- Contagion (2011)
Stars: Gwyneth Paltrow, Matt Damon, Kate Winslet
Review: A starkly effective ensemble drama which could well do for the sniffles what jaws did for the great whites. – Dan Jolin, Empire.
- World War Z (2013)
Stars: Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, Mathew Fox
Review: Slavering, lightning-quick, bloodthirsty hordes of modern zombies are taking over the world yet again. – Bob Hoose, Plugged In.
- Carriers (2009)
Stars: Chris Pine, Emily Vancamp, Piper Perabo
Two brothers to escape the pandemic spreading across America together with their friends.
- I am Legend (2007)
Stars: Will Smith, Alice Braga
Reviews: The opening scenes of “I am Legend” have special effects so good. – Robert Egbert, Robert Egbert.
- Blindness (2008)
Stars: Mark Ruffalo, Julianne Moore, Gael Garcia Bernal
Reviews: This story of people mysteriously losing their sight and getting quarantined together poses some searching questions about good and evil. Paul Asay, Plugged In.
- The Crazies (2010)
Stars: Timothy Olymphant, Danielle Panabarker
Reviews: This remake of a 1973 George Romero horror flick adds new scares and buckets more gore … not to mention an unlikely call to environmental activism. – Bob Hoose, Plugged In.
- 28 days Later (2002)
Stars: Cillian Murphy, Naomie Harris, Megan Burns.
Reviews: 28 days later is a terrifying movie and a sharp political allegory. – Rotten Tomatoes.
Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Abigail Breslin
Review: Henry Hobson’s hugely promising debut feature is generating buzz from the casting of a fine, low-key Arnold Schwarzenegger as the anguished father of a semi-zombified teen. – Guy Lodge, Variety.
- REC (2007)
Stars: Manuela Valesca, Javier Botet, Pablo Rosso
Review: Plunging viewers into the nightmarish hellscape of an apartment complex under siege, [Rec] proves that found footage can still be used as an effective delivery mechanism for sparse, economic horror. – Rotten Tomatoes.
- Quarantine (2008)
Stars: Mercedes Masohn, Josh Cooke, Mattie Liptak
Review: As a visceral, camera-shuddery ride into foamy-mouthed zombie hell, it’s efficient enough. – Simon Crook, Empire.