Microbiology movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant microbiology movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, psychological, cult film, interesting and weird films and TV shows about / with microbiology, dialogue, catastrophe, mentor, death, storytelling, danger, virus, suspense and infection plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
microbiology movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as microbiology: The Strain (2014), The Andromeda Strain (1971), The Omega Man (1971), And the Band Played On (1993), The Stand (1994), Outbreak (1995), Twelve Monkeys (1995), Mimic (1997), Virus (1999), Mission: Impossible II (2000).

List of microbiology movies

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, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, infected, supernatural, chaos, epidemic, good versus evil, deadly virus, survival, save the world, disaster, fate of humanity, plague ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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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: futuristic, tense, exciting, suspenseful, talky ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, plague, deadly virus, disaster, laboratory, survival, science, virus, epidemic, catastrophe, distopia, natural disaster ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 50s, future
Place: new mexico, usa
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The Omega Man (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Robert Neville, a doctor, due to an experimental vaccine, is the only survivor of an apocalyptic war waged with biological weapons. The plague caused by the war has killed everyone else except for a few hundred deformed, nocturnal people calling ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, intense, suspenseful, apocalyptic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, zombie, survival, plague, vampire, isolation, cult, end of the world, apocalypse, transformation, loneliness, virus ...
Time: future, 70s, year 1977, year 1975, near future
Place: los angeles, usa, ussr, california, china ...
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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, medical, investigation, doctor, hiv, scientist, human spirit, fighting the system ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1981, year 1977 ...
Place: san francisco, africa, usa, new york, france
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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, serious, futuristic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, disaster, pandemic, supernatural, plague, post apocalypse, natural disaster, good versus evil, survival, end of the world, epidemic, deadly virus ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa, nebraska, maine, austin texas ...
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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, intense, apocalyptic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: epidemic, virus, quarantine, plague, bio weapon, monkey, disaster, disease, natural disaster, catastrophe, conspiracy, deadly virus ...
Time: jurassic, future, year 1995, year 1967, 60s ...
Place: boston, san francisco, africa, cuba, usa ...
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Twelve Monkeys (1995)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In the year 2035, convict James Cole reluctantly volunteers to be sent back in time to discover the origin of a deadly virus that wiped out nearly all of the earth's population and forced the survivors into underground communities. But when ...
Style: psychological, surreal, twist ending, non-linear, atmospheric ...
Plot: time travel, insanity, post apocalypse, apocalypse, psychology, paranoia, time loop, virus, end of the world, alternate reality, social misfits, save the world ...
Time: future, 90s, 2030s, 20th century, year 1990 ...
Place: philadelphia, maryland, canada, baltimore, usa
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Mimic (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A disease carried by common cockroaches is killing Manhattan children. In an effort to stop the epidemic an entomologist, Susan Tyler, creates a mutant breed of insect that secretes a fluid to kill the roaches. This mutant breed was engineered to ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, natural horror, melancholic ...
Plot: insect, cockroach, virus, mutant, monster, tunnel, entomologist, suspense, creature, experiment gone awry, disease, giant insect ...
Time: 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa
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Virus (1999)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Japan, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When the crew of an American tugboat boards an abandoned Russian research vessel, the alien life form aboard regards them as a virus which must be destroyed.
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, ship, ocean, survival, rescue, cyborgs, natural disaster, virus, boat, robot, monster, deadly creature ...
Time: 90s
Place: pacific ocean
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Mission: Impossible II (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: With computer genius Luther Stickell at his side and a beautiful thief on his mind, agent Ethan Hunt races across Australia and Spain to stop a former IMF agent from unleashing a genetically engineered biological weapon called Chimera. This mission, ...
Style: exciting, sexy, stylized, romantic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: espionage, spy, showdown, gunfight, undercover, secret agents, mission, chase, twists and turns, agent, lone hero, secret service ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: spain, sydney australia, oceania, australia
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Resident Evil (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a virus leaks from a top-secret facility, turning all resident researchers into ravenous zombies and their lab animals into mutated hounds from hell, the government sends in an elite military task force to contain the outbreak. Alice and Rain ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, splatter, bloody, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, survival, monster, suspense, infected, zombie apocalypse, bio weapon, female protagonist, mutant, apocalypse, experiment gone awry ...
Time: near future, future, 2000s, 21st century
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The X Files (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Mulder and Scully, now taken off the FBI's X Files cases, must find a way to fight the shadowy elements of the government to find out the truth about a conspiracy that might mean the alien colonization of Earth.
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, entertaining, confusing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, ufo, conspiracy, first contact, suspense, conspiracy theory, chase, evil alien, twists and turns, virus, paranoia, fbi ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: washington d.c., london, usa, europe, antarctica ...
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Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Led by a strange dream, scientist Aki Ross struggles to collect the eight spirits in the hope of creating a force powerful enough to protect the planet. With the aid of the Deep Eyes Squadron and her mentor, Dr. Sid, Aki must save the Earth from its ...
Style: anime, exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, adult animation ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, space station, post apocalypse, distopia, alien invasion, battles, scientist, military, space travel, computer, save the world, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: new york, tucson arizona, arizona
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Dreamcatcher (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Four boyhood pals perform a heroic act and are changed by the powers they gain in return. Years later, on a hunting trip in the Maine woods, they're overtaken by a vicious blizzard that harbors an ominous presence. Challenged to stop an alien ...
Style: scary, psychological, apocalyptic, slasher, dark ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, alien invasion, supernatural, first contact, virus, supernatural ability, forest, alien encounter, evil alien, apocalypse, transformation, cabin in the woods ...
Time: 70s, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa, boston, massachusetts, maine
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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, fear, end of the world, rage, infected, zombie apocalypse, laboratory ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, manchester, britain ...
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Cabin Fever (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of five college graduates rent a cabin in the woods and begin to fall victim to a horrifying flesh-eating virus, which attracts the unwanted attention of the homicidal locals.
Style: scary, disturbing, rough, splatter, campy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: virus, suspense, forest, infected, death, disease, plague, fear, survival, paranoia, illness, apocalypse ...
Time: 2000s, 80s, 21st century
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Transporter 2 (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Professional driver Frank Martin is living in Miami, where he is temporarily filling in for a friend as the chauffeur for a government narcotics control policymaker and his family. The young boy in the family is targeted for kidnapping, and Frank ...
Style: sexy, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone hero, car chase, martial arts, car, kidnapping, fight scenes, weapons, explosions, gunfight, fight, mentor, race against time ...
Time: 21st century
Place: florida, france, miami, usa
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House (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Gregory House, a drug-addicted, unconventional, misanthropic medical genius, leads a team of diagnosticians at the fictional Princeton–Plainsboro Teaching Hospital in New Jersey.
Style: cynical, clever, emotional, psychological, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: doctor, hospital, medicine, talented, mastermind, prodigy, patient, loner, expert, surgery, human nature, unconventional method ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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The Invasion (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Washington, D.C. psychologist Carol Bennell and her colleague Dr. Ben Driscoll are the only two people on Earth who are aware of an epidemic running rampant through the city. They discover an alien virus aboard a crashed space shuttle that ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, intense, apocalyptic ...
Plot: suspense, alien, alien invasion, save the world, epidemic, psychiatrist, survival, transformation, virus, invasion, alien encounter, hysteria ...
Time: future
Place: washington d.c., usa, russia
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The Painted Veil (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, USA, Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A British medical doctor fights a cholera outbreak in a small Chinese village, while also being trapped at home in a loveless marriage to an unfaithful wife.
Style: touching, emotional, scenic, captivating, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: infidelity, loveless marriage, marriage, love and romance, cheating wife, couple relations, love story, extramarital affair, adultery, couples, cholera, love ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 50s, 19th century
Place: china, shanghai, london, england, africa ...
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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, suspenseful, splatter, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: infected, epidemic, insanity, survival, deadly virus, chaos and mayhem, quarantine, plague, virus, suspense, small town, bio weapon ...
Place: usa, iowa, kansas
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The Host (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Gang-du is a dim-witted man working at his father's tiny snack bar near the Han River. One day, Gang-du's one and only daughter Hyun-seo comes back from school irritated. She is angry at her uncle, Nam-il, who visited her school as her ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, dark, splatter ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, suspense, giant, beast, giant monster, macabre, dark humor, trapped, family in danger, creature feature, creature, daughter ...
Time: 2000s, year 2000, year 2006, 21st century
Place: seoul, south korea, india, korea, asia
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Love in the Time of Cholera (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico, UK, Colombia
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In Colombia just after the Great War, an old man falls from a ladder; dying, he professes great love for his wife. After the funeral, a man calls on the widow - she dismisses him angrily. Flash back more than 50 years to the day Florentino Ariza, a ...
Style: sexy, psychological, romantic, emotional, serious ...
Plot: love, letter, impossible love, love triangle, magic realism, unlikely friendships, betrayal, visceral, multiple storylines, justice, funeral, diary ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1890s, 1870s, post world war one ...
Place: colombia, latin america, paris france, caribbean
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Dexter (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: Dexter is an American television drama series. The series centers on Dexter Morgan, a blood spatter pattern analyst for 'Miami Metro Police Department' who also leads a secret life as a serial killer, hunting down criminals who have ...
Style: captivating, clever, serious, stylized, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, right and wrong, hidden identity, double life, loner, crime investigation, police station, dark humor, dark secret, corpse, vigilantism, forensics ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: miami, canada, usa, florida
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Dallas Buyers Club (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Loosely based on the true-life tale of Ron Woodroof, a drug-taking, women-loving, homophobic man who in 1986 was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS and given thirty days to live.
Style: psychological, heartbreaking, compassionate, depressing, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: aids, transsexual, drugs, fighting the system, human spirit, life is a bitch, casual sex, treatment, gay, hiv, hiv positive, gay slur ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, year 1985, year 1986
Place: texas, usa, austin texas, tokyo, amsterdam ...
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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, road movie, suspenseful, psychological, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, virus, infection, post apocalypse, pandemic, road trip, biohazard, apocalypse, deadly virus, suspense, end of the world, zombie ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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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, apocalyptic, scary, serious, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, virus, epidemic, deadly virus, survival, post apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, end of the world, pandemic, natural disaster, chaos ...
Time: future, jurassic, 2000s, year 1973, 21st century
Place: israel, new jersey, new york, philadelphia, jerusalem ...
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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: scary, suspenseful, tense, bleak, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, suspense, survival, epidemic, supernatural, deadly virus, small town, zombie apocalypse, insanity, fear, monster ...
Place: canada, ontario canada
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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: apocalyptic, bleak, suspenseful, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: epidemic, virus, pandemic, quarantine, deadly virus, infected, survival, infection, natural disaster, suspense, death, disease ...
Time: future, 2010s, 70s, 21st century
Place: hong kong, california, san francisco, minnesota, asia ...
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Antiviral (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After becoming infected with the virus that killed superstar Hannah Geist, Syd March must unravel the mystery surrounding her death to save his own life .
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, surreal, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: obsession, infection, celebrity, distopia, uncover truth, social decay, society, celebrity culture, body horror, infected, hidden truth, existentialism ...
Time: future, near future, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, california
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