The Host (2013)

The Host

48% Like of 21 Total Votes
Release Date: March 29, 2013
Starring William Hurt, Bokeem Woodbine, J.D. Evermore, Scott Lawrence
Directed by Andrew Niccol
21 votes, 2.35 / 5 avg. rating (47% score)

Twilight author Stephanie Meyer's New York Times bestseller has been adapted to the big after The Twilight Saga's success of course. Andrew Niccol directs an alien love story where a girl has been possessed by a body-snatching alien and since the girl refuses to surrender her mind to the alien, they both set out to help the boy the girls loves. The world has been over taken by an unseen alien threat that steals the bodies of it's victims and over powers the host minds. Only a small amount of renegade "wild" humans remain in the world. Melanie played by Saoirse Ronan, finds her alien threat named Wanderer. Wanderer is an alien "spirit" who has been warned by the difficulties in claiming a human host. Wanderer becomes deeply touched by Melanie's vivid dreams and memories. Wanderer instead joins with Melanie in aiding her quest.

Synopsis:

When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over their bodies and erasing their memories, Melanie will risk everything to protect the people she cares most about, proving that love can conquer all in a dangerous new world.
Cast William Hurt, Bokeem Woodbine, J.D. Evermore, Scott Lawrence, Saoirse Ronan, Max Irons, Mustafa Harris, Raeden Greer, Yohance Myles, Phil Austin, Alexandria Morrow, John Wilmot, Alex Russell, Andrea Frankle, Emily Browning, Katherine Jeanie Russell, Diane Kruger, Jake Abel, Marcus Lyle Brown, John L. Armijo, Tatanka Means, Chandler Canterbury
Directors Andrew Niccol
Genres Sci-Fi, Adventure, Romance
Year 2013
Runtime 125
MPAA Rating PG-13
Nominations 2
Writers Andrew Niccol, Stephenie Meyer
Producers Ray Angelic, Claudia Bluemhuber, Lizzy Bradford, Marc Butan, Uwe Feuersenger, Meghan Hibbett, Bill Johnson, Stephenie Meyer, Paula Mae Schwartz, Roger Schwartz, Steve Schwartz, Jim Seibel, Nick Wechsler
Musicians Antonio Pinto
Cinematographers Roberto Schaefer
Editors Thomas J. Nordberg

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