Adaptation: A Podcast Dedicated to Film Adaptations

The podcast for in-depth discussion on films and the original material they're based on.

Adaptation #176: A Villainous Trap for Peculiar Children

header176The hosts discuss the film Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (2016), whether there’s room for a sequel and if they think Miss Peregrine is actually a villain as well as the couple controversial choices the filmmakers made.

Check out our episode on the novel here!

Question(s) of the Week: What gods or mythological creatures could the children’s peculiarities be descended from? If the Hollowghast had never been created, would Jacob and his grandfather’s peculiarity have been useless or would they have a different one?

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For similar discussions, check out our episodes on Nerve, Ghostbusters, and Through the Looking Glass.

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Main Discussion

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (2016)

-Written by Jane Goldman

-Directed by Tim Burton

-Starring Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Samuel L Jackson, Judi Dench, Rupert Everett, Allison Janney, Chris O’Dowd, Terence Stamp and Ella Purnell

-Based on the novel by Ransom Riggs, covered on episode 175

Question(s) of the Week: What gods or mythological creatures could the children’s peculiarities be descended from? If the Hollowghast had never been created, would Jacob and his grandfather’s peculiarity have been useless or would they have a different one?

Next episode: The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins and The Girl on the Train (2016)
Previous episode: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
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One comment on “Adaptation #176: A Villainous Trap for Peculiar Children

  1. Dorin R.
    October 19, 2016

    Reblogged this on dogaru20.

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