Jude Law

Podcast: Screenwriter Scott Z. Burns on Contagion

As producer of the Oscar®-winning documentary An Inconvenient Truth and writer-director of the acclaimed HBO drama Pu-239, Burns has a reputation for deftly handling tales of panic, both personal and widespread. It's a testament to those skills that Contagion, opening September 9, feels fresh, though we've been scared by germs before.