Deadly virus movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant deadly virus movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, apocalyptic and scary films and TV shows about / with deadly virus, virus, danger, post apocalypse, epidemic, plague, distopia, deadly, survival and apocalypse plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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deadly virus movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as deadly virus: Flu (2013), Contagion (2011), The Strain (2014), The Last Ship (2014), #Alive (2020), Carriers (2009), 28 Weeks Later (2007), Epidemic (2020), 28 Days Later (2002), The Andromeda Strain (1971).

List of deadly virus movies

 6.6
 14K
Flu (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Infected through the respiratory system, there is a new kind of disease that kills in 36 hours once infected. The people of the city struggle to survive this. The worst epidemic ever seen is sweeping through Bundang, the suburb of Seoul. After ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: epidemic, deadly virus, quarantine, infected, virus, plague, disaster, survival, chaos, infection, pandemic, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea, asia
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 6.8
 305K
Contagion (2011)
Genre: 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: suspense, apocalyptic, suspenseful, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: epidemic, virus, pandemic, survival, quarantine, infected, infection, deadly virus, natural disaster, disease, doctors, disaster ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 70s
Place: hong kong, california, san francisco, minnesota, asia ...
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 7.3
 82K
The Strain (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, captivating, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, good versus evil, infected, supernatural, chaos, epidemic, deadly virus, fate of humanity, survival, save the world, plague, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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 7.4
 59K
The Last Ship (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: stylized, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battleship, navy, chaos, apocalypse, heroes, military, deadly virus, save the world, survival, plague, human existence, fate of humanity ...
Time: 21st century
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 6.3
 40K
#Alive (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As a grisly virus rampages a city, a lone man stays locked inside his apartment, digitally cut off from seeking help and desperate to find a way out.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, exciting, psychological ...
Plot: zombie, survival, deadly virus, zombie apocalypse, isolation, walking dead, zombie attack, infection, virus, apocalypse, infestation, zombie outbreak ...
Time: 21st century
Place: seoul, south korea
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 6.0
 48K
Carriers (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Four friends fleeing a viral pandemic soon learn they are more dangerous than any virus.A deadly virus has spread across the globe. Contagion is everywhere, no one is safe and no one can be trusted. Four young attractive people race through the back ...
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, virus, infection, pandemic, post apocalypse, road trip, biohazard, apocalypse, deadly virus, end of the world, supernatural, disease ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.9
 278K
28 Weeks Later (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this chilling sequel to 28 Days Later, the inhabitants of the British Isles appear to have lost their battle against the onslaught of disease, as the deadly rage virus has killed every citizen there. Six months later, a group of Americans dare to ...
Style: scary, tense, rough, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, virus, post apocalypse, infected, end of the world, chaos and mayhem, zombie apocalypse, deadly virus, chaos, infection, plague ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, paris france
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 7.5
 347
Epidemic (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
TV show
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 ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, enigmatic
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: epidemic, deadly virus, infection, laboratory, infected, virus, medical research, hospital, pandemic, public health, scientist, society ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: montreal, canada
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 7.5
 416K
28 Days Later (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
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, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, apocalypse, virus, survival, epidemic, zombie apocalypse, rage, infected, end of the world, laboratory, military ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe, britain, manchester ...
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The Andromeda Strain (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When virtually all of the residents of Piedmont, New Mexico, are found dead after the return to Earth of a space satellite, the head of the US Air Force's Project Scoop declares an emergency. A group of eminent scientists led by Dr. Jeremy ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: laboratory, alien, plague, disaster, deadly virus, survival, science, virus, epidemic, distopia, infection, twists and turns ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 50s, future
Place: new mexico, usa
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 7.8
 5K
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: suspense, rough, disturbing, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: epidemic, deadly virus, virus, infection, quarantine, pandemic, doctor, nurse, folk hero, life is a bitch, infected, fate of humanity ...
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 7.1
 36K
The Stand (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 361 min.
TV show
Story: The human race is wiped out by a government invented super flu. The remaining survivors take sides in the forces of good and evil. A mysterious old woman who is a servant of God and a powerful and deadly man who might be the devil himself. A gas ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspense, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, disaster, pandemic, supernatural, plague, good versus evil, survival, natural disaster, end of the world, epidemic, deadly virus ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa, maine, nebraska, austin texas ...
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 5.6
 27K
The Stand (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 510 min.
TV show
Story: After the world is decimated by a man-made plague, a battle of literally Biblical proportions ensues between the survivors.
Style: suspense, rough, tense, suspenseful, apocalyptic ...
Plot: post apocalypse, deadly virus, god or devil, epidemic, good versus evil, pandemic, wilderness, devil, save the world, adventure, fighting illness, laboratory ...
Place: new york
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 7.0
 667K
World War Z (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Malta
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies. After barely escaping the chaos, Lane is ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, apocalyptic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, virus, epidemic, deadly virus, zombie apocalypse, post apocalypse, survival, end of the world, pandemic, chaos, vaccine ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, year 1973
Place: israel, new jersey, philadelphia, moscow russia, canada ...
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Rammbock: Berlin Undead (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 63 min.
Story: When lovelorn Michael arrives in Berlin to return a set of keys to his ex-girlfriend, Gabi, as an excuse to see her again, he finds her apartment empty save for a couple of plumbers making repairs to the central heating. Just as Michael learns from ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, deadly virus, virus, apocalypse, zombie attack, chaos, german, fear, rage, zombie apocalypse, life is a bitch, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
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 6.7
 30K
Helix (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
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, tense, apocalyptic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, deadly virus, survival, quarantine, zombie, save the day, immortality, dna, secret place, arctic, supernatural, epidemic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, atlanta
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 7.2
 758K
I Am Legend (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Robert Neville is a scientist who was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was incurable and man-made. Immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City and perhaps the world. For three years, Neville ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, intense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, survival, apocalypse, loneliness, virus, distopia, supernatural, isolation, infected, secret hideout, quarantine ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, year 2012, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, vermont, manhattan new york city
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 6.5
 122K
The Crazies (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four friends find themselves trapped in their small hometown after they discover their friends and neighbors going quickly and horrifically insane.
Style: scary, tense, suspense, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: infected, epidemic, insanity, survival, quarantine, deadly virus, chaos and mayhem, plague, virus, bio weapon, infection, small town ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, iowa, kansas
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And the Band Played On (1993)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The story of the discovery of the AIDS epidemic and the political infighting of the scientific community hampering the early fight with it.
Style: touching, disturbing, uplifting, political, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: aids, gay, epidemic, deadly virus, politics, investigation, medical, doctor, hiv, scientist, fighting the system, human spirit ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1981, year 1984 ...
Place: san francisco, africa, usa, new york, france
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 4.2
 3K
Absolon (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the near future, a virus has infected everyone on the planet, and Absolon is a drug that everyone must take to stay alive. One corporation controls the drug. Murchison is the leader of this firm. A scientist who was researching the virus is found ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pandemic, deadly virus, undercover, dishonesty, plague, disorder, chaos, fighting the system, uncover truth, cataclysm, political corruption, experiment gone awry ...
Time: future
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 6.6
 131K
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: epidemic, virus, quarantine, plague, monkey, bio weapon, disaster, disease, biological warfare, infected, research, deadly virus ...
Time: future, 60s, year 1967, year 1995, 90s
Place: boston, africa, san francisco, cuba, usa ...
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Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA, Mexico, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Years after the Racoon City catastrophe, survivors travel across the Nevada desert, hoping to make it to Alaska. Alice joins the caravan and their fight against hordes of zombies and the evil Umbrella Corp.
Style: scary, entertaining, exciting, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, post apocalypse, monster, supernatural, survival, zombie apocalypse, heroine, experiment, genetically altered, one man army, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: las vegas, salt lake city utah, utah, alaska
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The Andromeda Strain (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: A U.S. satellite crash-lands near a small town in Utah, unleashing a deadly plague that kills virtually everyone except two survivors, who may provide clues to immunizing the population. As the military attempts to quarantine the area, a team of ...
Style: tense, serious, harsh, stylized, futuristic ...
Plot: laboratory, virus, biohazard, plague, bacteria, disease, catastrophe, deadly virus, cure, disaster, time travel, infection ...
Time: 21st century, future, 70s, contemporary
Place: usa, utah, shanghai, los angeles
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 6.5
 33K
Pontypool (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When disc jockey Grant Mazzy reports to his basement radio station in the Canadian town of Pontypool, he thinks it's just another day at work. But when he hears reports of a virus that turns people into zombies, Mazzy barricades himself in the ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, tense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, epidemic, supernatural, survival, apocalypse, deadly virus, small town, fear, insanity, monster, zombie apocalypse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ontario canada, canada
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Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Umbrella Corporation’s deadly T-virus continues to ravage the Earth, transforming the global population into legions of the flesh eating Undead. The human race’s last and only hope, Alice, awakens in the heart of Umbrella’s most ...
Style: scary, stylized, exciting, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, monster, chase, virus, female fighter, future dystopia, zombie apocalypse, plague, female assassin, pandemic, female protagonist ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, washington d.c., new york, moscow russia, russia
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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A group of scientists in San Francisco struggle to stay alive in the aftermath of a plague that is wiping out humanity, while Caesar tries to maintain dominance over his community of intelligent apes.
Style: tense, exciting, bleak, thought provoking, suspense ...
Plot: post apocalypse, monkey, colony, leader, animal attack, deadly virus, gorilla, humanity, rescue, fate of humanity, revolution, power struggle ...
Time: future, 2020s, 21st century, 2030s, contemporary
Place: california, san francisco, usa
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Errors of the Human Body (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Canadian scientist Dr Geoff Burton takes up a position at a new institute in wintry Dresden, Germany. His contribution to their most important project - a human regeneration gene-has the potential to make something miraculous out of a personal ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: genetic engineering, deadly virus, confined, plague, isolation, laboratory, race against time, human host, obsession, experimenting, workplace, medical ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
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Flight of the Living Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On a flight from Los Angeles to Paris, a mad scientist on the run from the CIA is transporting a coffin containing the body of a colleague infected with a genetically modified virus. While the 747 crosses a violent thunderstorm, the instability of ...
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, airplane, stewardess, confined, survival, confinement indoors, deadly virus, race against time, rescue, escapades, infected, plague ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, los angeles, europe, usa, pentagon
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H+: The Digital Series (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 5 min.
TV show
Story: H+: The Digital Series is a web series produced by Bryan Singer and created by John Cabrera and Cosimo De Tommaso. The series, which touches on the subject of transhumanism, premiered on August 8, 2012 on YouTube with two episodes. Two new episodes ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, futuristic
Plot: future dystopia, nanotechnology, computer virus, apocalypse, technophobia, survival, chaos, computers and web, deadly virus, chaos and mayhem, society, human existence ...
Time: future, 21st century
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 5.2
 2K
Helldriver (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Stilling reeling from the events of a zombie apocalypse, a young woman, along with a group of allies, makes her way across a dystopian Japan in search of her mother, the Zombie Queen.
Style: exciting, scary, suspenseful, rough, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, chaos, apocalypse, deadly virus, infected, good versus evil, save the world, escapades, rivalry, dark humor, master warrior, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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