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The Host

Earth is experiencing a season of peace because an alien race of parasitic souls has taken over. When Wanderer moves into the body of Melanie Stryder (Saoirse Ronan), she finds herself being influenced by her human host' emotions, resulting in an internal conflict between the two personalities. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C+
Violence: C-
Sexual Content: C+
Language: B
Drugs/Alcohol: A
Run Time: 125
Theater Release: 29 Mar 2013
Video Release: 09 Jul 2013
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Aliens inhabit the bodies of humans in the thriller The Invasion. And humans take on alien bodies in Avatar. Normal looking earthlings also can’t be trusted in I Am Legend.

Home Video Extra Features

Home Video Notes: The Host

Release Date: 9 July 2013

The Host releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Ultraviolet Digital Copy) with the following extras:

- Seeker PSA: Feature Commentary with Meyer, Niccol and Producer Nick Wechsler

- Bringing The Host to Life: Behind the scenes with Meyer, Ronan, Irons and Abel

- Deleted Scenes

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