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Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events

Carey appears to relish his role as Count Olaf, an actor who cavorts about with a motley band of grimy performers that play on second-rate stages. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: C+
Sexual Content: A-
Language: B+
Drugs/Alcohol: A-
Run Time: 108
Theater Release: 17 Dec 2004
Video Release: 25 Apr 2005
MPAA Rating: PG
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Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events is rated PG: for thematic elements, scary situations and brief language

Cast: Jim Carrey, Liam Aiken, Emily Browning, Meryl Streep
Studio: 2004 Paramount

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