Link to our thread on Bong Joon-ho's The Host (2006), with which this movie should not be confused.
Links to our threads on other recent past, present and future alien-invasion and -visitation movies such as Cloverfield (2008), Monsters Vs. Aliens (2009), District 9 (2009), The Fourth Kind (2009), Monsters (2010), Skyline (2010), Battle: Los Angeles (2011), Mars Needs Moms (2011), Paul (2011), Attack the Block (2011), Super 8 (2011), Green Lantern (2011), Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011), Cowboys & Aliens (2011), Apollo 18 (2011), The Thing (2011), The Darkest Hour (2011), Battleship (2012), Men in Black III (2012), Pacific Rim (2013), Agent OX (in development), Alien Sleeper Cell (in development), Archangel (in development), Dark Moon (in development), Dominion: Dinosaurs Vs. Aliens (in development), Earth Defense Force (in development), The Fallen (in development), The Kitchen Sink (in development), They Live (in development), Under the Skin (in development), The Watching Hour (in development), Year 12 (in development) and Neil Marshall's World War 2 alien-invasion flick (in development).
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Director set for 'Twilight' author's 'Host'
Exclusive: Susanna White ("Nanny McPhee Returns") is attached to direct the feature adaptation of "The Host," author Stephenie Meyer's follow-up to "The Twilight Saga." . . .
Andrew Niccol ("The Truman Show") wrote the sci-fi drama, which concerns a young woman whose body is inhabited by a benevolent alien soul after an invasion of Earth.
White made her directorial debut last year with the "Nanny McPhee" sequel, which grossed more than $93 million worldwide. . . .
Variety, February 10
Edited by Peter T Chattaway, 12 May 2011 - 05:12 PM.