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.
Each Baudelaire orphan has one major difference between their movie costume and flaw in their wardrobe as described in the books. Klaus in the books is nearly blind without his glasses while, in the movie they are only needed for reading. Sunny in ... ...
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 Violet and Klaus are setting the table, Violet puts her first plate on the table. When it cuts she puts it on the table again.
Most of the end credits are composed of cardboard cut outs and Olaf chasing the children.
$1,575,442 (Australia) (17 December 2004)
$118,627,117 (USA) (24 April 2005)
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