The Host Solarmovie

The Host (2006)

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Gang-du is a dim-witted man working at his father's tiny snack bar near the Han River. Following the dumping of gallons of toxic waste in the river, a giant mutated squid-like appears and begins attacking the populace. Gang-du's daughter Hyun-seo is snatched up by the creature and he and his family are taken into custody by the military, who fear a virus spread by the creature.. In detention, Gang-du receives a phone call from Hyun-seo, who is not dead, merely trapped in a sewer. With his family to assist him, he sets off to find Hyun-seo.

The Host Solarmovie
Solarmovie Score: 6.8/10 from 1071 votes
Release Date: 2006-07-27
Status: Released
Run time: 120 min / 2:0
Production Studio : Chungeorahm Film, Showbox
Production Country: South Korea


Song Kang-ho
as Park Gang-du
Byun Hee-bong
as Park Hie-bong
Park Hae-il
as Park Nam-il
Bae Doo-na
as Park Nam-joo
Go Ah-sung
as Park Hyun-seo
Oh Dal-su
as The Monster (Voice)
Lee Jae-eung
as Se-jin
Lee Dong-ho
as Se-joo
Yoon Je-moon
as Homeless Man
Kim Roi-ha
as Yellow 1
Park No-sik
as Inquiry Officer
Koh Soo-hee
as Hostage Nurse
Yim Pil-sung
as "Fat Guevara"
David Anselmo
as Donald
Scott Wilson
as American Doctor
Paul Lazar
as US Doctor trying to operate Gang-Du
Brian Lee
as Young Korean Doctor
Yoo Yeon-soo
as City Ward Division Director
Kim Choo-wol
as Weeping Woman
Lee Eung-jae
as Couple man
Lee Seung-jin
as Girl's Father
Moon Hee-ra
as Phone camera girl
Yoo Seung-mok
as Taxi driver


Art Ryu Seong-hee Production Design
Sound Lee Seung-chul Recording Supervision
Writing Bong Joon-ho Screenplay
Directing Bong Joon-ho Director
Writing Chul-hyun Baek Screenplay
Production Choi Yong-bae Producer
Sound Lee Byung-woo Original Music Composer
Camera Kim Hyung-koo Director of Photography
Costume & Make-Up Cho Sang-kyung Costume Design
Editing Kim Sun-min Editor
Visual Effects Karen Kelly Visual Effects Coordinator
Camera Kim Byung-seo Camera Operator
Production Junyoung Jang Producer
Production Junyoung Jang Co-Producer
Art Yang Hong-sam Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Song Jong-hee Makeup & Hair