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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.

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

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$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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Trivia

During Jake's second visit, when discussing the letter with Miss Peregrine in the kitchen, the radio broadcast in the background is a speech by Prime Minister Winston Churchill. He talks about "significant things" taking place in the alliance with Russia, the eventuality of an allied invasion of Europe, a eulogy of the Canadian war effort, and Italy's crumbling defenses. It was broadcast from Canada on August 31, 1943, and re-broadcast three days later, at noon, for the British Isles. This is consistent with the date of the loop in the movie: September 3, 1943. See more »

Goofs

Millard is invisible but his clothing is visible, yet the Hollowgasts are invisible and so is their clothing. They are different kinds of creatures with different mechanisms of invisibility. See more »

Quotes

Emma Bloom: If I show you the rest, you have to promise not to run away.
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IN THE MOOD
Written Joe Garland, Wingy Manone (uncredited) and Andy Razaf (uncredited)
Performed by Glenn Miller and His Orchestra (as Glenn Miller & His Orchestra)
Courtesy of RCA Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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Tim Burton classic
28 September 2016 | by See all my reviews

Tim Burton does it again - he manages to create with passion and imagination a whole new world, for those of us who need new worlds. Thus if you love fantasy and dreams made serious and scary go see it in 3d because it's great. If you are more of an adult than the child within and you like films with linear plot and logic and exhaustive explanations you probably won't become a fan and that's OK too. Just don't rate it low just because it's not your type, a movie should be rated for what it was meant to be and for what the team behind it tried to accomplish. Watch the trailer, if you like it you'll probably love the film. It's worth mentioning that it is quite dark and scary so it's not for every child.


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