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The Host

G.I. Joe: Retaliation Blasts Away Box Office Competition for #1 Spot

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BOX OFFICE

Channing Tatum, and Bruce Willis — earning $41.2 million for the holiday weekend.

That was more than enough to put the action sequel ahead of last week’s champ The Croods, which came in second with $26.5 million.

The new Tyler Perry production Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor nabbed third with $22.3 million.

WATCH: The Host First Full Trailer

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TRAILER

The first theatrical trailer for The Host has been released.

Based on Stephenie Meyer’s novel and starring Saoirse Ronan, the movie follows a woman whose body has been inhabited by a parasitic alien force.

WATCH: The Host First Official Teaser

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TEASER

The first teaser has been released for The Host, adapted from the book by Twilight Saga scribe Stephenie Meyer.

Saoirse Ronan, Diane Kruger, Max Irons and Jake Abel star in the movie about a global alien takeover of human bodies.

Diane Kruger in Talks for The Host

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Diane Kruger is in serious talks to join The Host, Gossip Cop can confirm.

The movie, an adaptation of the Stephenie Meyer novel, will star Saoirse Ronan, Max Irons and Jake Abel.

Kruger would play The Seeker, who oversees the parasitic infiltration of Ronan’s Melanie Stryder character by an alien entity.

Max Irons Set to Star in The Host

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Max Irons is set to play Jared in The Host, the upcoming movie adaptation of Twilight author Stephenie Meyer‘s novel.

Saoirse Ronan has already been cast as Melanie Stryder, the woman who shares her body with an alien force.

Jake Abel will play Ian, rounding out the sci-fi love triangle.

Saoirse Ronan Set for Stephenie Meyer’s ‘The Host’

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Saoirse Ronan is set to play Melanie Stryder in the adaptation of Twilight author Stephenie Meyer’s ‘The Host.’

Ronan will play Melanie Stryder, one of the surviving humans in a struggle against alien parasites called Souls.

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