Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events
Rank Title Points Votes Your Vote
1
The sex jokes here are so over-the-top, Dr. Seuss' widow vowed there would never again be a live-action Seuss movie.
Current Score:
147
Total Votes:
247
2
The Will Ferrell cartoon is a series of wacky and colorful monkey antics without any sort of cohesive plot to hold them in check.
Current Score:
49
Total Votes:
173
3
The book is a children's classic, but the adaptation gets bogged down by special effects that try to mask its thin plot.
Current Score:
31
Total Votes:
141
4
In trying to remain too faithful to the book, the movie ended up a confused jumble of scenes without a proper ending.
Current Score:
26
Total Votes:
210
5
This Johnny Depp vehicle is so creepy it scares away both kids and the adults who brought them.
Current Score:
18
Total Votes:
258
6
What begins as a charming parable devolves into a flurry of zany action pieces designed to keep kids entertained.
Current Score:
6
Total Votes:
188
7
Despite focusing on a manageable number of characters, this movie still crammed too many events into a single chapter.
Current Score:
4
Total Votes:
166
8
The Jim Carrey movie sacrificed character development in order to cram the events of several books into one movie.
Current Score:
3
Total Votes:
203
9
Zemeckis' movie sacrifices a heart-warming Christmas classic in favor of shiny special effects and needless action sequences.
Current Score:
-6
Total Votes:
220
10
This first chapter was so excruciatingly faithful to its source, there was no room for cinematic artistry.
Current Score:
-86
Total Votes:
264