The Best Episodes of The Andromeda Strain (2008)

Last Updated: Aug 20, 2018

A U.S. satellite crash-lands near a small town in Utah, unleashing a deadly plague that kills virtually everyone except two survivors, who may provide clues to immunizing the population. As the military attempts to quarantine the area, a team of highly specialized scientists is assembled to find a cure and stop the spread of the alien pathogen, code-named Andromeda.

Part 1

#1 - Part 1

Season 1 - Episode 1

After a satellite crashes, the entire population of a small town is wiped out by a deadly plague, except for one man and one baby. A team of specialists is activated and tasked to find a cure for what is called "The Andromeda Strain". The army tries to discredit and silence an addicted reporter who discovers that something dangerous is going on.

star 7.64
70 votes
Directors: Mikael Salomon
Writers: Robert Schenkkan
Part 2

#2 - Part 2

Season 1 - Episode 2

While the team of scientists are still frantically searching for a cure, investigative reporter Jack Nash literally comes under fire. The president has to make a difficult decision and in order to prevent a nuclear disaster that would actually strengthen the "Andromeda Strain", the team have to overcome the building's safeguards aimed at preventing contamination.

star 7.49
49 votes
Directors: Mikael Salomon
Writers: Robert Schenkkan