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The Host

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Read on for a listing of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription alternatives - along with the availability of 'The Host' on each platform. Now, before we get into all the details of how you can watch 'The Host' right now, here are some details about the Nick Wechsler, Fickle Fish, Chockstone Pictures science fiction flick.

Released March 29th, 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 collated reviews from 28 experienced 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."

'The Host' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on VUDU, Showtime, Amazon.com, iTunes Store, and YouTube .