This disaster film stars Dustin Hoffman, Rene Russo Morgan Freeman and Cuba Goodng Jr. and features Donald Sutherland, Kevin Spacey and Patrick Dempsey.
This disaster film focuses on a 1967 outbreak of a deadly virus in Africa that kills within three days and Two soldiers order the camp bombed to cover up the discovery. The virus resurfaces in the U.S.about 30 years later and scientists race to stop the destruction.
Colonel Sam Daniels (Dustin Hoffman), a virologist, is sent to investigate. He and his crew, Major Casey Schuler (Kevin Spacey), and new recruit Major Salt (Cuba Gooding, Jr.) gain information about the virus and return to the United States, where Daniels asks his superior, Brigadier General Billy Ford (Morgan Freeman), to put out an alert. Ford, who knows the virus is not new, tells Sam it is unlikely to show up. Meanwhile,the virus mutates into a new strain, capable of spreading like flu, so Daniels and his ex-wife, scientist, Robby Keough (Rene Russo) continue to investigate which reveal a government cover-up.