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Contaminated Man (2000)

In 1986, David Whitman came home, contaminated his wife and child, and watched them die. Years later, he leads a hazmat team investigating an industrial accident near Budapest. One ... See full summary »

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Holly Anderson
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Katja Woywood ...
Karin Schiffer
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Wyles
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Hunter
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Peck
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Kelly Whitman
Arthur Brauss ...
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President of Clarion
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Plant Manager
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Gambler
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Lilian Rodgers
Mari Nagy ...
Alma
Aron Soos ...
Joseph's Son
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In 1986, David Whitman came home, contaminated his wife and child, and watched them die. Years later, he leads a hazmat team investigating an industrial accident near Budapest. One contaminated man escaped. Terrorist expert Holly Anderson is part of a unit which operates on the premise that the contaminated man is a terrorist murdering his victims. Whitman, on the other hand, believes the contaminated man to be an innocent victim. Either way, the contaminated man must be found, because after he touches people, they live only a few minutes. Written by Ken Miller <wkmiller704@yahoo.com>

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Rated R for some violence and language | See all certifications »
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17 December 2000 (USA)  »

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El asesino silencioso  »

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$6,000,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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The doors of the lab have a radiation symbol above the text "Bio Hazard". A biohazard symbol should have been used instead. See more »

Quotes

[last lines]
David R. Whitman: [shakes hands with Wyles and walk away]
Holly Anderson: You know, I was thinking about taking some time off.
David R. Whitman: Definitely. But first I just have to wipe my hands.
Wyles: [begins choking]
Wyles' Aide: Get a doctor! Get a doctor!
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Lousy, terrible, bad - where's my thesaurus?
28 July 2001 | by (Highland, California) – See all my reviews

Note: I will reveal a key part of the plot, but if you've looked at the DVD cover or any promotional material, you'll already know it.

This movie seems to have been written by an eleven-year-old who isn't very bright and was probably very tired when he wrote it. The writer doesn't know the difference between a chemical and an organism.

Forget the fact the the UN and the NSA seem to be running the show in Hungary. Forget the fact that when these master intelligence agents go chasing after someone whose mere touch will kill you in about a minute they don't wear protective gear (not even gloves). These are quibbles in the context of this movie. In the scientific world within this story, 2+2=6.34 and gravity goes sideways.

The fact is that the people in this movie do not (with a few exceptions) behave the way human beings behave. Almost every time a character responds to something it is inappropriate. The love story (of course there is one) makes soap opera scripts seem like Shakespeare.

I can't believe we wasted a free movie rental on this thing.


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