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.
The floor in the Reptile Room at Uncle Monty's house is made up of interlocking lizard-shaped tiles, fashioned after M.C.Escher's "Lizard" tesselated print.
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 Incredibly Deadly Viper' gives the children a fright, we see a shot from the inside of the cage looking out. In this shot you can see the door to the cage has no handle on the inside. In the next scene we see the door to the cage being opened from the inside. How can this be if there is no handle on the inside?
Jim Carrey sings a sea shanty as Captain Sham towards the end of the end credits.
$1,575,442 (Australia) (17 December 2004)
$118,627,117 (USA) (24 April 2005)