|Just before viewing this movie,
- Go to http://library.advanced.org/23054/
- Enter the site by clicking on the small, yellow "Enter" word at
the bottom of the screen.
- Click on the major section, Virus Profiles.
- Click on Marburg/Ebola.
- Scroll to the bottom of the page.
- Click on "next page". Have the class look at the microscopic view
of the Ebola cell. When viewing the movie, and the Motaba cell
is shown, notice that it looks just like the Ebola cell viewed
before the movie. Enjoy!
1995 - 128 minutes- Dustin Hoffman, Rene Russo, Morgan Freeman,
Cuba Gooding, Jr.
Donald Sutherland, Patrick Dempsey, Kevin Spacey
Questions to answer while viewing:
- What was the month and year of the opening situation?
- Who was with Billy?
- Where was this?
- How many levels of biosafety were there?
- Which biosafety level was the deadliest and name one virus found
When Kernel Sam Daniels was sent to Africa, what country is he
What sort of zone was this place labeled? _________ Why?
What does incubation rate mean?
What does a 100% mortality rate mean?
What is a carrier, or host? What was the one here?
Who was the native man who stayed in the cave all week? What was
his explanation for the horrible thing that happened?
What country did the ship come from that had the monkey trapped?
What is the CDC and where is it?
What does the CDC do?
Where did Sam Daniels and his crew go to in Africa?
What did General Billy Ford do with this new virus sample?
What facility was the monkey first taken to? What city in California
was that facility located?
What did the monkey do to James/Jim in the car and why was this
Why did Rudy not want the monkey?
What did Jim do with the monkey then?
What town did Jim fly to?
What happened to Henry in the lab and why was this significant?
What was discovered to have had happened to the internal organs
of one of the victims when a post mortem was done?
How long did the incubation period seem to be?
In what town and state did the movie theater episode take place?
Who was the man that collapsed? How did he get sick?
What did clean sweep, or convenient containment mean? (It was
alluded to in the
beginning of the movie.)
Why would this be convenient?
What happened in the hospital that made the problem worse?
What was the knowledge gained about what they were dealing with?
What did McClintock order for Daniels?
Where was Daniels ordered to be?
What was the significance of Ford saying, You were never here
and Daniels' response that yes he was here?
What do you think of the people who tried to run out of town in
their trucks and shot at the helicopters? Were they right or wrong?
Which strain of virus did the monkey that left in the pet shop
What was the significance of the E1101 experimental Yale antiserum?
Major Saul tested this antiserum on the pet shop monkey. What
kind of monkey was it?________________________ (This type of monkey
is often used in medical and psychological experiments.)
What happened to Casey, in the lab, when he got sleepy? What was
the significance of this?
What was discussed at the White House? What would be your vote?
Was this a complete discussion of the possibilities without Colonel
Daniels being present?
What happened to the pet shop monkey which had been given the
What happened to Robby when she tried to help Casey after he collapsed?
What happened to the bodies of the victims in this town?
What was McClintock trying to protect, besides himself?
How many hours of flying time did Saul have? Is this considered
What excuse did McClintock give for ordering Daniels shot?
What building, in what town was the helpful Mrs. Paganeti located
What was the name of the ship Daniels was looking for?
Where was the host? What was the name of the place?
What was the name of the host?
What was the name of the news program Daniels took over?
What was the greatest concern of the little girl?
What was Daniels' response to this?
Why was this host needed?
What did Daniels say about following orders to the bomber pilots?
What does incinerate mean?
How did Ford tell Daniels what could be done to stop the Clean
What did the bomber pilot say might have happened to explain where
bomb hit? Possible___________________________________?
What did Ford say McClintock was arrested for?
What is a pandemic?
Wow! What did you think of the Motaba cell picture?