Film you can't unsee unsane, steven soderbergh's thriller about mental illness unsane reveals how entire institutions deny people's individual social contract is a subject director steven soderbergh frequently returns to, in films as varied as erin brockovich, traffic, the informant, contagion, and even. In contagion, academy award winner steven soderbergh takes us on a high- pace cinematic experience depicting the emergence of a novel, highly contagious viral pathogen while highly ambitious and far-reaching, contagion succeeds in being both an original artistic movie and an entertaining thriller. Details on steven soderbergh's 'contagion' virus film, including who plays who it's certainly a thriller in tone, and an extremely tense one at that, but anyone expecting “outbreak”-style action sequences should look elsewhere it's really more of a mystery, almost a detective story, as the various. A deadly and seemingly unstoppable virus terrorizes the globe in oscar-winner steven soderbergh's star-studded new film, “contagion” the project boasts an but even with such high stakes and stylized images, “contagion” doesn't manage to nail elements of either drama or thriller characters are. Contagion is a 2011 us medical thriller-disaster film directed by steven soderbergh the film features an ensemble cast that includes marion cotillard, bryan cranston, matt damon, laurence fishburne, jude law, gwyneth paltrow, kate winslet, and jennifer ehle the plot of contagion documents the spread of a virus. One touch and you're infected by the next day your muscles ache, you have a fever and the beginnings of a headache you don't know it yet, but you only have a one in three chance of survival and you've. 65, no 2 contagion (steven soderbergh) since marey's motion studies at the end of the nineteenth century, film has been a tool for providing visible evidence, a record of things seen the development of digital imaging technology over the past twenty years has transformed that original empirical function.
There is a scene in contagion, steven soderbergh's global mega-pandemic thriller, in which the scalp of a dead patient—played by one of the film's biggest stars—is sliced open during an autopsy a flap of marbled flesh flops limply over her forehead in the screening i attended, this was definitely the. It doesn't take much contact to become infected in “contagion,” steven soderbergh's brilliant movie about the grimmest subject imaginable: a pandemic that kills formally, and despite what soderbergh has told interviewers, the picture looks less like a disaster movie than like an international thriller. It's being marketed as a thriller, a frightening speculation about how a new airborne virus could enter the human species and spread relentlessly in very little this film by steven soderbergh is skillful at telling the story through the lives of several key characters and the casual interactions of many others. Jude law as alan krumwiede in the thriller “contagion,” a warner bros pictures release photo: claudette barius/2011 warner bros entertainment inc in contagion, steven soderbergh gets brusquely to the point: the sound of a cough before there's even an image, then the sight of poor, doomed.
Steven soderbergh isn't afraid to kill off his big-name stars in the fast-moving contagion, writes mark kermode published: 3 mar 2012 mark kermode's dvd round-up october 2011 contagion – review steven soderbergh's star-packed disaster thriller is slick but somewhat familiar, writes philip french published: 22 oct. Steven soderbergh's movie contagion, which opened in theaters friday, speaks to globalization in an era when risk is shared by the entire planet, but benefits remain prioritized to exclusive, usually wealthy populations this terrible contagion is an action-thriller about the outbreak of a deadly virus. Arriving two days before the 10th anniversary of 9/11, steven soderbergh's contagion is a serious all-star thriller about the rapid worldwide spread of a killer virus that's easily the scariest of the disaster films that have followed the attack read full review 75 the globe and mail (toronto)stephen colesep 8, 2011.
Steven soderbergh turns his hand to the epidemic thriller with contagion here's luke's review of a film that's spreading across cinemas in the uk. Parents need to know that this grim thriller about the spread of a deadly, fast- acting global virus helmed by oscar-winner director steven soderbergh and populated by an all-star cast (including matt damon and gwyneth paltrow, among many others), may be too intense and/or overwhelming for younger kids given its stark,. Steven soderbergh's movie about a killer disease that sweeps the planet is like someone injected er with the blood of the poseidon adventure.
It starts with a cough it ends with death on an unimaginable scale contagion, the new thriller by steven soderbergh, tells a story for our time, a story of raging menace and out of control fear. Oscar winners and nominees drop like pedigreed flies in contagion, a nightmare thriller from director steven soderbergh (so that's what he got up to the film is most riveting in its early scenes, when soderbergh's digital cameras locate germs everywhere – don't touch those peanuts but after a blogger.
That's the promise of contagion, a fascinating plague procedural from steven soderbergh, where more tension radiates from powerpoint presentations about viral amplification than it does from a shot of mass graves contagion is basically an inside-out version of terrifying zombie plague movie 28 days. Contagion steven soderbergh's new disaster movie, contagion (warner bros), about a global pandemic that wreaks havoc on oscar winners, may be the as in the closing credits of another recent and effective thriller, rise of the planet of the apes, the deadly virus soon begins racking up frequent flyer. As a result, director steven soderbergh delivers a tense, globe-trotting thriller that bests any previous virus movies (sorry, outbreak) contagion establishes an unrelenting sense of dread and anxiety early on, jumping from macau to chicago and killing three people in its first five minutes - including beth.