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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.

MPAA Rating PG-13 for some sensuality and violence.
Theatrical Release March 29, 2013
Director Andrew Niccol
Cast Saoirse Ronan, Max Irons, Diane Kruger, William Hurt
Run Time 125
2013 Open Roads Films Official Movie Website

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