Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

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Screenwriter Jane Goldman adapted Ransom Riggs’ novel of the same title for director Tim Burton’s visually opulent and delightfully whimsical 2016 fantasy set largely at a secret island refuge for children who are shunned by society at large for their paranormal powers. Eva Green stars as their headmistress, Miss Alma Peregrine; the A-list ensemble also includes Asa Butterfield, Allison Janney, Judi Dench, Chris O’Dowd and Rupert Everett.