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The Host

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7/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo93%
Horror Science-Fiction 
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HorrorScience-FictionAnimationAction & AdventureDrama
Rated: 18+ (R)20062h 0mOn: Shudder Tags: River Monster Supernatural Country: South Korea

Gang-du is a dim-witted man working at his father's tiny snack bar near the Han River. 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 and he and his family are taken into custody by the military, who fear a virus spread by the creature.. In detention, Gang-du receives a phone call from Hyun-seo, who is not dead, merely trapped in a sewer. With his family to assist him, he sets off to find Hyun-seo.The Host featuring Song Kang-ho and Byun Hee-bong is streaming with subscription on Monsters and Nightmares (Via Prime Video), streaming on Shudder, streaming with subscription on Warriors & Gangsters (Via Prime Video), and 6 others. It's an action & adventure and animation movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 93% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (85,498 votes).

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Bong Joon-ho

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Monsters Nightmares, Shudder & Warriors Gangsters).

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Available to rent or buy from $0.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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#1,053 Ranked Movie

#3 Ranked in Movies on Monsters Nightmares

#8 Ranked in River Movies

#89 Ranked in Horror Movies

The Host has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 93% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (85,498 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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