Tag: Tim Burton

Film

My Go-To Halloween Film

Halloween seems to be the only thing I like about autumn – part of the appeal behind this time of year, for my age group in particular, is watching Halloween films. Whether you’d prefer a horror like The Conjuring or something more nonchalant, it adds to the feel of Halloween. I am a huge horror…

Film, Venue

The wild, the fantastical! Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children magical film, directed by Tim Burton, featuring Jake (Asa Butterfield), a young boy who discovers the fantastical world of ‘peculiarities’ through his grandfather’s old letters and stories. Set in a time loop on 3rd September 1940, the audience is thrown into wartime Britain in Cairnholm Island. The circularity of being…

Film, OldVenue

Review: Big Eyes

Big Eyes, directed by Tim Burton, is the stunning biopic of Margaret Keane whose husband, Walter, passed off her haunting paintings of big eyed children as his own for ten years. Although the initially brightly lit scenes and lurid colours are uncharacteristic of Burton, the film quickly slides into a darker filter and adopts the…

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