In times of coronavirus, the pandemic movies are among the most sought after. Among them, the search for the famous , of 2011, increased by more than 12,500%, according to the report by e.
CORONAVIRUS: 7 MOVIES ABOUT VIRAL EPIDEMICS
(2011) is a film directed by the acclaimed director Steven Soderbergh and has great actors in its main cast, such as Matt Damon, Kate Winslet, Jude Law, Laurence Fishburne and Gwyneth Paltrow.
The film follows a group of people struggling to survive in a society taken over by a pandemic, caused by an airborne virus, which is highly contagious and kills quickly.
Beth Emhoff (Paltrow) is the first to be infected, right after taking a business trip to Hong Kong, the focus of the virus. Her husband, Mitch Emhoff (Damon) is also quickly affected. Fishburne and Winslet are on the medical team.
The events in are similar to the current moment in the world, with the coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19). And that is the reason why it is not recommended to watch this film.
Why not watch
The virus presented in is much more serious than the new coronavirus. The form of transmission presented in the film – over the air – is also different from the way in the coronavirus is transmitted. In addition, the mortality rate from the disease, fortunately, is lower in Covid-19.
Although there are many differences between the mysterious virus in the film, and the new coronavirus, the fear of a pandemic, which viewers may feel when watching the feature, is not positive at the moment.
Now, it is not time to feed feelings of panic in the population, but rather, to think positively, in the hope of overcoming this disease.
Now, if you like a good suspense movie and you will not get carried away by the exaggerations of fiction, then it is the right movie to see these days.