- Number of Discs: 2
- Rated: R
- Run Time: 1 hours, 59 minutes
- Video: Color
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: July 24, 2007
- Originally Released: 2006
- Label: Magnolia
- Collectors Edition
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - Korean, English
- Subtitles - English, Spanish - Optional
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Box Office - 11/01/2006
"[A] surprisingly stirring drama about family honor and loyalties....THE HOST evolves into that rare horror film that's also inconsolably poignant."
Premiere - 03/01/2007
3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[P]art of what makes it so enjoyable is how much stuff it contains while never losing sight of its prime directive, which is to thrill and terrify."
Entertainment Weekly - 03/16/2007
"This wildly entertaining saga should become the hip, thinking-person's monster movie of choice." -- Grade: A-
USA Today - 03/09/2007
3.5 stars out of 4 -- "There is an appealingly absurdist quality to the film but also a dark undertone that taps into deeply held fears of monsters..."
Rolling Stone - 04/05/2007
3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[The film defines] horror for the new millennium. This you have to see."
Total Film - 05/01/2007
3 stars out of 5 -- "[A] darkly comic, bittersweet, tragic monster movie about a family's attempts to rescue a little girl from a mutant creature..."
Sight and Sound - 05/01/2007
"A delicious, often darkly funny combination of monster movie and dysfunctional family drama..."
Ultimate DVD - 05/01/2007
4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he digital effects and direction are both stunning..."
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