Miss Peregrine's home for peculiar children movie

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Re: Miss Peregrine's home for peculiar children movie

Post by Genaaa » 02 Oct 2016, 19:41

I watched it yesterday and it definitely wasn't bad. Obviously, it can't even come close to the book because there's only so much you can fit into the short time the movie has. However, it was pretty good considering the circumstances even though they changed a few things.

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Post by Sakilunamermaid » 22 Mar 2018, 02:32

Seeing this movie made me want to read the book. I love the idea of gifted/ peculiar children hiding in time from an unseen evil. Its a very original theme and I honestly didn't know of the book until the movie had come out.

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Post by Mely918 » 01 Jun 2018, 23:08

I really did not like the movie adaptation of this at all. It did not justice to how captivating reading the book was, in my opinion. I think part of the experience was also the black-and-white photography used in the book. It gave it an antique quality to it that the movie did not provide from being too modern.

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Post by Aubrey Cana Laine » 20 Jun 2018, 11:21

I've already watched the movie "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children" and I found it quite boring I guess... I haven't read the book yet... maybe the book is amazing but the movie itself is quite dreary for my taste.

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Post by Riszell » 30 Jun 2018, 04:28

Elle Reve wrote:
14 Jul 2016, 12:00
hello everyone!!

So I have been reading the Miss Peregrine's and so far there are quite captivating. I have also heard about its' movie. Being the type of girl who will always choose a book over a movie, please do let me know what you guys think about the characters and how well they have been played and displayed. I do hope the movie is 70 percent of the book because I do enjoy a good movie!!

xxx
I haven't read the book yet but I've seen the movie and thought it was good.

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Post by Philosophicalbread1 » 10 Jul 2018, 22:17

The movie was ok. But they did switch some of the powers of the characters. I’m not gonna say who as I’ve already spilled a bit of a spoiler.

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Post by Hallsword » 11 Jul 2018, 08:30

I have read all the Miss Peregrine series and found them wonderful. I do not normally read books such as these but my son and I used them as something to do and discuss together. I did enjoy the movie but went in to it knowing that, for me, a movie never does a book justice.

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