"THE HOST" [REMAKE]!!

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"THE HOST" [REMAKE]!!

Postby AVERY GUERRA » Wed Nov 19, 2008 6:12 pm

Well, we all knew it was coming. Here's the first batch of official details for the remake including the director, producer, and screenwriter: http://joblo.com/arrow/index.php?id=14577
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Postby kiryugoji04 » Wed Nov 19, 2008 6:17 pm

Gross. Why does this have to be remade again?
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Postby gojira_fan » Thu Nov 20, 2008 11:35 am

So basically this will be the "Americanized" version of the film?
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Postby mr.negativity » Fri Nov 21, 2008 12:04 am

From SciFi Japan: US Remake of THE HOST Finally Moving Forward

From Variety: Universal, Verbinski redo 'Host'

Fredrik Bond wrote:"It processes a few genres together, and visually it feels close to the stuff I've made over the last few years in commercials, the tonality of humor and the scale," Bond said.


From /film: The Commercials of Fredrik Bond

From io9: Why Hostie from "The Host" Is the Best Giant Monster Ever Who Totally Kicks Your @$$
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Postby MouthForWar » Fri Nov 21, 2008 3:08 am

Boo urns
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Postby Danno » Sat Nov 22, 2008 8:45 am

Before you die you see the Host.
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Postby AVERY GUERRA » Mon Nov 24, 2008 6:11 pm

A debate over the prospect of a remake: http://roberthood.net/blog/index.php/20 ... ican-host/
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