Tim Burton-directed “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children“, a fantasy adventure drama based on the critically-acclaimed eponymous novel, will hit the Indian screens on October 7.

The film follows the journey of a young boy who, following a horrific family tragedy, discovers clues that take him to an abandoned orphanage on an island.

Starring Eva Greens, Kim Dickens, Samuel L Jackson, Asa Butterfield and Judi Dench in the lead, the film will be released in India by Fox Star Studios.