Based on Daniel Handler's first three Lemony Snicket novels, this stylized gothic fairy tale unfolds in a Dickensian once-upon-a-time world, a Victorian England of the mind retrofitted with gee-whiz modern conveniences flawlessly realized by production designer Rick Heinrichs. The astringent Snicket, an investigator chronicling the misfortunes that befell...read more
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Three plucky orphans are sent to live with a distant relative---the greedy Count Olaf, who plots to steal the children's considerable inheritance. Adapted from Daniel Handler's books, the film won an Oscar for Best Makeup.