The ultimate news source for music, celebrity, entertainment, movies, and current events on the web. Oct 17, 2015 stephenie meyer talked to andrew sims in a great interview on hypable which seriously everyone needs to read because it has the the most detailed information on multiple topics fans are dying to know about. A opportunity arises for robert atkinson, a london banker who risks his banks money to leave the mundane behind to start a new life. She graduated from brigham young university with a degree in english literature, and she lives with her husband and three young sons in arizona.
So jared cant kiss the love of his life without kissing the alien at the same time. Whilst the film begins well to open up how and why this has happened to our planet, it never expands past. When her mother disappears, clary fray learns that she descends from a line of warriors who protect our world from. Its not surprising why the studio is hesitant to go along with a costly sequel if itll only alienate the audience. The host had a mountain of criticism on naver south korean online portal community since the release of the test footage for the sequel.
The host 20 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Nov, 2012 instead of carrying out her races 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. Apr 24, 2020 5 ways to host a virtual book club and support local businesses at the same time. So here is an update what is the status of sequels of the host and other stephenie meyer novels. The host is a science fiction romance novel by stephenie meyer. When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over their bodies and erasing their memories, melanie stryder saoirse ronan will risk everything to protect the people she cares most about, proving that love can conquer all in a dangerous new world. Fords, had never made a change from his human hosts name, darren. Meyer makes the choice to examine not humanitys struggle trying to stop the invasion, but the aftermath of successful colonization. The host is a film that provides something of everything from suspense to terror, from drama to a little touch of comedy, this film has it all. The host might have been stronger as a tv series, with more time to spend on character development and a gradually building plot, but niccols cool direction and his solid cast make is a perfectly. Earth has been invaded by a race of souls who inhabit human. The book and the movie are 2 entirely different things, more here when the book is based on so much character development and its quite descriptive and. As a fan of the book, the host is a terrible movie.
It turns out that the film is fairly true to the book s plot. Tricks like that helped keep the movie faithful to the book. If anything i was very suspect of this film and for whatever reason even felt negatively towards it in an eyerolling manner. With niccol writing and directing the host for the big. The host was a good read, but the soul will probably be lacking in its predecessors shadow if it continues with wandas story. Fans who are picky about their scifi may want to look elsewhere. The film in this case is just as good as the book, not much was changed and only a few details changed. With maryam hassouni, mike beckingham, dougie poynter, nigel barber. In the twilight world, characters were invited to become vampires to share more fully the lives of those they loved. For those who are fans of meyers work, the host has now been turned into a film, courtesy of scifi megawriter and director andrew niccol.
The host is just the perfect ya dystopian romance novel. Diane kruger at an event for the host 20 saoirse ronan in the host. The host film the 20 film adaptation of the novel read more humans the humans of the host read more. The host was named one of the best books of may by. The host film the 20 film adaptation of the novel read more humans the humans of the host read more souls the souls of the.
Whats more surprising is that it delivers all of them very well and provides great entertainment on the way. Meyer is currently touring the country with jake abel and max irons the stars. This is the rare occasion when healing creates an injury. The host is a brilliant book, even tho i am a huge twilite fan i have to say this is better. We welcome any and all new editors so jump in and help us grow the wiki. Jan 16, 20 thr spoke with the actors, directorscreenwriter andrew niccol and the author about the project, slated for a march 29 release. What happened to the host 2, the sequel to the south korean. However, the book has much greater depth to it, and works much harder to develop the characters and their personalities and motivations. Meyer has said that she is working on additional books in the host series and that she intends to write a trilogy.
Do not delve in if you want the film to be a surprise. Wanderer, the invading soul who has been given melanies body, knew about the challenges of living inside a. The host 2 movie blockbuster fantasy creature film. I just thought of something that could make this series excellentthat is, if it doesnt create an allout war. Apr 28, 2015 i was just searching for the answer to the same question and this thread came up in results. Once upon a time, a soul called racing song was taken over by its host body. Apparently the footageclips that were made public recently seen below are from test footages and not actually clips from the movie itself, as it hasnt been filmed yet. Andrew asked stephenie about the status of sequels to the host. Stephenie meyer, whose books inspired the twilight 2008 movies, now presents a new way for true love to struggle against itself. The host was developed into a film with andrew niccol as director and saoirse ronan as melanie. Saoirse ronan and max irons in the host alan markfieldopen road films.
Some may be hesitant to read this book if they are not fans of the twilight saga which i am, myself but, if that is a concern for you. Thank you for visiting the host wikia, a wikia about stephenie meyers popular book the host. Now, i was watching the host movie, and i just thought of checking if a sequel is available. What is the status of sequels of the host and other stephenie. The book is narrated in the first person, not by a human protagonist, but an alien one with wanderer. The earth has been invaded by a species that take over the minds of their human hosts while leaving their bodies intact, and most of humanity has succumbed.
In the past couple months weve seen two videos for the host 2, which is meant to be the sequel to bong joonhos excellent 2006 film that followed a monsters rampage through seoul, south. The host presents a possibility that, if anything, is a deeper commitment. Nov 22, 2012 watch the impressive first clip for the host 2 movie, the sequel to the popular movie the host the host 2 is directed by park myeongchan. Learn about stephenies film production company fickle fish films. The host 2 finally coming summer of 2014 cinemablend. A race of noncorporeal, parasitic aliens who go from planet to planet looking for hosts have come to earth. And this definitely wont be the last time ive read this book. Kevin is perfectly normal aside from the fact that he kept the name kevin 3. It turns out that the film is fairly true to the books plot. Animal passion zoophilia video channel animalsex host. Stephenie meyer reveals shes working on the host sequel.
The book is about earth, in a post apocalyptic time, being invaded by a parasitic alien race, known as souls, and follows one souls predicament when the consciousness of her human host refuses to give up her body. So a lot of fans were surprised to learn that her new book, the chemist. There are many spoilers in the host book to movie comparison. Meyer intends to expand the host into a trilogy, but the second book has yet to. Sorry, twilight fans, stephenie meyers latest is a twisted spy. It ended when the host tried to cut the soul from its body.
Myers book the host to the big screen, the plan was to do 3 films in. The host full movie new action movies hd english movi. If you like the book chances are you are going to like the movie. Is stephanie meyer ever going to write a sequel to the host. Winning the 2009 global project technical development support enterprise award enables chungeorahm film the production company behind the original the host gwoemul, 2006 and the new sequelprequel and macrograph co. In fact, he seemed rather eager to get going on film no. Wanderer, the invading soul who has been given melanies body, knew about the challenges of living inside a human. Now, if you want to enjoy it, dont go comparing it with the book better even forget all about the book just for 2 hours, as thats a pretty good way to get yourself disappointed. The host trailer 20 movie official trailer 2 in hd starring saoirse ronan, diane kruger and jake abel based on the stephenie meyer. May 20, 2008 the host starts with the classic invasion of the pod peoplebody snatchers type of scenarioexcept ms. An international version of the novel was released on april 2, 2009, in the united kingdom, ireland, indonesia, the philippines. As an adaptation, the host constantly strays from its original source, with the biggest flaw straight away being that the futuristic world isnt given enough explanation. With saoirse ronan, max irons, jake abel, diane kruger. The host has always been described as a trilogy with the seeker and the soul respectively being books two and three.
Jul 31, 2009 the host veers too often into either melodrama or sheer tedium, and for much of the book, melanie and the rest of the cast eke out an existence underground they talk a lot, they play football. God im tired of them making a movie out of it and screwing the entire thing up bleh just like twilight saga amazing books not to great movies. Best known for her twilight series, the 4book collection has sold over 100 million copies. The shocking scene that almost didnt make the film. Jan 08, 20 having seen and enjoyed the film, i bought this book out of curiosity to know how faithful the film was to the book. The sequels of the host is the seeker and the soul and so it will be a trilogy. Her 2008 novel, the host, centered on parasitic aliens that occupy human. Full movie new action movies hd english movi action movie romantic movie horror movie adventure movie canadian movie usa movie world movie seris movies comedian movie london movie talugu movies hindi movies international movies tags. It started when racing song took on the bodys host name, kevin. How to host a virtual book club popsugar smart living. I was invited to the host premiere last night and was very impressed by the film.
For a virtual screening license, please plan your online event at least 2 weeks in advance. She said in an interview that, if published, the first sequel would be entitled the seeker and the. Having seen and enjoyed the film, i bought this book out of curiosity to know how faithful the film was to the book. The host s third wheel is an alien who absorbs her host bodys strong feelings for her boyfriend jared.933 380 1143 903 636 968 1317 1209 1438 406 1232 523 167 1076 135 1153 1141 331 1265 300 391 1185 1560 851 1551 64 1506 1442 51 64 313 406 852 695 1272 1263 1141 64 543 650 826 1386 1197 645 581 427 189 1388 448