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The Resource Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events, Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures present ; directed by Brad Silberling ; screenplay by Robert Gordon ; produced by Laurie MacDonald, Walter F. Parkes ; produced by Jim Van Wyck ; executive producer, Scott Rudin ; executive producer, Barry Sonnenfeld ; executive producers, Julia Pistor, Albie Hecht ; a Parkes/MacDonald production ; a Nickelodeon Movies production ; a Brad Silberling film

Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events, Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures present ; directed by Brad Silberling ; screenplay by Robert Gordon ; produced by Laurie MacDonald, Walter F. Parkes ; produced by Jim Van Wyck ; executive producer, Scott Rudin ; executive producer, Barry Sonnenfeld ; executive producers, Julia Pistor, Albie Hecht ; a Parkes/MacDonald production ; a Nickelodeon Movies production ; a Brad Silberling film

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Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events
Title
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures present ; directed by Brad Silberling ; screenplay by Robert Gordon ; produced by Laurie MacDonald, Walter F. Parkes ; produced by Jim Van Wyck ; executive producer, Scott Rudin ; executive producer, Barry Sonnenfeld ; executive producers, Julia Pistor, Albie Hecht ; a Parkes/MacDonald production ; a Nickelodeon Movies production ; a Brad Silberling film
Title variation
Series of unfortunate events
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Actor
Composer
Costume designer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
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Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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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EOS
Characteristic
videorecording
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Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki ; production designer, Rick Heinrichs ; edited by Michael Kahn ; costumes designed by Colleen Atwood ; music by Thomas Newman
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG; for thematic elements, scary situations and brief language
  • Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English, French or Spanish dialogue
LC call number
PN1997.2.L46
LC item number
L46 2010
PerformerNote
Jim Carrey, Liam Aiken, Emily Browning, Timothy Spall, Catherine O'Hara, Billy Connolly, Cedric the Entertainer, Luis Guzman, Jennifer Coolidge, Craig Ferguson, Jane Adams, Jamie Harris, Meryl Streep, Kara Hoffman and Shelby Hoffman, Jude Law
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  • Carrey, Jim
  • Aiken, Liam
  • Browning, Emily
  • Spall, Timothy
  • O'Hara, Catherine
  • Connolly, Billy
  • Cedric
  • Guzmán, Luis
  • Coolidge, Jennifer
  • Ferguson, Craig
  • Adams, Jane
  • Harris, Jamie
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Hoffman, Kara
  • Hoffman, Shelby
  • Law, Jude
  • Silberling, Bradley
  • Gordon, Robert
  • MacDonald, Laurie
  • Parkes, Walter F.
  • Van Wyck, Jim
  • Rudin, Scott
  • Sonnenfeld, Barry
  • Pistor, Julia
  • Hecht, Albie
  • Lubezki, Emmanuel
  • Heinrichs, Rick
  • Kahn, Michael
  • Atwood, Colleen
  • Newman, Thomas
  • Snicket, Lemony
  • Snicket, Lemony
  • Snicket, Lemony
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Dreamworks Pictures
  • Nickelodeon Movies
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
107
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
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  • Snicket, Lemony
  • Baudelaire, Klaus
  • Baudelaire, Sunny
  • Baudelaire, Violet
  • Orphans
  • Inheritance and succession
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
live action
Label
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events, Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures present ; directed by Brad Silberling ; screenplay by Robert Gordon ; produced by Laurie MacDonald, Walter F. Parkes ; produced by Jim Van Wyck ; executive producer, Scott Rudin ; executive producer, Barry Sonnenfeld ; executive producers, Julia Pistor, Albie Hecht ; a Parkes/MacDonald production ; a Nickelodeon Movies production ; a Brad Silberling film
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Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Based on the books "The bad beginning," "The reptile room," and "The wide window" by Lemony Snicket
  • Special features: Bad beginnings [featurettes] (25 min.): Building a bad actor, Making the Baudelaire children miserable, Interactive Olaf; Alarming audio commentaries: Director Brad Silberling, Brad Silberling and the real Lemony Snicket commentary; Orphaned scenes (29 min.): Dismal deletions, Obnoxious outtakes; Previews (5 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn894131021
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929319060
  • 883929302383
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 34076
  • 3000050807
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o894131021
  • (OCoLC)894131021
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events, Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures present ; directed by Brad Silberling ; screenplay by Robert Gordon ; produced by Laurie MacDonald, Walter F. Parkes ; produced by Jim Van Wyck ; executive producer, Scott Rudin ; executive producer, Barry Sonnenfeld ; executive producers, Julia Pistor, Albie Hecht ; a Parkes/MacDonald production ; a Nickelodeon Movies production ; a Brad Silberling film
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Based on the books "The bad beginning," "The reptile room," and "The wide window" by Lemony Snicket
  • Special features: Bad beginnings [featurettes] (25 min.): Building a bad actor, Making the Baudelaire children miserable, Interactive Olaf; Alarming audio commentaries: Director Brad Silberling, Brad Silberling and the real Lemony Snicket commentary; Orphaned scenes (29 min.): Dismal deletions, Obnoxious outtakes; Previews (5 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn894131021
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929319060
  • 883929302383
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 34076
  • 3000050807
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o894131021
  • (OCoLC)894131021
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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