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Masao Kusakari Masao Kusakari
Dr. Shûzô Yoshizumi
Tsunehiko Watase Tsunehiko Watase
Yasuo Tatsuno
Isao Natsuyagi Isao Natsuyagi
Cmdr. Nakanishi
Shin Shin'ichi Chiba
Dr. Yamauchi
Kensaku Morita Kensaku Morita
Ryûji Sanazawa
Toshiyuki Nagashima Toshiyuki Nagashima
Akimasa Matsuo
Haruki Kadokawa Haruki Kadokawa
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Tadashi Takatsuki Tadashi Takatsuki
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Kôji Takada Kôji Takada
Kinji Fukasaku Kinji Fukasaku


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9 years, 9 months ago at May 17 23:33
I received this movie by mistake but I am glad I went ahead and watched it. It had a powerful storyline where a virus takes over the world and kills almost everyone on the planet. The only ones left are on research stations in Antarctica and they try and grasp what has happened to the world and what their next steps should be. The movie is an example of how a single virus can devastate the world i... read more
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Release date: 26 June 1980
UPC: 779836108890
Tags: Disease (1), (1), East Asia (1), Antarctica (1), 1980 (1), Post Apocalyptic (1), 1980s (1), Own (1), Foreign Language (1), Drama (1), Virus (1), Disaster (1), Submarine (1), Adventure (1), Horror (1), Thriller (1), Japan (1), Sci-fi (1)
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"Virus (1980) – in this Japanese movie, a deadly virus ("MM88") has been created accidentally by an American geneticist; it amplifies the potency of any other virus or bacterium it comes into contact with; in 1982, MM88 has been stolen from a lab in the US and a team of Americans vie with a shady East German scientist to recover it, but fail and a pandemic, initially known as the "Italian Flu", is the result."

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