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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016)

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When Jacob discovers clues to a mystery that stretches across time, he finds Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. But the danger deepens after he gets to know the residents and learns about their special powers.

Director:

Tim Burton

Writers:

Ransom Riggs (based upon the novel written by), Jane Goldman (screenplay by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Eva Green ... Miss Peregrine
Asa Butterfield ... Jake
Samuel L. Jackson ... Barron
Judi Dench ... Miss Avocet
Rupert Everett ... Ornithologist
Allison Janney ... Dr. Golan
Chris O'Dowd ... Frank
Terence Stamp ... Abe
Ella Purnell ... Emma
Finlay MacMillan ... Enoch
Lauren McCrostie ... Olive
Hayden Keeler-Stone Hayden Keeler-Stone ... Horace
Georgia Pemberton ... Fiona
Milo Parker ... Hugh
Raffiella Chapman ... Claire
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Storyline

When Jacob discovers clues to a mystery that spans different worlds and times, he finds a magical place known as Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. But the mystery and danger deepen as he gets to know the residents and learns about their special powers... and their powerful enemies. Ultimately, Jacob discovers that only his own special "peculiarity" can save his new friends. Written by 20th Century Fox

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of fantasy action/violence and peril | See all certifications »

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Details

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Country:

USA | UK | Belgium

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 September 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children See more »

Filming Locations:

Sun City Center, Florida, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$110,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$28,871,140, 2 October 2016, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$87,242,834

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$296,477,016
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

In the books, Olive is one of the youngest girls, and has the ability to float. The inhumanly strong Bronwyn is around the same age as Jake and Emma, and Emma has the ability to control fire. In this movie, the ages of Olive and Bronwyn, and the abilities of Olive and Emma, are switched. Emma also gains the ability to control air. See more »

Goofs

When the German bombers are about to destroy the house and Miss Peregrine rolls time backwards one day, the clock turns backwards, the phonograph record and scenery are all moving backwards but the audio of the song "Run Rabbit Run" continues to play forward at varying speeds. The song is never played in reverse. See more »

Quotes

Victor: Do you want to know what killed me?
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Crazy Credits

Photos of the peculiars and the house are seen behind the credits. See more »

Connections

Spin-off A Peculiar Tale (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

PIANO CONCERTO #1 - ALLEGRO
Written by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Courtesy of APM Music
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User Reviews

nice
14 May 2018 | by KirpianuscusSee all my reviews

For actors work. for interesting adaptation. for special effects. and, maybe, the only sin is to not guess ... the director. sure, it is a Tim Burton. but you have the certitude onlt after the read of credits. because something works well but not in the expected direction. short, you admire the actors and, especially Asa Butterfield . and you reflect about the other roles of each actor. not real fair. but useful for legitimate the interest for a film who could be little...better. or convincing. or example of Tim Burton mark. but, sure, a nice adaptation.


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