Virus

BB

(out of 5)


Cheesy Alien ripoff that stars Jamie Lee Curtis (a worthy substitute for  if the film was better) leading a crew of salvage sailors who board a Russian ship that mysteriously goes dead in the middle of the ocean. What they don’t know is that an alien force has infected the ship’s computers and electronics and is making the keyboards and monitors come alive. Even fans of bad science-fiction action films will find this a dull retread of already dying cliches. Also starring and , the film is the directorial debut of visual effects supervisor John Bruno (who won an Academy Award for The Abyss).


Mutual Film Company, Universal Pictures, Dark Horse Entertainment, Valhalla Motion Pictures, Tele München Fernseh Produktionsgesellschaft, UGC PH, British Broadcasting Corporation, Marubeni, Toho-Towa

USA, 1999

Directed by

Story by , Screenplay by Chuck Pfarrer,

Cinematography by

Produced by

Music by

Production Design by

Costume Design by

Film Editing by

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