DVD 108 mins IMDB 6.9
PG (Parental Guidance)
Lemony Snicket's A Series Of Unfortunate Events
Paramount Pictures (2004)
In Collection
#256

Seen It:
Yes
Comedy, Adventure, Family
USA  /  English

Liam Aiken Klaus Baudelaire
Emily Browning Violet Baudelaire
Jim Carrey Count Olaf
Billy Connolly Uncle Monty
Jude Law Lemony Snicket
Catherine O'Hara Justice Strauss
Timothy Spall Mr. Poe
Meryl Streep Aunt Josephine
Kara Hoffman Sunny Baudelaire
Shelby Hoffman Sunny Baudelaire
Jennifer Coolidge
Luis Guzman
Cedric the Entertainer

Director Brad Silberling
Producer Barry Sonnenfeld; Walter F. Parkes; Scott Aversano; Minor Childers; Laurie MacDonald
Writer Robert Gordon; Daniel Handler
Cinematography Emmanuel Lubezki
Musician Thomas Newman

Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events is a fantastical movie based on a children's fiction series written under the pen name Lemony Snicket. The movie stars Jim Carrey as Count Olaf the 'closest relative' of a group of children orphaned after the tragic death of their parents. The children stand to inherit an immense fortune and Count Olaf wants to take care of them to ensure his part of the fortune. The children have other plans, however, and they embark on a journey where they use their luck and odd abilities to get away from Olaf. The movie stars several other big names in smaller roles, namely Meryl Streep, Billy Connolly and Jude Law. In the end the children must find a way to fend for themself in a world that is a strange cross between reality and fantasy.

Edition Details
Distributor Paramount
Edition Widescreen Edition
Barcode 097363407645
Region Region 1
Release Date 4/26/2005
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio Anamorphic Widescreen (1.85:1)
Subtitles English; Spanish; English (Closed Captioned); Hungarian
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Dolby Digital 5.1 [French]
Dolby Digital 5.1 [Spanish]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
Nr of Disks/Tapes 2

Features
Disc 1: "The Making of..." Documentary Cast Commentaries Deleted Scenes Director's Commentary Interactive Menus Outtakes