Self-Quarantine – Watch These Movies Showcasing Pandemic Situations
With the spread of Corona Virus worldwide, self quarantined has become the need of the hour. People are staying at home and are looking at weeks of isolation or social distancing to fight this deadly pandemic. Well the best time pass while being at home is binge watching some movies . Today we bring to you list of movies which depicts how entertainment industry was prepping us up to experience this dark phase in real life.
FIVE MOVIES SHOWCASING PLIGHT OF PEOPLE DURING A PANDEMIC ATTACK
CONTAGION (2011): Directed by Steven Soderbergh, this american action thriller film depicts spread of a virus transmitted by fomites. How this virus that originates from Hong Kong cause a widespread throughout the world. The pandemic affects the social order worldwide and how finally a vaccine is introduced to fight it.
OUTBREAK (1995): Directed by Wolfgang Peterson, this film revolves around a deadly Ebola like virus, Motaba carried by a monkey from African Forest to the small cities of the United States. The film was inspired from the book 'The Hot Zone'. When the film was released in 1995, a real life outbrek of the virus Ebola was occuring in Zaire, a country in Central Africa.
FLU (2013): Directed by Kim Sung-su, this South Korean film depicts the pitiable plight of the citizens of Bundang, a city 20 km away from Seoul, who become ground zero when a deadly flu H5N1 outbreak takes place in their city. The film is so relatable to today's condition.