PG | | Adventure, Comedy, Family
When a massive fire kills their parents, three children are delivered to the custody of cousin and stage actor Count Olaf, who is secretly plotting to steal their parents' vast fortune.
It is the first Nickelodeon movie to win an Academy Award, which was for Best Make-up and Hairstyling.
I'm sorry to say that this is not the movie you will be watching. The movie you are about to see is extremely unpleasant. If you wish to see a film about a happy little elf, I'm sure there is still plenty of seating in theatre number two. However, ...
When the Baudelaires realize they are stuck in the car Violet jumps over the seat in to the front seat. Two shots later, outside in front of the car, we can see her coming over the seat again.
There is a credit for 'baby wrangler'.
$1,575,442 (Australia) (17 December 2004)
$118,627,117 (USA) (24 April 2005)