Are you SICK? Here are a couple of great masterpieces inspired by diseases. A good reminder of how lucky you are for that common flue.
Bubonic Plague – Nosferatu (1922)
Vampire Count Orlok expresses interest in a new residence and real estate agent Hutter’s wife. Silent classic based on the story “Dracula.”
The Black Plague – The Seventh Seal (1957)
A man seeks answers about life, death, and the existence of God as he plays chess against the Grim Reaper during the Black Plague.
“Homicidal maniac virus”– The Crazies (1973)
The military attempts to contain a manmade combat virus that causes death and permanent insanity in those infected, as it overtakes a small Pennsylvania town.
“Rage Virus” – 28 days later (2002)
Four weeks after a mysterious, incurable virus spreads throughout the UK, a handful of survivors try to find sanctuary.
“Demon virus” – [Rec] (2007)
A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying.