The movie ‘Contagion’ has been most popular as the coronavirus has spread across the world. On Friday, 27th March 2020, the stars of the movie requested fans to listen to health experts, wash their hands and also practice social distancing.
The movie ‘ Contagion’ was released in the year 2011 that featured a pandemic, affects the immune system. But this was a movie. And this is real life, said Matt Damon.
Hollywood’s acclaimed stars including Matt Damon, Laurence Fishburne, Jennifer Ehle, and Kate Winslet teamed up with scientists from the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health to raise awareness among people through the public service message on ways to contain the virus.
The movie is on the 10th position on the iTunes movie chart for the United States. It is one spot above the newly-released movie titled ‘ Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker.
The movie ‘Contagion’ follows a mysterious infection that spreads across the globe, causing a lockdown in society, and US scientists made efforts to find a cure.
In the movie, Jennifer Ehle played the role of a scientist who helped discover a vaccine, also requested people to follow the precautionary measures of medical & health professionals. Source