Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events

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Publisher:
Paramount Home Entertainment,
Pub. Date:
[2005], c2004.
Language:
English
Description
The best-selling series of subversive children's books from author Lemony Snicket (aka Daniel Handler) come to the screen in this black comedy for the whole family (and how often do you get to see one of those?). The Baudelaire siblings -- gadget freak Violet (Emily Browning), bookworm Klaus (Liam Aiken), and baby Sunny (Kara Hoffman and Shelby Hoffman) -- were living a fairy-tale existence with their parents until they died in a fire that destroyed the family home. With few close relatives and a large fortune the children won't inherit until they reach adulthood, the Baudelaire children are left in the care of the peculiar Count Olaf (Jim Carrey), an out-of-work actor who would love nothing more than to get his hands on the kids' money. It doesn't take long for the children to figure out that Count Olaf is up to no good, and they try to steer clear of his various murderous schemes with the help of wildly paranoid Aunt Josephine (Meryl Streep) and snake-fancying Uncle Monty (Billy Connolly). Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events also features Catherine O'Hara, Timothy Spall, Cedric the Entertainer, and Luis Guzman; Jude Law narrates in the guise of author Snicket. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi
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auth_author2 Aiken, Liam., Browning, Emily, 1988-, Carrey, Jim, 1962-, Law, Jude, 1972-, Lubezki, Emmanuel., Newman, Thomas, 1955-, O'Hara, Catherine., Silberling, Bradley., Snicket, Lemony., Spall, Timothy, 1957-
author2-role Aiken, Liam., Browning, Emily,1988-, Carrey, Jim,1962-, Law, Jude,1972-, Lubezki, Emmanuel., Newman, Thomas,1955-, O'Hara, Catherine., Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)., Silberling, Bradley., Snicket, Lemony., Snicket, Lemony.Bad beginning., Snicket, Lemony.Reptile room., Snicket, Lemony.Wide window., Spall, Timothy,1957-
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display_description Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire are taken in by a series of oddball relatives and others after their wealthy parents are killed in a fire. The first to take them in is the dastardly and cunning Count Olaf, who is only interested in their inheritance.
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subject_facet Baudelaire, Klaus (Fictitious character) -- Drama, Baudelaire, Sunny (Fictitious character) -- Drama, Baudelaire, Violet (Fictitious character) -- Drama, Feature films, Inheritance and succession -- Drama, Orphans -- Drama, Video recordings for the hearing impaired
title_display Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events
title_full Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events [videorecording] / Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures ; a Parkes/MacDonald production ; a Nickelodeon Movies production ; a Brad Silberling film ; produced by Laurie MacDonald, Walter F. Parkes, Jim Van Wyck ; screenplay by Robert Gordon ; directed by Brad Silberling
title_short Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events
topic_facet Baudelaire, Klaus (Fictitious character), Baudelaire, Sunny (Fictitious character), Baudelaire, Violet (Fictitious character), Feature films, Inheritance and succession, Orphans, Video recordings for the hearing impaired
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