In 2011, an American movie of a deadly disease was released. The symptoms of the sickness and it’s method of transmission was similarly as the destructive coronavirus.
In the movie, the lethal illness began from China and spreads over the rest of the world.
The title of the movie is “contagion“.
Contagion is a 2011 American thriller film directed by Steven Soderbergh. Its ensemble cast includes Marion Cotillard, Matt Damon, Laurence Fishburne, Jude Law, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Kate Winslet.
The plot concerns the spread of a virus transmitted by fomites, attempts by medical researchers and public health officials to identify and contain the disease, the loss of social order in a pandemic, and finally the introduction of a vaccine to halt its spread.
To follow several interacting plot lines, the film makes use of the multi-narrative “hyperlink cinema” style, popularized in several of Soderbergh’s films.
Watch the trailer below:
Below is the full movie: