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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

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

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
  • Désastreuses aventures des orphelins Baudelaire d'après Lemony Snicket
Contributor
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • 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
Member of
Cataloging source
RCS
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
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue with optional Englsih subtitles; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997.L45
LC item number
S553
PerformerNote
  • Jim Carrey, Liam Aiken, Emily Browning, Timothy Spall, Catherine O'Hara, Billy Connolly, Cedric the Entertainer, Luis Guzman, Jennifer Coolidge
  • Voice, Jude Law
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1962-
  • 1988-
  • 1957-
  • 1972-
  • 1965-
  • 1956-
  • 1935-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Silberling, Bradley
  • MacDonald, Laurie
  • Parkes, Walter F.
  • Van Wyck, Jim
  • Gordon, Robert
  • Carrey, Jim
  • Aiken, Liam
  • Browning, Emily
  • Spall, Timothy
  • O'Hara, Catherine
  • Law, Jude
  • Connolly, Billy
  • Cedric
  • Guzmán, Luis
  • Coolidge, Jennifer
  • Lubezki, Emmanuel
  • Kahn, Michael
  • Newman, Thomas
  • Snicket, Lemony
  • Snicket, Lemony
  • Snicket, Lemony
  • Paramount Pictures, Inc
  • Dreamworks Pictures
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
107
Series statement
Full screen DVD collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orphans
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Hu?rfanos
  • Derecho sucesorio
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
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; dismal deletions; obnoxious outtakes
  • DVD packaging may vary, may be English only, or bilingual (English and French)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm58837652
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Isbn
9781415708682
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
  • 097360533842
  • 097360533866
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 53384
  • 05338
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)58837652
System details
DVD, region 1; 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
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; dismal deletions; obnoxious outtakes
  • DVD packaging may vary, may be English only, or bilingual (English and French)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm58837652
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Isbn
9781415708682
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
  • 097360533842
  • 097360533866
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 53384
  • 05338
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)58837652
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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