20th Century Fox has released a brand-new video featurette for director Tim Burton’s next magical opus, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. Not only are we introduced to the quirky world of Burton's new movie, but the video also includes some freshly squeezed new footage. Let's have a look, shall we?
Based on the 2011 best-selling novel of the same name by Ransom Riggs, the movie stars Penny Dreadful’s Eva Green as the titular Miss Peregrine, as well as Asa Butterfield (Ender's Game) as the story's young hero, Jake. Rounding out the cast are Ella Purnell, Chris O'Dowd, Allison Janney, Terence Stamp, Rupert Everett, Judi Dench and Samuel L. Jackson as the villainous Barron.
As for the peculiar children, they are played by Lauren McCrostie (Olive), Pixie Davies (Bronwyn), Cameron King (Millard), Ella Purnell (Emma), and Thomas and Joseph Odwell (theTwins). Take a look at the official movie synopsis before digging into the featurette below:
From visionary director Tim Burton, and based upon the best-selling novel, comes an unforgettable motion picture experience. When Jake discovers clues to a mystery that spans alternate realities and times, he uncovers a secret refuge known as Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. As he learns about the residents and their unusual abilities, Jake realizes that safety is an illusion, and danger lurks in the form of powerful, hidden enemies. Jake must figure out who is real, who can be trusted, and who he really is
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children opens its doors on Sept. 30.