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The Host

2006-07-27 | Horror / Drama
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Following the dumping of gallons of toxic waste in the river, a giant mutated squid-like appears and begins attacking the populace. Gang-du's daughter Hyun-seo is snatched up by the creature; with his family to assist him, he sets off to find her.
Director: Bong Joon-ho
Stars: Song Kang-ho, Byun Hee-bong

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The Host FAQ

The production budget of The Host was 11,000,000 USD.
The runtime of The Host is 120 minutes.
The genre of The Host is Horror,Drama,Science Fiction.
The director of The Host is Bong Joon-ho.
The release date of The Host is July 27, 2006.
The casts of The Host are Song Kang-ho starring as Park Gang-du, Byun Hee-bong starring as Park Hie-bong, Park Hae-il starring as Park Nam-il, Bae Doo-na starring as Park Nam-joo, Go Ah-sung starring as Park Hyun-seo, Oh Dal-su starring as The Monster (voice).
On January 14, 2021, the IMDB rating of The Host is 7.1/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 93/100, Metacritic rating is 85/100, TMDB rating is 6.0/10.
The Host won 2007 Asian Film Awards, 2007 Baek Sang Art Awards, 2007 Fantasporto, 2007 Grand Bell Awards, South Korea, 2007 Utah Film Critics Association Awards, 2006 Asia-Pacific Film Festival, 2006 Blue Dragon Awards, 2006 Busan Film Critics Association (BCFA), 2006 Director's Cut Awards, 2006 Hawaii International Film Festival and 1 others.
Following the dumping of gallons of toxic waste in the river, a giant mutated squid-like appears and begins attacking the populace. Gang-du's daughter Hyun-seo is snatched up by the creature; with his family to assist him, he sets off to find her..
The revenue of The Host was 88,489,643 USD.