Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

DVD - 2016
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Jacob discovers clues to a mystery and stumbles upon Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. However the mystery is deeper than he had thought, as he gets to know the residents and learn about their special powers. Jacob discovers that only his own special peculiarity can save his new friends.
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2016
Branch Call Number: 7.914 Mi
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (127 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
digital,optical,Dolby digital
NTSC
video file,DVD video,region 1
Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense sequences of fantasy action/violence and peril

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mrsladyfilly
Nov 20, 2017

I would like to see a sequel

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AMerr22
Oct 28, 2017

The books were sooo much better, but still a decent movie.

Franln Oct 08, 2017

Such a peculiar story. I appreciate anything Tim Burton does. Be sure to watch the bonus features.

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navy_wolf_412
Sep 16, 2017

I loved this movie. Best thing I've seen since Star Wars and Pirates of the Caribbean.

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ScorchingSun
Aug 29, 2017

Visually scrumptious but just average in dramatic intensity.
Samuel L. Jackson and his grinning cheekiness might not have been the right choice for scary head villain. Even fairy-dusted fantasies need truly frightening bad guys to be effective.

aavishkakumar Aug 18, 2017

It was outstanding! I just wish I had seen it in the movies for the epic scenery. Was very well made and the actors were brilliant.

JCLSheidaB Jul 20, 2017

Sorry fans of the book: I liked the movie more! And it's all Tim Burton's fault.

AL_SARAHW Jul 13, 2017

If you enjoyed the book, this film might not be for you. The creative liberties taken with the characters and plot gave the film a different feel than the "world" that was created by Ransom Riggs.

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TEENREVIEWBOARD
Jun 24, 2017

I liked the movie but to be honest the book was better. I decided to watch the movie on the weekend in the middle of the night. The movie was really interesting and cool because of the special effects and acting. The movie is a bit different from the book because in the book Emma is supposed to have fire powers but in the movie she’s flying. I was a bit surprised to see Asa Butterfield from TBITSP because I didn't even know he was going to be in the movie. There's not much to say about the movie but that it's cool and interesting. But I prefer the book, like the bookworm I am :) .4/5 stars.
- @AquafinaAstro of the Teen Review Board at the Hamilton Public Library

Library_Jill Jun 14, 2017

A brilliantly colorful Tim Burton adaptation of Ransom Riggs's book by the same name: fans of the book will enjoy seeing the characters brought to life, while viewers who have not read the book should be able to follow along without much confusion. The first half of the movie was impressively faithful to the book, and where the second half deviated, I appreciated that it did so in a way that would allow this movie to stand on its own, rather than depending on a sequel that may not come.

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Sep 16, 2017

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navy_wolf_412
Sep 16, 2017

Frightening or Intense Scenes: People are killed in terrible ways (ex: death by invisible monster able to be seen by few that rips victim's eyes out)

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navy_wolf_412
Sep 16, 2017

Violence: Lots of violence. Not for kids 12 and under. If you do watch this movie, DO NOT stop in the middle. It has a happy ending and if you see that part it will be easier to sleep in the following night. :P

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Multifandom_Furry
Jun 26, 2017

Frightening or Intense Scenes: For Children who are young, do not watch alone without an adult to be by your side. Monster are killed and some of war scene are shown. Young children please be discourage if you are under the age of 13

Frightening or Intense Scenes: Some of the monster characters are quite hideous and could invoke nightmares - especially in younger folk.

Violence: Some monsters are killed. Some people are killed and/or violently attacked and/or maimed.

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