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The host / Open Road Presents in association with Iav International and Silver Reel a Nick Wechsler/Chockstone Pictures/Fickle Fish Production ; Written for the screen and Directed by Andrew Niccol.

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  • 11 of 11 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Westfield Washington PL - Westfield Blu-ray DVD Host (Text) 78292000331188 Action DVD Collection Available -
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 Blu-ray videodisc (approximately 126 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: [Blu-ray version]
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA. : Universal, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Bonus Features: Deleted Scenes ; Bringing The Host To Life ; Feature Commentary.
Participant or Performer Note:
Max Irons, Jake Abel, William Hurt, Diane Kruger, Saoirse Ronan, Frances Fisher.
Summary, etc.:
Earth has been taken over by aliens in crisp white outfits and each one taking over a human 'host' so that the alien race can save the planet. Fewer humans are alive, and young Melanie has been on the run with her kid brother, Jamie, and her Louisiana honey, Jared. The Host opens with Melanie's capture, and continues on her odyssey as the alien who attempts to overtake her, Wanderer, battles inside Melanie for control of her body and mind.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13 for some sensuality and violence.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray DVD; 1080p high definition widescreen presentation; English 5.1 DTS-hd master audio.
Language Note:
English audio; French, Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Human-alien encounters > Drama.
Spirit possession > Drama.
Betrayal > Drama.
Biological invasions > Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) > Drama.
Seres extraterrestres > Teatro.
Posesión > Teatro.
Traición > Teatro.
Relaciones humanas > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Science fiction films.

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