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Virus (1995)

TV-PG | | Sci-Fi, Thriller | TV Movie 8 May 1995
Who could have deliberately released a rare and deadly African plague that is now spreading uncontrollably throughout America's largest urban areas? A lone determined doctor desperately and... See full summary »

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... Marissa Blumenthal
... Dr. Harbuck
Stephen Caffrey ... Tad
... Dr. Dubcheck
... Dr. Williams
... Dr. Clayman
... Dr. Reginald Holloway
Joe Minjares ... Dr. Newman
Ritch Brinkley ... Restaurant Host
Greg Blanchard ... Man in Morgue
... Ms. Hopper
Brian Brophy ... L.A. Reporter
... Reporter #1
... Cop
Eric Fleeks ... Doorman
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Who could have deliberately released a rare and deadly African plague that is now spreading uncontrollably throughout America's largest urban areas? A lone determined doctor desperately and fearlessly searches for the truth, but she soon finds herself targeted for death as well. With time running out to save human kind, Dr. Marissa Blumenthal discovers that the strange disease may have actually been unleashed by the medical establishment itself. Written by Anonymous

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Robin Cook's Virus  »

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African Bum Disease
19 June 2001 | by See all my reviews

Yep, pretty similar to Outbreak, but it does a fairly good job.

The usual American TVM stuff; naff cliches, overacting, lots of hairspray, the usual TVM faces, a happy ending and a soft picture finish.

Best bit is when Sheridan whacks fatty doctor round the chops with a spade - made me laugh out loud...

The plot isn't bad too, which rises this above the normal 2/3/4's that yer average TVM gets. But not that much!

5/10


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