Keswick Film Festival

The Host
(Gwoemul)

Director: Joon-ho Bong Country: South Korea
Cert: 15 Year: 2006 Length: 120 minsLanguage: Subtitles
2007 Festival
The Host

Audience Reaction

Score: 67.86% Attendance: 54

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Watch echoes of horror movies past as a giant creature rises from the deep to terrorise Seoul. But there are also comic touches, and a dash of satire, amid the multi-layered drama of a layabout trying to rescue his daughter from the fiend's clutches.

Critics

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The most intriguing, lyrical and entertaining mutant-tadpole picture you're likely to see.
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Ian John, The Times







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