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Contagious (1997)

TV Movie  |  PG-13  |   |  Thriller  |  22 January 1997 (USA)
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When some shrimp from Mexico, tainted with Cholera, is served to some people on a plane bound for LA. An outbreak ensues. And a doctor sets out to find the source and contain it before it ... See full summary »

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Dr. Hannah Cole
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Det. Luisa Rojas
Ken Pogue ...
George Ryburn
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Brian
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Sam
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Matt Hill ...
Carl Freedman
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Gerard
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Doug Lamoreaux
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Norma Meyers
P. Lynn Johnson ...
Jamie West
David Lovgren ...
Flt. Att. Tom Carlen
Jim Smith ...
Ben Winorski
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When some shrimp from Mexico, tainted with Cholera, is served to some people on a plane bound for LA. An outbreak ensues. And a doctor sets out to find the source and contain it before it turns into a epidemic. And if things weren't bad enough, a drug smuggler who was carrying some drugs on him contaminates the drugs and are sold on the street. And to top things of her husband who is on a camping trip with their two children is sick but did not show any symptoms until they were isolated from the rest of the world. Can she get to them in time? Written by Anonymous

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Lindsay with ham better than no Lindsay at all.
10 February 2002 | by (Leeds, Yorkshire) – See all my reviews

Must admit, one of the first in this screenplay's body count - the bearded drugs gang member - shouldn't have moved his eyelids when he was supposed to be dead but, then, these productions are expected to have reasonably competent directors.

But any TV movie with Lindsay is surely worth a look out of idle curiosity. Maybe she isn't the world's greatest actress and, doubtless, she could be more selective of material. I wouldn't mind having the opportunity to work with her.


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