Claes Bang Joins Christopher Walken in

    Claes Bang Joins Christopher Walken, Elizabeth Debicki in ‘The Burnt Orange Heresy’

    MONTREAL – “Resident Evil: Afterlife” is the top-grossing Canadian film ever, with a global box office take of $280 million, it was announced Monday. It has beaten previous title-holder “Porky’s.” Both pics were produced by Toronto-based filmmaker Don Carmody. “Resident Evil: Afterlife” is a Canadian-German co-production released in the U.S. by Sony Screen Gems, by […]

  • MINIMUM USAGE FEE £35. Please call

    Baby Boomers Show Low Interest in Premium Moviegoing: AARP Report

    MONTREAL – “Resident Evil: Afterlife” is the top-grossing Canadian film ever, with a global box office take of $280 million, it was announced Monday. It has beaten previous title-holder “Porky’s.” Both pics were produced by Toronto-based filmmaker Don Carmody. “Resident Evil: Afterlife” is a Canadian-German co-production released in the U.S. by Sony Screen Gems, by […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content