Want to behold the glory that is 'The Host' in the comfort of your own home? Hunting down a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the Andrew Niccol-directed movie via subscription can be difficult, so we here at Moviefone want to take the pressure off.
We've listed a number of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription choices - along with the availability of 'The Host' on each platform. Now, before we get into the nitty-gritty of how you can watch 'The Host' right now, here are some details about the Open Road science fiction flick.
Released March 29, 2013, 'The Host' stars Saoirse Ronan, Jake Abel, Max Irons, Frances Fisher. The PG-13 movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 5 min, and received a score of 35 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which compiled reviews from 28 respected critics.
Interested in knowing what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "Earth has been colonized by the Souls, an alien race that wipes out the minds of humans and turns their bodies into hosts for interstellar travelers. Most of mankind has been eradicated, but some, like Melanie (Saoirse Ronan) and her family, have survived and are hiding. Melanie is captured by a Seeker and has a Soul named Wanderer implanted in her body, but she refuses to relinquish control. When Wanderer betrays her people to save Melanie, the Seeker sets out in relentless pursuit."