Title
The host
Director
Andrew Niccol
Based on the work of
Stephenie Meyer
Composer
Antonio Pinto
Actor
Rachel Roberts Max Irons Saoirse Ronan Jake Abel
Language
English
Publisher
Warner Home Video, © 2013
1 dvd-video
Recording date
2013
Playing time
ca. 120 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
EAN
5051888154045

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About Andrew Niccol

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Andrew Niccol (born 10 June 1964) is a New Zealand screenwriter, producer, and director. He wrote and directed Gattaca (1997), Simone (2002), Lord of War (2005), In Time (2011), The Host (2013), and Good Kill (2014). He wrote and co-produced The Truman Show, which earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Screenplay in 1999 and won him a BAFTA award for Best Screenplay. His films tend to explore social, cultural and political issues, as well as artificial realities or simulations.

His film Good Kill was selected to compete for the Golden Lion at the 71st Venice International Film Festival.

Early and personal life

Niccol was born in Paraparaumu, New Zealand, and grew up in Auckland, where he attended Auckland Grammar School beginning in 1973. He left New Zealand at age 21 and began directing TV ads in London, which he did for more than ten …Read more on Wikipedia

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