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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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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Miss Peregrine
... Jake
... Barron
... Miss Avocet
... Ornithologist
... Dr. Golan
... Frank
... Abe
... Emma
... Enoch
... Olive
Hayden Keeler-Stone ... Horace
... Fiona
... Hugh
... Claire
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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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30 September 2016 (USA)  »

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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

In the novel, the Hollowgasts are usually just called Hollows, while the evolved Hollows are called Wights. In the second book, the leader of a group of paramilitary Wights goes by the name Mr. White, a homophone. See more »

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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 »

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Emma Bloom: If I show you the rest, you have to promise not to run away.
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Photos of the peculiars and the house are seen behind the credits. See more »

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References Batman (1989) See more »

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Disappointing
6 April 2017 | by See all my reviews

Having seen the trailer, I had expected something delightful, fantastical and otherworldly. Sadly, the fantastic element is only a thin veneer over an otherwise mediocre, formulaic action movie. It's not terrible and it's entertaining enough to wile a way a rainy Sunday afternoon with the kids, but I wouldn't bother watching it a second time. Certainly didn't live up to my expectations.


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