vendredi 7 octobre 2016

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children — A good fantasy flick for all — 8*/10

  • Overall: A solid Tim Burton movie with a very interesting fantasy world.
  • Who is it for? Anyone looking for something fantastic and kids.
  • Synopsis & information
  • Known actors: Eva Green, Asa Butterfield and Samuel L. Jackson.
  • Cameos: Judi Dench, Chris O'Dowd and Terence Stamp.
  • Setting: An alternative fantasy world where people develop peculiar talents.
  • Style: Fantasy children story of good versus bad with some darkness.
  • Story: Lots of nice details, action, suspense, intrigue, magic, a burgeoning romance, some tragedy and multiple dark deeds, all very well handled. Excellent mix of light and dark.
  • Ending: Action intensive and clever.
  • Epilogue: A bit much, but still nicely done.
  • Characters: The bad guys are very simple, but so peculiar they are as interesting as the good guys who are a bit more developed, but still somewhat simple.
  • Acting: Very good.
  • Visuals: Astoundingly beautiful.
  • Special Effects: Almost perfect. Nothing to detract from the story.
  • Afterthoughts: Got out of the cinema very satisfied and well entertained.