Keyword: epidemic

World War Z

World War Z (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 06/20/2013
On an ordinary day, Gerry Lane and his family find their quiet drive interrupted by urban gridlock. An ex-United Nations investigator, Lane senses that this is no ordinary traffic jam. As police helicopters buzz the sky and motorcycle cops careen wildly below, the city erupts into chaos. Something is causing hordes of people to viciously attack each other - a lethal virus that is spread through a...
Longtime Companion

Longtime Companion (1990)

Rated: R Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 05/10/1990
AIDS takes its toll on a group of affluent white male homosexual friends in New York City over a ten year period.

Patient Zero (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/18/2014
Dir: Stefan Ruzowitzky
With: N/A
Returned

The Returned (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 02/13/2014
In a world where a deadly zombie virus has infected mankind, a single cure has been found. The cure, a treatment called the "Return Protein," stays the effects of the virus in its host. With daily injections, the "Returned" are able to live as though they were never bitten, despite the virus still coursing through their veins. When it is discovered that the protein stock is running low, chaos...
Antisocial

Antisocial (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/03/2014
Five university friends gather at a house party to ring in the New Year. Unbeknownst to them, an epidemic has erupted outside, causing outbreaks around the world. With nowhere else to turn, they barricade themselves indoors with only their phones, laptops, and other tech devices. They use their devices to research the possible cause of this outbreak. Information and video footage over flow their...

Oxyana (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 81 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
Oceana, West Virginia -- known as "Oxyana" after its residents' epidemic abuse of OxyContin -- is a tragic example of the insidious spread of drug dependency throughout the country. The last number of years, the natural beauty of this coal mining community has been marred by the Appalachian scourge of Oxycontin. Worn down and out by the pills, the mines, or the indignity of both, everyone is...
Dir: Sean Dunne
With: N/A
Xingu

Xingu (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 03/13/2014
During their exploration of central Brazil in 1943, Orlando, Claudio and Leonardo Villas-Bôas encounter the Xingu Indians. Passionately interested by what they discover about the customs and social systems of the cultures they discover, the brothers make a home among them. When half of a village dies of an influenza epidemic, the brothers devote their lives to protecting the Xingu peoples...
Dangerous Cure

A Dangerous Cure (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 59 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Savia is a fame-obsessed news journalist who tries to find the cause and cure of a life-threatening epidemic that is ravaging New York City during the economic recession of 2001. Her journeys take her to various underworlds where she documents people's opinions on the epidemic, technology in the new millennium and how the media is glamorizing the crisis.
Flu

Flu (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 08/15/2013
After smuggling illegal immigrants into the country, Byung-woo dies from an unknown virus. Soon after that, the same symptoms are plaguing scores of residents in Bundang. People are helpless against the airborne disease and the number of infected increases quickly, spreading chaos. As the worst-case scenario precaution, the city of half a million people, just 19 kilometers from Seoul, is about to...