PG-13 | | Action, Drama, Thriller
Healthcare professionals, government officials and everyday people find themselves in the midst of a worldwide epidemic as the CDC works to find a cure.
Consultant Dr. Ian Lipkin - professor of epidemiology at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health - said the virus in the film is one he created based on some traits of the Nipah virus from Malaysia in the late 1990s which spread from pigs to farmers.
Why can't they invent a shot that keeps time from passing?
In several scenes, Rear Admiral Lyle Haggerty's (Bryan Cranston) military decorations are shown. However, it appears that the decoration in the least prestigious place is the U.S. Army's "Distinguished Service Medal". Although it is not impossible for a Naval officer to have this decoration, it IS impossible for it to be in this position.
The colors of the Warner Bros. Pictues logo are slightly faded.
English, Mandarin, Cantonese
$22,403,596 11 September 2011