- Release Date: December 17, 2004
- Run Time: 1 hr 47 min
- Rating: PG - thematic elements, scary situations and brief language
- Cast: Jim Carrey, Liam Aiken, Emily Browning
- Director: Brad Silberling
- Genre: Comedy, Family
Synopsis: Lemony Snicket (Jude Law) narrates this tale about the adventures of the Baudelaire orphans, Violet, Klaus and Sunny. Violet, at 14, is brave and resourceful. Middle child Klaus, 12, possesses a keen wit and an obsession for words. Sunny, the baby of the group, has her own way of communication and likes to bite things. The three children experience several colorful escapades as they're shuttled amongst a series of relatives and eccentric personalities. The most dastardly of their potential guardians is Count Olaf (Jim Carrey), who devises various calamities to gain control of their inheritance.