Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Childen

  • Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • Directed by Tim Burton
  • Date: 2016
  • Country:  USA
  • Genre:  Fantasy Adventure
  • Adapted by Jane Goldman from the book of the same name byRansom Riggs
  • Stars, inter alia, Eva Green as Miss Peregrine, Asa Butterfield as Jake Portman – the 16 year old hero of the storyer, Chris O’Dowd as Jake’s father, Allison Janney, Rupert Everett, Terence Stamp as Jake’s grandfather, Ella Purnell as Emma – one of the peculiar children, Judi Dench in a small role as Miss Esmeralda Avocet, Samuel L Jackson as Mr Barron (the bad guy)
  • Overall impression:  Fun. Fans of Tim Burton will probably enjoy it just because Tim Burton directed it.  It certainly is an excellent vehicle for his talents.
  • Rating:  7/10
  • Seen in 3D at Nu Metro’s newly revamped theatre in Hyde Park.

 

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