The Hot Zone: Anthrax

The Hot Zone: Anthrax

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Daniel Dae Kim (Stowaway) leads this National Geographic series depicting the deadly anthrax attacks terrorising the United States mere weeks after 9/11.

2021USANational Geographic
CrimeThrillerTrue Story & Biography

Episodes

EPISODE 2.1

Noble Eagle

In Florida, a man mysteriously falls ill and dies. Special... More Agent Matthew Ryker suspects an anthrax attack - how many others have been infected?

EPISODE 2.2

Hell's Chimney

Ryker’s investigation moves to New York as another case of... More anthrax occurs. Bruce Ivins begins having suspicions of his coworkers.

EPISODE 2.3

Neither Rain Nor Sleet...

An attack on Capitol Hill sends Ryker and his team... More to a mail facility that’s become a hot spot for anthrax infections.

EPISODE 2.4

Dream Boldly, Live Fully

The FBI learns more about Bruce Ivins’ peculiar past behaviors... More after an old colleague raises red flags. Ryker and Dani trace the origin of the letters.

EPISODE 2.5

Stentor Roeselii

All eyes shift to “Mr. Z.” As they start to... More zero in on a suspect, Ryker and Dani get new assignments - but that won’t stop them from chasing their lead.

EPISODE 2.6

RMR-1029

With two suspects in question, Ryker’s own beliefs about the... More case are tested.

The Hot Zone: Anthrax | Reviews

25%8 reviews

Rotten Tomatoes® Score

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Weakened by thin characters and by-the-numbers mystery.

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Paste

Paste

(Anthrax) straddles the line as a piece of didactic entertainment and full sail cable TV thriller...

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

Anthrax's storytelling feels too subdued and mechanical.

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The Hot Zone: Anthrax | Trailers

The Hot Zone: Anthrax | Release Details

The Hot Zone: Anthrax is available to stream in New Zealand now on Disney+.