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Épidémie (2020)
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Épidémie (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Story: -A dangerous virus is spreading in Montreal (in Canada) among a group of ostracized and vulnerable homeless people. How long will Anne-Marie Leclerc, infectious disease specialist and director of the Laboratory for Emergency Health, take before realizing the existence of this highly contagious disease? Will it be too late to prevent a deadly epidemic from spreading throughout the population?
Style: bleak, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, enigmatic
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: epidemic, virus, deadly virus, infected, hospital, doctors, scientist, infection, public health, pandemic, society, vaccine, deadly, medical research, fate of humanity, research, laboratory, humanity, death, quarantine, media coverage, coughing, humanity in peril
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: montreal, canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, tense and suspense films and TV series with plots about danger, virus, deadly, plague, quarantine, epidemic and deadly virus mostly in Thriller, Drama and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Épidémie: Contagion (2011), ReGenesis (2004), The Hot Zone (2019), Virus (2019), Helix (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
 275K
Contagion (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As an epidemic of a lethal airborne virus - that kills within days - rapidly grows, the worldwide medical community races to find a cure and control the panic that spreads faster than the virus itself.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, tense, emotional ...
Plot: virus, epidemic, plague, pandemic, quarantine, infected, infection, fate of humanity, scientist, chaos and mayhem, hysteria, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 70s
Place: asia, usa, london, san francisco, minneapolis minnesota ...
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 7.9
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ReGenesis (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 49 min.
Story: ReGenesis is a Canadian television program produced by The Movie Network and Movie Central in conjunction with Shaftesbury Films. The series, which ran for four seasons, revolves around the scientists of NorBAC, a fictional organization with a lab ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Plot: disease, scientist, save the world, investigation, virus, inventions and discoveries, heroes, global effort, genetic engineering, terrorism, plague, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, mexico, latin america, usa
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59%
 7.3
 6K
The Hot Zone (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 277 min.
Story: Heroic U.S. Army scientist Dr. Nancy Jaax, working with a secret military specialized team, puts her life on the line to head off an Ebola outbreak before it spread to the human population.
Style: macabre, stylized, rough, suspenseful, based on true events ...
Plot: virus, research, military, infection, disease, scientist, fear, female protagonist, death, doctor, victim, quarantine ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: africa, washington d.c., texas, virginia, dallas texas ...
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56%
 8.0
 4K
Virus (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A real life account of the deadly Nipah virus outbreak in Kerala, and the courageous fight put on by several individuals which helped to contain the epidemic.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Plot: deadly virus, virus, epidemic, doctor, nurse, health, life is a bitch, paranoia, folk hero, death, infection, outburst
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 6.8
 28K
Helix (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 40 min.
Story: Helix is an intense thriller about a team of scientists from the Centers for Disease Control who travel to a high-tech research facility in the Arctic to investigate a possible disease outbreak, only to find themselves pulled into a terrifying ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, deadly virus, immortality, uncover truth, virus, quarantine, deadly, danger, secret place, escapades, save the day, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.3
 74K
The Strain (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A high concept thriller that tells the story of Dr. Ephraim Goodweather, the head of the Center for Disease Control Canary Team in New York City. He and his team are called upon to investigate a mysterious viral outbreak with hallmarks of an ancient ...
Style: scary, captivating, suspenseful, serious, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, infected, survival, deadly virus, good versus evil, save the world, chaos and mayhem, fate of humanity, plague, supernatural, chaos, professor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Invasion (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Small rocks fall from the sky which, when touched, trigger a latent virus that has always existed in humans and begins mutating them into an alien species. Taking advantage of its hive mentality, the aliens are absolutely dedicated to transforming ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: epidemic, danger, deadly, race against time, imaginary, chases and races, plague, chaos, mutant, deadly virus, heroes, escapades ...
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42%
 6.0
 8K
Between (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Between is the story of a town under siege from a mysterious disease that has wiped out everybody except those 21 years old and under. The series explores the power vacuum that results when a government has quarantined a 10-mile diameter area and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, tense, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: isolation, virus, youth, survival, danger, confined, quarantine, teenage life, chaos and mayhem, survivor, death, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 7.5
 2K
Darknet (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A macabre web site called Darknet links the tales in this chilling anthology series whose protagonists face a range of unnamable horrors.
Style: bleak, disturbing, rough, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: hacker, cyberspace, under the surface, gory, crimes, danger, deadly, website, murder, rivalry, internet, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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39%
 5.5
 8K
Viral (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Following the outbreak of a virus that wipes out the majority of the human population, a young woman documents her family's new life in quarantine and tries to protect her infected sister.
Style: suspense, bloody, suspenseful, brutal, bleak
Plot: virus, infection, quarantine, disease, infected, fate of humanity, sister sister relationship, gas mask, humanity in peril, outburst, survival, mutation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Burning Zone (1996)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Burning Zone is a television drama broadcast on the UPN network as part of its 1996–97 lineup. It ran for 19 episodes. The series was rerun on SciFi Channel in the mid-to-late 1990s. The Burning Zone featured a team of American agents who ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, bleak, rough
Plot: deadly virus, danger, chases and races, partners, heroes, plague, heroic mission, catastrophe, bio weapon, race against time, deadly, virus ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
 544
Cybergeddon (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Cybergeddon follows the story of agent Chloe Jocelyn as she investigates a slew of seemingly unrelated cyber attacks with fellow agent Frank Parker and incarcerated master hacker Chase Rabbit Rosen. Chloe and her team must crack the worldwide ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: hacker, special agents, cyberspace, apocalypse, fbi, agent as target, chaos, computers and web, chaos and mayhem, crimes, danger, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.2
 10K
Containment (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An epidemic breaks out in Atlanta leaving the large city quarantined and those stuck on the inside fighting for their lives. This is the story of loved ones torn apart, and how the society that grows inside the quarantine reveals both the devolution ...
Style: serious, tense, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: epidemic, quarantine, virus, tragic event, doctor, death, society, vaccine, trapped, conspiracy theory, murder, blood ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.6
 117K
Outbreak (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A deadly airborne virus finds its way into the USA and starts killing off people at an epidemic rate. Col Sam Daniels' job is to stop the virus spreading from a small town, which must be quarantined, and to prevent an over reaction by the White ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, quarantine, epidemic, research, biological warfare, bio weapon, monkey, danger, deadly virus, antidote, heroes, fighting the system ...
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 5.9
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Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Inside a quarantined apartment building a man must protect his pregnant wife from his new neighbors.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: argentina, latin america
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Contagious (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When some shrimp from Mexico, tainted with Cholera, is served to some people on a plane bound for LA. An outbreak ensues. And a doctor sets out to find the source and contain it before it turns into a epidemic. And if things weren't bad enough, ...
Plot: doctor, epidemic, hospital, cholera, drug smuggling, infection, catastrophe, answering machine, journalism, latex gloves, medical, search ...
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 5.2
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Pandemic (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: The outbreak of a strange, deadly virus aboard a passenger plane sends Los Angeles into a panic in this terrifying TV movie. As the virus spreads across the city and the death toll rises, Dr. Kayla Martina (Tiffani Thiessen, FASTLANE) fights to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pandemic, quarantine, plague, race against time, airport, deadly, rescue, danger, confined, fighting the system, investigation, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.0
 668
Eleventh Hour (2006)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Professor Ian Hood is a former physics professor recruited by the British government as its on-call scientist/detective and Jensen's Young is the companion bodyguard hired to protect Hood from the people who want to see his work put to an end.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 5.3
 274
Pandemic (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: ER doctor Tsuyoshi Matsuoka receives a patient with a virus unlike anything he's seen before. His symptoms include high fever, convulsions, vomiting of blood and multiple organ failure. Could this be a new form of influenza or is it some other ...
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, serious
Plot: virus, epidemic, pandemic, doctor, quarantine, plague, research, disaster film, disease, society, investigation, danger ...
Time: near future, 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
28 Days Later... (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Twenty-eight days after a killer virus was accidentally unleashed from a British research facility, a small group of London survivors are caught in a desperate struggle to protect themselves from the infected. Carried by animals and humans, the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, apocalypse, epidemic, survival, plague, post apocalypse, fear, rage, infected, research, quarantine ...
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Place: london, england, europe, manchester, manchester england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 307
Harm's Way (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Darlene and her daughter Victoria seek refuge at a remote rural safe house for abused women that's run by the strict and tough, but folksy and supportive Bea. Things turn sour when Bea proves to be a total lunatic with an especially dangerous ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, false accusation, woman in danger, mental illness, danger, youth, supernatural, on the run, deadly, who done it, parents and children, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Leviathan (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Story: In The War between Heaven and Hell, Anna Sawyer discovers that she alone has the ability to destroy all evil.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, captivating
Plot: good versus evil, life turned upside down, rivalry, hopes, danger, destiny, self discovery, religions or cults, society, escapades, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.1
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Carriers (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A female Army doctor and a journalist team up to track a killer virus.
Plot: epidemic, quarantine, monkey, hospital, outburst, biological warfare, traffic accident, dead boy, password, virus, missing child, axe ...
Place: usa, delaware, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.5
 594
Aim High (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A web series centered around a high school student with a double life as a teenage spy.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Last Weekend (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Ian (Shaun Evans) and Em (Claire Keelan) receive a surprise invitation from an old friend. Ollie (Rupert Penry-Jones) invites the couple to spend a weekend in the Suffolk countryside with him and Daisy (Genevieve O'Reilly). The couples expect ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: rivalry, countryside, under the surface, couples, murder, golf, revenge, vacation, friendship, death, weekend
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.5
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The Last Ship (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Their mission is simple: Find a cure. Stop the virus. Save the world. When a global pandemic wipes out eighty percent of the planet's population, the crew of a lone naval destroyer must find a way to pull humanity from the brink of extinction.
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: navy, battleship, apocalypse, save the world, military, pandemic, chaos, deadly virus, life is a bitch, survival, ocean or sea, danger ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.9
 6K
The Decline (2020)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Anticipating a disaster, Antoine, a father, attends a survivalist training given by Alain in his autonomous hideout. In fear of a natural, economic or social crisis, the group trains to face the different possible apocalyptic scenarios. But the ...
Style: suspense, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: winter, apocalypse, danger, training camp, society, deadly, life turned upside down
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Fatal Contact: Bird Flu in America (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An outbreak of avian flu mutates into a virus that becomes transmittable from human to human.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, serious
Plot: isolation, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, plague, race against time, life is a bitch, danger, heroes, society, deadly, chaos, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, virginia, angola
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Not Like Others (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Vera and Vanja, two vampire sisters, are forced to run for their lives, when Vera kills the leader of a biker-gang in a night club. While escaping from the bikers, Vanja gets more determined that she wants to leave the outcast vampire-lifestyle and ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Plot: gang, vampire, graphic violence, siblings relations, nightclub, crimes, society, deadly, family drama, on the run, supernatural, sisterhood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.3
 845
Favor (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Kip's perfect life is put in jeopardy when the waitress with whom he's having a casual fling is accidentally killed in their motel room. Desperate, he turns to childhood friend and loser, Marvin, to help get rid of the body. Marvin agrees ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, friends, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, life turned upside down, disposing of a dead body, death, danger, disorder, graphic violence, buddies
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Place: usa
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