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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)

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$28,871,140 (USA) (30 September 2016)

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$87,240,689 (USA) (3 February 2017)
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Part of the movie was filmed in Blackpool, England. See more »

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When Jake first sees the children at the dilapidated house, Claire, Olive, Emma and the twins are seen peeking out from behind the walls. In the next scene, the children present are Bronwyn, Olive, Emma and the twins (and Millard)--the only children sent to collect Jake, according to Miss Peregrine. Claire and Bronwyn were switched momentarily. See more »

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Barron: [Emma is keeping Baron pinned against a wall by using her perculiarity] Eventually you're gonna run out of breath. And then it'll be all over. Death for your beloved Jake, and Miss Peregrine. Everlasting life for me.
[Barron takes a whiff of Emma's breath]
Barron: Ewww. And a mint for you!
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References Edward Scissorhands (1990) See more »

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PIANO CONCERTO #1 - ALLEGRO
Written by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Courtesy of APM Music
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Tim Burton classic
28 September 2016 | by (Romania) – 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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