The Andromeda Strain
The Andromeda Strain (2008)

In "The Andromeda Strain," a U.S. military satellite crashes in a small town and unleashes a deadly plague killing all but two survivors. As the military quarantines the area, a team of highly specialized scientists is assembled… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 11, 2008
DVD Release Date: June 3, 2008
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David Cornelius

For every admirable bit of solid sci-fi drama, there's a clunky slice of overwrought rubbish that reminds us we're watching a goofy TV movie.

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James O'Ehley
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Average %u2014 if somewhat over-familiar . . .

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xGary Xx
An unidentified contagion that causes its victims to die almost instantly crash lands in the back woods of the USA creating a race against time to contain its… More
Stephen Skudlarek
Very good. Definitely better than the original. And honestly much more interesting. For instance, the whole radiation/nuclear conundrum gets resolved… More
Dean McKenna
I can't begin to say all that is bad about this extremely long terribly boring mini-series. First off the script is terrible. Besides the script even the… More
Stefan P
I haven't read the book or seen the original movie but I thought this was pretty enjoyable. Sure, it is unrealistic with giant plot holes (watching it… More
Todd Smith
In 2008, The Scott brothers, along with the master of the mini-series, Mikael Salomon, decided to remake the 1969 debut novel and 1971 film, The Andromeda… More
Sean Scobie
Not terrible for a TV adaptation a little rough here and there and wildly divergent from the book and earlier movie. A bit of a political statement about how… More