The Host

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Released 2013

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Director:
Andrew Niccol
Released:
2013
Rating:
PG-13
From Stephenie Meyer, the creator of the worldwide phenomenon The Twilight Saga, comes this daring and romantic thriller based on The New York Times #1 bestselling novel. When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over humans' bodies and erasing their minds, Melanie Stryder (Saoirse Ronan) risks everything to protect the people she cares about most, proving that love can conquer all in a dangerous new world. The Host is a passionate and powerful epic love story co-starring Diane Kruger, Jake Abel, Frances Fisher, Max Irons and William Hurt.

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  • 63

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    The Host is top-heavy with profound, sonorous conversations, all tending to sound like farewells. The movie is so consistently pitched at the same note, indeed, that the structure ...

  • 60

    Time Out New York Ben Kenigsberg

    An "Invasion of the Body Snatchers" retread told from a postoccupation vantage point, this adaptation of Stephenie Meyer's YA romance novel unfolds in a dystopian future when alien...

  • 40

    Arizona Republic Bill Goodykoontz

    The movie, based on the novel by Stephenie Meyer of "Twilight" fame and directed by Andrew Niccol, is just kind of dumb. Like the more famous books and movies, about a love triangl...

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