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Based on the graphic novel of
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Reviewer’s Note: I have worked to make this a spoiler free review, but if you are interested in the version with spoilers, please let me know.
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pe·cu·liar - pəˈkyo͞olyər/
1. strange or odd; unusual.
synonyms: strange, unusual, odd, funny, curious, bizarre, weird, queer, unexpected, unfamiliar, abnormal, atypical, anomalous
Peculiar is a wonderfully descriptive word, and a quite fitting description for this film. It isn't a traditional blockbuster type of movie, but that's something to be expected when Tim Burton