The Andromeda Strain

A research satellite carrying an alien virus crashes into a small Arizona town, the bug killing all of the inhabitants except a baby and an old wino. Top scientists from across the country are rounded up in order to identify and control the potentially plague-like germ. An intriguing, suspenseful story is somewhat hampered by a dull cast. The last sequence...read more

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Scientists race to find the cure for a deadly space virus in The Andromeda Strain (1971), the film version of the novel by Michael Crichton.
(Movie Clip) Odd Man Hypothesis
Scientist Stone (Arthur Hill) briefing Hall (James Olson) on the operative personnel theory, as he joins Dutton (David Wayne) and Leavitt (Kate Reid) (more…)
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03:17 — Trailer for The Andromeda Strain. When a small space probe falls to earth in a remote village of New Mexico, all but two of the town's inhabitants--a (more…)
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00:32 — Teaser trailer for The Andromeda Strain. An active satellite falls out of orbit and crash-lands in a small town. A deadly and mysterious bacteria rel (more…)

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  • Released: 1971
  • Rating: G
  • Review: A research satellite carrying an alien virus crashes into a small Arizona town, the bug killing all of the inhabitants except a baby and an old wino. Top scientists from across the country are rounded up in order to identify and control the potentially pla… (more)

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