Nevada Theatre 3/17: In anticipation of Bong Joon-ho’s newest film MICKEY 17, which debuts later this year, we are excited to celebrate some of the director’s most notable works. We kick off the 3-part series with the film that introduced Bong Joon-ho to a global audience – THE HOST. This cinematic gem seamlessly blends the thrills of a monster movie with the biting wit of political satire. The story unfolds after an American military pathologist carelessly disposes of formaldehyde into South Korea's Han River, triggering a series of unusual events. Citizens report sightings of an amphibious creature inhabiting the waterways, and a local vendor, whose shop is situated by the river, finds himself in a gripping battle to protect his family once the monster emerges from its lair.
Don't miss this captivating evening as we delve into the genius of Bong Joon-ho's storytelling and cinematic prowess. Join fellow enthusiasts for an exploration of THE HOST, a film that captivates with its thrilling narrative and sharp social commentary. Secure your spot for a night of entertainment and appreciation of one of cinema's visionary directors at the Nevada Theatre!