a pandemic virus has spread around the world, killing everyone who got infected. currently there is no treatment to stop it. four people riding in a car heading to a place called ‘turtle beach’ where they believe they can hide themselves there and wait for the virus to die out.

on their way they meet a man and his infected young daughter, and they end up taking them to a place the father says a serum for the virus has been developed. it turns out that the serum does not work. all hope is lost and one of the girls in the group is infected with the virus by accident. without anyone knowing, will they able to reach their destination?

yea i know it is another movie with the plot about deadly virus, as if we never have enough of this kind of movie. this film, however, is well executed. gripping script and believable performance. definitely not bad at all. also there are several thrilling moments which can make you jump.

★★★★☆ acting
★★★★☆ actors/casting
★★★☆☆ story
★★★☆☆ music/sound effect
★★★☆☆ direction/composition
★★★½☆ overall

movie: carriers | director: àlex pastor & david pastor | release: 2009

2010.03.14