Tag Archives: Allison Janney

Vernacular Spectacular: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, reviewed.

MISS PEREGRINE'S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN

The evergreen Eva Green is the best thing about Tim Burton’s adaptation of Ransom Riggs’ bestselling, “vernacular”-photography-inspired YA novel. But the stop-motion sequences are great, too. I reviewed the film for NPR.

Show Me No Money: Trust Me, reviewed.

Saxon Sharbino and Clark Gregg in "Trust Me," which Gregg wrote and directed.
Trust Me, the second feature film written and directed by Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.LD. star Clark Gregg, confounds pretty much any expectation you’re likely to bring to it. I reviewed it for The Dissolve.