Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)

6.8

Netflix rating: 6.8
Metacritics rating: 62.0
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 72.0%

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After their parents are tragically killed, three orphans are taken in by the dastardly Count Olaf, who hopes to snatch their inheritance from them. Dear Viewer, If you enjoy movies filled with singing rabbits, exploding spaceships, or cheerleaders, you are looking at the wrong film entirely. This movie is extremely alarming, an expression which here means "a thrilling misadventure involving three ingenious orphans and a villainous actor named Count Olaf (Jim Carrey) who wants their enormous fortune." It includes a suspicious fire, delicious pasta, Jim Carrey, poorly behaved leeches, an incredibly deadly viper, Meryl Streep, and the voice of an impostor named Jude Law. The only things that could make such a spectacle more upsetting are special features, such as commentary by me or outtakes involving nervous laughter. I am bound to continue my research into the lives of the Baudelaire orphans, but you are free to seek lighter fare, like blue cheese fondue. With all due respect, Lemony Snicket 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.

Title
Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events
Year
2004
Genre
Comedy Fantasy Family Adventure
Type
Movies
IDMB rating
6.8 (191792 votes)
Netflix rating
6.8
Metacritics rating
62.0
Rotten Tomatoes rating
72.0%
Directors
Brad Silberling
Actors
Catherine O'Hara, Jamie Harris, Kara Hoffman, Emily Browning, Luis Guzmán, Liam Aiken, Billy Connolly, Jim Carrey, Craig Ferguson, Jude Law, Meryl Streep, Jennifer Coolidge, Cedric the Entertainer, Timothy Spall

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