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The Resource Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events, Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures ; a Parkes/MacDonald production ; a Nickelodeon Movies production ; a Brad Silberling film ; produced by Laurie MacDonald, Walter F. Parkes, Jim Van Wyck ; screenplay by Robert Gordon ; directed by Brad Silberling, (videorecording)

Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events, Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures ; a Parkes/MacDonald production ; a Nickelodeon Movies production ; a Brad Silberling film ; produced by Laurie MacDonald, Walter F. Parkes, Jim Van Wyck ; screenplay by Robert Gordon ; directed by Brad Silberling, (videorecording)

Label
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 ; a Parkes/MacDonald production ; a Nickelodeon Movies production ; a Brad Silberling film ; produced by Laurie MacDonald, Walter F. Parkes, Jim Van Wyck ; screenplay by Robert Gordon ; directed by Brad Silberling
Title variation
Series of unfortunate events
Contributor
Subject
Genre
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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki ; editor, Michael Kahn ; music, Thomas Newman ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; production designer, Rick Heinrichs
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: rated PG; for thematic elements, scary situations and brief language
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.L46 2005
PerformerNote
  • Jim Carrey, Liam Aiken, Emily Browning, Timothy Spall, Catherine O'Hara, Billy Connolly, Cedric the Entertainer, Luis Guzman, Jennifer Coolidge
  • Voice, Jude Law
Runtime
107
Target audience
pre adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events, Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures ; a Parkes/MacDonald production ; a Nickelodeon Movies production ; a Brad Silberling film ; produced by Laurie MacDonald, Walter F. Parkes, Jim Van Wyck ; screenplay by Robert Gordon ; directed by Brad Silberling, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
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: commentary by Brad Silberling; Brad Silberling and the real Lemony Snicket commentary; bad beginnings; orphaned scenes; dismal deletions; obnoxious outtakes; "A terrible tragedy": alarming evidence from the making of the film; volume, frequency, decibels; sinister special effects
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm57546450
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special collector's ed., widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 min.)
Isbn
9781415712429
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360300543
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
30054
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
a1182857
System details
DVD ; Region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events, Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures ; a Parkes/MacDonald production ; a Nickelodeon Movies production ; a Brad Silberling film ; produced by Laurie MacDonald, Walter F. Parkes, Jim Van Wyck ; screenplay by Robert Gordon ; directed by Brad Silberling, (videorecording)
Publication
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: commentary by Brad Silberling; Brad Silberling and the real Lemony Snicket commentary; bad beginnings; orphaned scenes; dismal deletions; obnoxious outtakes; "A terrible tragedy": alarming evidence from the making of the film; volume, frequency, decibels; sinister special effects
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm57546450
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special collector's ed., widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 min.)
Isbn
9781415712429
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360300543
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
30054
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
a1182857
System details
DVD ; Region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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