Disasters, worldwide infections, the apocalypse are the favorite topics of many directors. If you want to tickle your nerves, you should definitely watch one of the films about epidemics, zombies, mutants, and, of course, heroes who will protect the planet from deadly horror. Joy-pup.com team presents a list of films about epidemics and viruses. We think you’ll like them because of their unusual plot. Look through our collection of top 10 most interesting films about viruses and choose which to watch.
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Fiction, Action
IMDb Rating: 7.0
A deadly virus gets to the United States with a small infected monkey from Africa. Colonel Sam Daniels, together with scientists epidemiologists, flies to the hot zone. But military leaders keep secret that the dangerous virus was created by artificial means and that there’s a serum able to fight it. Every hour counts…
After the Outbreak, 2016
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction
IMDb Rating: 7.7
After the toxic chemicals spill, the zombie apocalypse began. One lucky person survived the first wave of infected people and finds other human beings like him. Now he’s going to join hands with people to stand up to the bloodthirsty cannibals.
Quarantine 2: Terminal, 2010
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller, Detective
IMDb Rating: 5.1
During the flight, one of the passengers showed signs of an unexplained infection. Because of his insane behavior, the crew decides on an emergency landing. But, taking into consideration, that there is a virus in the plane, the authorities place all passengers to the quarantine zone which happened to be the arrival terminal. Here passengers begin to get ill…
Terror Inside, 2008
Genre: Horror, Fiction, Thriller
IMDb Rating: 3.8
A plague epidemic has spread over Europe. A deadly virus destroys cities, and the symptoms of the disease are terrible. The survivors are trying to escape from the nightmare and find a way out of the situation. But will they succeed?
The Invasion, 2007
Genre: Fiction, Thriller
IMDb Rating: 6.5
An alien ship exploded over the planet. Infected particles of that ship fell on Earth and turned people into zombies and madmen. The psychiatrist (Nicole Kidman) found the reason for the changes in people’s behavior. Now she has to try and save the world.
Genre: Fiction, Thriller
IMDb Rating: 6.5
A deadly virus is spreading around the world. The origin of the infection is not clear. An international organization of doctors starts working to find out the causes of the disease, which can lead to the end of the world.
Resident Evil, 2002
Genre: Fiction, Horror, Action
IMDb Rating: 7.5
In an underground laboratory, a dangerous virus breaks free. It turns his victims into zombies that haunt humans. Just one scratch and an ordinary person becomes a mutant. To neutralize the mutants the military sends a special forces group, which includes Alice. She must destroy the source of the epidemic in just a few hours.
Several films about viruses were released in the “Resident Evil” series, with the main character played by Mila Jovovich.
I Am Legend, 2007
Genre: Fiction, Thriller, Drama
IMDb Rating: 7.8
An unknown virus destroyed almost the entire population. The survived people turned into vampires. The only survivor is immune to the disease. At night, he holds back the aggression of the infected, and during the day he tries to find an antidote…
Mom and Dad, 2017
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Comedy
IMDb Rating: 5.5
The Ryan family seems to be perfect. But everything is not so simple, because the daughter is going through a difficult teenage period, and the son constantly hurts the older sister. Parents aren’t doing well either. Adults hear a strange signal on TV and become infected with a dangerous virus. They start attacking their own children.
An excellent actor Nicolas Cage starred in this film about infections and viruses.
Patient Zero, 2018
Genre: Horror, Fiction, Action, Drama
IMDb Rating: 4.6
A new deadly virus hit the planet. It turned most of the people into bloodthirsty madmen. Morgan is one of those who have immunity. He was bitten once, but he didn’t turn into a mutant. He can also talk to infected people. Now he needs to find the so-called Zero patient, who will help create an antivirus and save people.