Host, The

Lists: Sci-Fi, Adventure

Brief Synopsis: "A parasitic alien soul is injected into the body of Melanie Stryder. Instead of carrying out her race's mission of taking over the Earth, "Wanda" (as she comes to be called) forms a bond with her host and sets out to aid other free humans."

Overall Ranking: 2624 (Rank from 2013: # 216)

Adjusted* Rating:
(lowest rating dropped)

Ratings Breakdown
(The Mixed Bag)

Buttery 0%
Regular 14.29%
Half-Popped 57.14%
Stale 14.29%
Burnt 14.29%


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Today I Watched A Movie80(full review)
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FilmHamster61(full review)
Maurice of Movie Mixology60(full review)
Paul Perkins52
Caz of Lets Go To The Movies52(full review)
CinemaVisitor Erik50(full review)
Gorgon Reviews43(full review)
Minnesota Man40(full review)
Sober Film Chick Mary Dieng40(full review)
David Baruffi34(full review)
Dan O'Neill30(full review)
Colin Flanagan25(full review)
Angry Vader16(full review)

People Involved

  • Saoirse Ronan (Melanie Stryder)
  • Diane Kruger (The Seeker)
  • Jake Abel (Ian OShea)
  • William Hurt (Jeb Stryder)
  • Frances Fisher (Maggie Stryder)
  • Max Irons (Jared Howe)
  • Chandler Canterbury (Jamie Stryder)
  • Boyd Holbrook (Kyle OShea)
  • Stephen Rider (Seeker Reed)
  • Andrew Niccol (Director)