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PVR Pictures to bring Stephenie Meyer’s The Host to India next month

ANI  New Delhi, March 26, 2013
First Published: 13:15 IST(26/3/2013) | Last Updated: 13:18 IST(26/3/2013)

PVR Pictures Ltd is all set to release Stephenie Meyer’s new film franchise The Host in India on 12th April 2013.

Meyer is the famed author of the successful Twilight series that catapulted its actors and crew from relative ambiguity to worldwide fame.

The 39-year-old author’s 2008 novel The Host is set in the distant future when Earth has been colonized by an alien race called Souls, that reside In human bodies.

The movie shows the unbearable internal struggle between one such person and an alien that have fallen for two different guys, but living in the same body.

It is directed by Andrew Niccol, who also adapted the screenplay from Meyer’s novel.

The film stars academy award nominee Saoirse Ronan, Diane Kruger of Inglourious Basterds, Jake Abel of The Lovely Bones among others.

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