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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016)

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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children is a movie starring Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, and Samuel L. Jackson. 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

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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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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Trivia

This film bears some resemblance to the popular Anime series known as Bleach, mainly with the soul-eating villains known as Hollows and the main character able to see them when most people don't. See more »

Goofs

When one of the bad peculiar jumps out of the fountain and grabs Bronwyn. He was totally submerged when he first jumps out, then when he grabs Bronwyn his coat is only wet from his chest down. See more »

Quotes

Emma Bloom: If I show you the rest, you have to promise not to run away.
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Crazy Credits

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

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References Batman (1989) See more »

Soundtracks

30 MINUTE LOVE AFFAIR
Written by Chris Braide and Paloma Faith
Performed by Paloma Faith
Courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd & Epic Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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Sigh…what happened, Tim Burton?
26 November 2017 | by See all my reviews

He used to be a guy I looked forward to seeing his films. And certainly, this isn't his worst film, but with its bland YA tone and little stylish distinction, he seems to be finding new ways to be mediocre. There's a couple cool design moments (puppet boy), Green's performances is a nice Gothic-Mary-Poppins turn, and the Coney Island battle is kinda fun…otherwise, this is (yet another) not-very-good disappointment from the one-time king of quirky darkness.


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