The Host

The Host

Directed by Joon Ho Bong

In this crossover Korean horror hit, a giant mutant sea monster terrorizes Seoul. But the ferocious creature known as "The Host" is no lumbering beast like Godzilla. It selects what it wants carefully, and what it wants is the Hyun-seo, who it drags back to it's deep, dark hideout. Now it's up to Hyun-seo's father Gang-du, a food-stand worker who's anything but a traditional hero, to infiltrate the forbidden zone and rescue his daughter from the clutches of the horrifying creature. Cahiers du Cinema named THE HOST the fourth best film of the entire 2000s.

In this crossover Korean horror hit, a giant mutant sea monster terrorizes Seoul.

Cast: Song Kang-ho, Byeon Hie-bong, Park Hae-il

Member Reviews

One of my favorite Korean flicks, full of gorgeous daytime CGI shots with a solid story and great acting.

thatevanjordan
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2 months ago

I loved it. Fantastic creature feature.

ryknow
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2 months ago

Dope

MeezTeez
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2 months ago

z——za

Gemini74
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2 months ago

The Host is great with plenty of fun while still maintaining some truly human moments. Worth watching.

Tomizuka0829
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3 months ago