Contagion follows the rapid progress of a lethal airborne virus that kills within days. As the fast-moving epidemic grows, the worldwide medical community races to find a cure and control the panic th... read more
Directed by: Steven Soderbergh
Release Date: September 9, 2011
DVD Release Date: January 3, 2012
Stats: 9,702 reviews
Flixster Reviews (9,702)
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September 5, 2013
Featuring an all star cast who give some really solid performances, this is a very sharp, realistic, intense, medical thriller epidemic film from acclaimed director Steven Soderbergh. Since he's behind it, you know it's gonna look great, be stylish, and be one of the better films...
September 20, 2012
A highly infectious and deadly virus rapidly becomes a pandemic threatening the lives of millions as a team of scientists desperately attempt to create a vaccine. This medical thriller from Steven Soderbergh has a similarly scientific feel to it to the likes of The Andromeda Str...
July 31, 2012
Wow. Powerful movie, especially for those like me that have traveled so much and spent so much time in China/Hong Kong.
July 26, 2012
In Contagion you have Steven Soderbergh's compelling yet somewhat clinical exploration of both the cause and the effect of a global pandemic. It ably asks and answers via its ensemble cast the big sci-fi question "what if?" What would happen IF there were a global pandemic? Wo...
June 13, 2012fb100000716838411
So obviously, people have been praising everything about this film. The acting, the realism, the fact that it made people afraid of viruses again. Well in my opinion, this movie is just plain boring. This film starts out promising, but ends dismally. As a matter of fact, it plays...
May 30, 2012
Directed by Steve Soderberg, Warner Bros. Pictures, 2011, Starring Matt Damon, Gwyenth Paltrow, Laurence Fishburne, Kate Winslet, Jude Law, et al
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Question: Are you a germaphobe? If you are, you might want to skip this review. If you aren't, y...
April 11, 2012
No action, no unnecessary heroics, no Monkeys, already Contagion was the grown up version of the 'Epidemic' movie. It is intelligent, beautifully filmed, well acted (by a great cast), is full of suspense, completely realistic and believable and is a real breath of fresh air that ...
April 6, 2012
I watched this on the plane, maybe it wasn't the best idea. I was convinced everyone was going to get me sick.. when I woke up. I fell asleep half way through this movie. Saw Gwyneth get her head cut off in yet another movie, took a nap, woke up to find some pig, bird, bat thing ...
March 17, 2012
Steven Soderbergh's Contagion goes epidemic and spreads the virus in a matter of minutes.
Jumping right in at what is considered day 2 of the outbreak and then spanning another 100+ days of unfolding the issue, Contagion wastes little to no time at getting to the...
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