Films about virologists

Films about virologists
List of the best films about virologists selected by visitors of our site: Contagion, Armageddon Tales, School's Out Forever, Stormageddon, Underwater, Frozen, The Theory of Everything, Jolt, Stowaway, Beckett.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryUSA, United Arab Emirates
Duration01:46

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.

Markimdb: 3.3
Genrefantastic, action
CountryUSA, Germany

After surviving a worldwide pandemic, two men with different agendas, two women from a survival colony, and young girl and a man each form alliances as they cross post-apocalyptic landscapes.

Markimdb: 5.3
Genrefantastic, action, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom

No sooner has 15-year-old Lee Keegan been expelled from his private school than an apocalyptic event wipes out most of the world's population. With his father dead and mother trapped abroad, Lee is given one instruction: go back to school. But safety and security at St. Mark's School for Boys is in short supply. Its high walls can't stop the local parish council from forming a militia and imposing marshal law, while inside the dorms the end of the world is having a dangerous effect on his best friend and his unrequited crush on the school nurse isn't helping him concentrate on staying alive.

Markimdb: 4.5
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama
CountryUSA

What happens when you ask the most powerful computer program, run by the most powerful computers, to follow, listen and predict human behavior? The program learns, becomes sentient and begins to behave like a human. When a master computer program, Echelon, takes over America's entire online system, our country is threatened to be brought to its knees. Hacking into DARPA, Echelon gains the ability to manipulate the weather, create earthquakes, and cause a level of destruction unlike anything the country could ever imagine. But how do you stop a computer program when it has control over any and every defense you have?

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrehorror, action
CountryUSA

After an earthquake destroys their underwater station, six researchers must navigate two miles along the dangerous, unknown depths of the ocean floor to make it to safety in a race against time.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:29

    Three skiers are stranded on a chairlift and forced to make life-or-death choices that prove more perilous than staying put and freezing to death.

    Markimdb: 7.7
    Genremelodrama, drama, biography
    CountryUnited Kingdom, Japan, USA
    Duration02:03

      The Theory of Everything is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde.

      Markimdb: 5.6
      Genreaction, comedy
      CountryUSA

      Lindy is an acid-tongued woman with rage issues who controls her temper by shocking herself with an electrode vest. One day she makes a connection with Justin, who gives her a glimmer of hope for a shock-free future, but when he’s murdered she launches herself on a revenge-fueled rampage in pursuit of his killer.

      Markimdb: 5.6
      Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
      CountryUSA, Germany

      A three-person crew on a mission to Mars faces an impossible choice when an unplanned passenger jeopardizes the lives of everyone on board.

      Markimdb: 5.6
      Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
      CountryItaly, Brazil, Greece

      Whilst vacationing in Greece, Beckett, becomes the target of a manhunt after a devastating car accident forces him to run for his life across the country to clear his name but tensions escalate as the authorities close in and political unrest mounts which makes Beckett fall even deeper into a dangerous web of conspiracy.

      Markimdb: 3.8
      Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, comedy
      CountryUSA

      Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water again, you can’t even get across the sand! BLOOD BEACH meets SPRING BREAKERS in an ace monster mash-up of smart nostalgia and up-to-the-minute visual effects. After an all-night graduation beach party, a group of hung-over students wake up under blazing sun to find their numbers somewhat depleted. An enormous alien creature has burrowed down deep and anyone foolish enough to make contact with the sand finds themselves at the mercy of a sea of flesh-eating tentacles. Will they ever be able to escape its carnivorous clutches?

      Markimdb: 5.1
      Genrehorror, action, thriller, comedy
      CountrySouth Africa

      Nine friends, all harboring a dark secret, go camping in the woods. After a wild night of partying, they wake up with suicide bombs strapped to their chests, all with varying times on their countdown clocks. They decide to work out how to disarm the bombs or find help - until they discover they can 'take' one another's time by killing each other.

      Markimdb: 6.6
      Genrethriller, drama, crime
      CountryUSA

      Bill Baker, an American oil-rig roughneck from Oklahoma, travels to Marseille to visit his estranged daughter, Allison, who is in prison for a murder she claims she did not commit. Confronted with language barriers, cultural differences, and a complicated legal system, Bill builds a new life for himself in France as he makes it his personal mission to exonerate his daughter.

      Markimdb: 4.7
      Genrefantastic, drama
      CountryUSA

      A young NASA JPL scientist is abducted by extraterrestrials but when no one believes his story he becomes obsessed with finding proof which leads him on a journey of discovery.

      Markimdb: 4.4
      Genrethriller, crime, detective
      CountryUSA

      FBI Agent Karl Helter and his partner Rebecca Lombardo are very close to busting a sex-trafficking ring. When they realize their investigation has crossed the path of a brutal serial killer, they team up with a Texas Ranger to put an end to the infamous 'Truck Stop Killer'.

      Markimdb: 7
      Genrehorror, fantastic, action, adventure
      CountryUSA
      Duration01:56

        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 persuaded to go on a mission to investigate this disease. What follows is a perilous trek around the world where Lane must brave horrific dangers and long odds to find answers before human civilization falls.

        Markimdb: 5.2
        Genrecomedy, melodrama, crime
        CountryUnited Kingdom, USA

        During a COVID-19 lockdown, sparring couple Linda and Paxton call a truce to attempt a high-risk jewellery heist at one of the world's most exclusive department stores, Harrods.

        Markimdb: 6.1
        Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
        CountryUSA

        When Mari Gilbert's daughter disappears, police inaction drives her own investigation into the gated Long Island community where Shannan was last seen. Her search brings attention to over a dozen murdered sex workers.

        Markimdb: 5.8
        Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
        CountryUSA, Japan

        A group of families on a tropical holiday discover that the secluded beach where they are staying is somehow causing them to age rapidly – reducing their entire lives into a single day.

        Markimdb: 7.1
        Genredrama
        CountryUSA
        Duration03:31

        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 of humanity and the birth of unlikely heroes.

        Markimdb: 5.6
        Genrefantastic, thriller, fantasy, drama
        CountryUSA

        A lone scientist in the Arctic races to contact a crew of astronauts returning home to a mysterious global catastrophe.

        Markimdb: 1.8
        Genreaction, thriller, crime
        CountryIndia

        As Mumbai’s youth are falling prey to rampant drug abuse, suspended cop Radhe is recalled for a clean-up mission. But Radhe is up against a dangerous new outlaw Rana, who will stop at nothing to rule the city.

        Markimdb: 6.6
        Genrehorror, fantastic, drama
        CountryUnited Kingdom
        Duration02:13

          In the future, a strange fungus has changed nearly everyone into a thoughtless, flesh-eating monster. When a scientist and a teacher find a girl who seems to be immune to the fungus, they all begin a journey to save humanity.

          Markimdb: 6.1
          Genreaction, thriller, adventure
          CountryUSA
          Duration02:23

            In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey across the state in order to rescue his estranged daughter.

            Markimdb: 7.2
            Genrehorror, fantastic, drama
            CountryUSA

            Following the events at home, the Abbott family now face the terrors of the outside world. Forced to venture into the unknown, they realize that the creatures that hunt by sound are not the only threats that lurk beyond the sand path.

            Markimdb: 5.5
            Genreaction, thriller, drama
            CountryUSA

            A devastated husband vows to bring justice to the people responsible for his wife's death while protecting the only family he has left, his daughter.

            Markimdb: 6.7
            Genrethriller, drama, detective
            CountryUSA, Canada

            Chloe, a teenager who is confined to a wheelchair, is homeschooled by her mother, Diane. Chloe soon becomes suspicious of her mother and begins to suspect that she may be harboring a dark secret.

            Markimdb: 5.3
            Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
            CountryGermany, Luxembourg

            In the not-too-distant future: after a global catastrophe has wiped out nearly all of humanity on Earth, an elite astronaut from Space Colony Kepler must make a decision that will seal the fate of the people on both planets.

            Markimdb: 7
            Genreaction, thriller, drama
            CountryUSA, Germany, United Arab Emirates
            Duration01:50

            A team of U.S. government agents is sent to investigate the bombing of an American facility in the Middle East.

            Markimdb: 5.2
            Genreaction, thriller, drama
            CountryUSA, Australia
            Duration02:49

            The bird flu virus spreads through Los Angeles as a doctor from the CDC races to find a vaccine.

            Markimdb: 6.2
            Genrethriller, drama
            CountrySweden, Norway, Belgium

            Two Swedish/Norwegian half sisters go on a winter diving trip in Northern Norway, when they get trapped after a rockslide.

            Markimdb: 3.4
            Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, drama
            CountryUSA
            Duration02:19

            In a world overrun by zombies, military personnel and survivalists live in an underground bunker while they seek a cure.

            Markimdb: 6
            Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
            CountryIceland, Luxembourg, USA
            Duration02:28

            In the wake of a nuclear war, a young woman survives on her own, fearing she may actually be the proverbial last woman on earth, until she discovers the most astonishing sight of her life: another human being. A distraught scientist, he’s nearly been driven mad by radiation exposure and his desperate search for others. A fragile, imperative strand of trust connects them. But when a stranger enters the valley, their precarious bond begins to unravel.

            Markimdb: 6.6
            Genrefantastic, action, thriller
            CountrySouth Korea
            Duration02:02

            A case of the flu quickly morphs into a pandemic. As the death toll mounts and the living panic, the government plans extreme measures to contain it.

            Markimdb: 7
            Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, drama
            CountryUnited Kingdom, Spain
            Duration01:40

              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 set foot on the isles, convinced the danger has come and gone. But it soon becomes all too clear that the scourge continues to live, waiting to pounce on its next victims.

              Markimdb: 6.2
              Genreaction, crime, detective
              CountryUSA

              Spenser, a former Boston patrolman who just got out from prison, teams up with Hawk, an aspiring fighter, to unravel the truth behind the death of two police officers.

              Markimdb: 5.1
              Genrehorror
              CountryUSA

              Alice, a young hearing-impaired girl who, after a supposed visitation from the Virgin Mary, is inexplicably able to hear, speak and heal the sick. As word spreads and people from near and far flock to witness her miracles, a disgraced journalist hoping to revive his career visits the small New England town to investigate. When terrifying events begin to happen all around, he starts to question if these phenomena are the works of the Virgin Mary or something much more sinister.

              Markimdb: 4.3
              Genrethriller, drama, crime
              CountryUSA, Iceland, United Kingdom

              A small town detective while investigating the disappearance of a local woman comes across an unassuming Sociology professor who is hiding a secret life.

              Markimdb: 2.8
              Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, drama
              CountryUSA
              Duration02:05

              A pharmaceutical company recruits a well-known scientist to help develop a vaccine against a deadly virus.

              Markimdb: 6.1
              Genrethriller, drama
              CountryCanada, Belgium

              Three stories about the world of opioids collide: a drug trafficker arranges a multi-cartel Fentanyl smuggling operation between Canada and the U.S., an architect recovering from an OxyContin addiction tracks down the truth behind her son's involvement with narcotics, and a university professor battles unexpected revelations about his research employer, a drug company with deep government influence bringing a new "non-addictive" painkiller to market.

              Markimdb: 3.7
              Genrehorror, action, thriller
              CountryUSA
              Duration01:38

              The story follows a team of highly trained operatives who find themselves trapped inside an isolated military compound.

              Markimdb: 4.3
              Genrethriller, drama, crime
              CountryUSA

              At the turning point of the Iran-Contra affair, Elena McMahon, a fearless investigative journalist covering the 1984 US presidential campaign, puts herself in danger when she abandons her assigned task in order to fulfill the last wish of her ailing father, a mysterious man whose past activities she barely knows.

              Markimdb: 6
              Genrefantastic, action, adventure
              CountryUSA, United Arab Emirates
              Duration01:36

              Hoping to alter the events of the past, a 19th century inventor instead travels 800,000 years into the future, where he finds humankind divided into two warring races.

              Markimdb: 4.9
              Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, adventure
              CountryUSA

              After a sudden global event wipes out all electronics and takes away humankind’s ability to sleep, chaos quickly begins to consume the world. Only Jill, an ex-soldier with a troubled past, may hold the key to a cure in the form of her own daughter. The question is, can Jill safely deliver her daughter and save the world before she herself loses her mind.

              Markimdb: 5.8
              Genrefantastic, thriller, melodrama, detective
              CountryUSA

              Nicolas Bannister, a rugged and solitary veteran living in a near-future Miami flooded by rising seas, is an expert in a dangerous occupation: he offers clients the chance to relive any memory they desire. His life changes when he meets a mysterious young woman named Mae. What begins as a simple matter of lost and found becomes a passionate love affair. But when a different client's memories implicate Mae in a series of violent crimes, Bannister must delve through the dark world of the past to uncover the truth about the woman he fell for.

              Markimdb: 5.3
              Genrehorror, thriller, detective
              CountryUSA

              Cops involved with covering up a murder by getting rid of their body cam video footage find themselves haunted by an evil spirit.

              Markimdb: 4.7
              Genrethriller, melodrama, drama
              CountryUSA

              During a pandemic lockdown, Nico, a young man with rare immunity, must overcome martial law, murderous vigilantes and a powerful family to reunite with his love, Sara.

              Markimdb: 6.6
              Genreaction, comedy, crime
              CountryIndia

              A youngster with OCD sets out to save a girl from the clutches of an international medical mafia with the help of a teddy bear which behaves like humans.

              Markimdb: 6
              Genreaction, thriller
              CountryCanada

              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 disaster they will experience will not be the one they predicted.

              Markimdb: 5.8
              Genrehorror, fantastic, fantastic, thriller, thriller, drama, drama
              CountryUSA, Germany, Canada, France
              Duration02:02

              Survivors of a nuclear attack are grouped together for days in the basement of their apartment building, where fear and dwindling supplies wear away at their dynamic.




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