Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events

When a massive fire kills their parents, three children are delivered to the custody of cousin and stage actor Count Olaf, who is secretly plotting to steal their parents' vast fortune.

Grosses

Domestic (57%)
$118,634,549
Summary Details
DistributorParamount Pictures
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Opening$30,061,756
3,620 theaters
Budget$140,000,000
MPAAPG
Running Time1 hr 48 min
GenresAdventure Comedy Family Fantasy
In Release380 days/54 weeks
Widest Release3,623 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Dec 17, 2004Friday1$10,363,959--3,620$2,862$10,363,9591
Dec 18, 2004Saturday1$11,349,235+9.5%-3,620$3,135$21,713,1942
Dec 19, 2004Sunday1$8,348,562-26.4%-3,620$2,306$30,061,7563
Dec 20, 2004Monday1$4,420,036-47.1%-3,620$1,221$34,481,7924
Dec 21, 2004Tuesday1$4,218,332-4.6%-3,620$1,165$38,700,1245
Dec 22, 2004Wednesday2$3,777,924-10.4%-3,622$1,043$42,478,0486
Dec 23, 2004Thursday2$4,321,442+14.4%-3,622$1,193$46,799,4907
Dec 24, 2004Friday2$2,809,209-35%-72.9%3,622$775$49,608,6998
Dec 25, 2004
Christmas Day
Saturday3$4,303,746+53.2%-62.1%3,623$1,187$53,912,4459
Dec 26, 2004Sunday2$5,498,921+27.8%-34.1%3,623$1,517$59,411,36610
Dec 27, 2004Monday2$5,302,469-3.6%+20%3,623$1,463$64,713,83511
Dec 28, 2004Tuesday2$5,281,713-0.4%+25.2%3,623$1,457$69,995,54812
Dec 29, 2004Wednesday2$5,004,849-5.2%+32.5%3,623$1,381$75,000,39713
Dec 30, 2004Thursday2$5,029,129+0.5%+16.4%3,623$1,388$80,029,52614
Dec 31, 2004
New Year's Eve
Friday2$4,727,546-6%+68.3%3,623$1,304$84,757,07215
Jan 1, 2005
New Year's Day
Saturday2$5,722,235+21%+33%3,623$1,579$90,479,30716
Jan 2, 2005Sunday2$4,137,438-27.7%-24.8%3,623$1,141$94,616,74517
Jan 3, 2005Monday2$1,387,571-66.5%-73.8%3,623$382$96,004,31618
Jan 4, 2005Tuesday3$812,568-41.4%-84.6%3,623$224$96,816,88419
Jan 5, 2005Wednesday3$636,218-21.7%-87.3%3,623$175$97,453,10220
Jan 6, 2005Thursday3$677,011+6.4%-86.5%3,623$186$98,130,11321
Jan 7, 2005Friday4$1,686,689+149.1%-64.3%3,343$504$99,816,80222
Jan 8, 2005Saturday3$3,773,361+123.7%-34.1%3,343$1,128$103,590,16323
Jan 9, 2005Sunday3$1,978,817-47.6%-52.2%3,343$591$105,568,98024
Jan 10, 2005Monday5$368,402-81.4%-73.4%3,343$110$105,937,38225
Jan 11, 2005Tuesday5$392,189+6.5%-51.7%3,343$117$106,329,57126
Jan 12, 2005Wednesday5$367,180-6.4%-42.3%3,343$109$106,696,75127
Jan 13, 2005Thursday5$381,451+3.9%-43.7%3,343$114$107,078,20228
Jan 14, 2005Friday9$951,546+149.5%-43.6%2,540$374$108,029,74829
Jan 15, 2005Saturday8$1,744,982+83.4%-53.8%2,540$687$109,774,73030
Jan 16, 2005Sunday8$1,344,181-23%-32.1%2,540$529$111,118,91131
Jan 17, 2005
MLK Day
Monday7$1,302,706-3.1%+253.6%2,540$512$112,421,61732
Jan 18, 2005Tuesday11$192,396-85.2%-50.9%2,540$75$112,614,01333
Jan 19, 2005Wednesday11$163,687-14.9%-55.4%2,540$64$112,777,70034
Jan 20, 2005Thursday11$192,422+17.6%-49.6%2,540$75$112,970,12235
Jan 21, 2005Friday14$450,272+134%-52.7%1,524$295$113,420,39436
Jan 22, 2005Saturday12$703,993+56.3%-59.7%1,524$461$114,124,38737
Jan 23, 2005Sunday12$468,371-33.5%-65.2%1,524$307$114,592,75838
Jan 24, 2005Monday14$130,498-72.1%-90%1,524$85$114,723,25639
Jan 25, 2005Tuesday15$101,881-21.9%-47%1,524$66$114,825,13740
Jan 26, 2005Wednesday15$106,736+4.8%-34.8%1,524$70$114,931,87341
Jan 27, 2005Thursday15$117,367+10%-39%1,524$77$115,049,24042
Jan 28, 2005Friday18$212,919+81.4%-52.7%793$268$115,262,15943
Jan 29, 2005Saturday17$440,453+106.9%-37.4%793$555$115,702,61244
Jan 30, 2005Sunday17$319,464-27.5%-31.8%793$402$116,022,07645
Jan 31, 2005Monday17$55,573-82.6%-57.4%793$70$116,077,64946
Feb 1, 2005Tuesday20$44,564-19.8%-56.3%793$56$116,122,21347
Feb 2, 2005Wednesday20$44,959+0.9%-57.9%793$56$116,167,17248
Feb 3, 2005Thursday20$44,194-1.7%-62.3%793$55$116,211,36649
Feb 4, 2005Friday22$95,211+115.4%-55.3%630$151$116,306,57750
Feb 5, 2005Saturday19$224,351+135.6%-49.1%630$356$116,530,92851
Feb 6, 2005Sunday18$121,792-45.7%-61.9%630$193$116,652,72052
Feb 7, 2005Monday20$30,632-74.8%-44.9%630$48$116,683,35253
Feb 8, 2005Tuesday21$27,845-9.1%-37.5%630$44$116,711,19754
Feb 9, 2005Wednesday19$29,757+6.9%-33.8%630$47$116,740,95455
Feb 10, 2005Thursday20$29,542-0.7%-33.2%630$46$116,770,49656
Feb 11, 2005Friday28$36,562+23.8%-61.6%280$130$116,807,05857
Feb 12, 2005Saturday25$87,796+140.1%-60.9%280$313$116,894,85458
Feb 13, 2005Sunday22$61,743-29.7%-49.3%280$220$116,956,59759
Feb 14, 2005Monday25$16,782-72.8%-45.2%280$59$116,973,37960
Feb 15, 2005Tuesday27$9,687-42.3%-65.2%280$34$116,983,06661
Feb 16, 2005Wednesday23$10,901+12.5%-63.4%280$38$116,993,96762
Feb 17, 2005Thursday23$11,703+7.4%-60.4%280$41$117,005,67063
Feb 18, 2005Friday23$76,830+556.5%+110.1%346$222$117,082,50064
Feb 19, 2005Saturday23$140,841+83.3%+60.4%346$407$117,223,34165
Feb 20, 2005Sunday23$102,241-27.4%+65.6%346$295$117,325,58266
Feb 21, 2005
Presidents' Day
Monday22$85,643-16.2%+410.3%346$247$117,411,22567
Feb 22, 2005Tuesday21$26,273-69.3%+171.2%346$75$117,437,49868
Feb 23, 2005Wednesday21$24,377-7.2%+123.6%346$70$117,461,87569
Feb 24, 2005Thursday20$25,441+4.4%+117.4%346$73$117,487,31670
Feb 25, 2005Friday25$60,419+137.5%-21.4%316$191$117,547,73571
Feb 26, 2005Saturday25$106,005+75.4%-24.7%316$335$117,653,74072
Feb 27, 2005Sunday24$65,296-38.4%-36.1%316$206$117,719,03673
Feb 28, 2005Monday22$19,143-70.7%-77.6%316$60$117,738,17974
Mar 1, 2005Tuesday22$21,820+14%-16.9%316$69$117,759,99975
Mar 2, 2005Wednesday23$19,968-8.5%-18.1%316$63$117,779,96776
Mar 3, 2005Thursday24$20,606+3.2%-19%316$65$117,800,57377
Mar 4, 2005Friday26$49,740+141.4%-17.7%253$196$117,850,31378
Mar 5, 2005Saturday25$97,690+96.4%-7.8%253$386$117,948,00379
Mar 6, 2005Sunday25$58,563-40.1%-10.3%253$231$118,006,56680
Mar 7, 2005Monday23$16,771-71.4%-12.4%253$66$118,023,33781
Mar 8, 2005Tuesday24$16,668-0.6%-23.6%253$65$118,040,00582
Mar 9, 2005Wednesday23$15,812-5.1%-20.8%253$62$118,055,81783
Mar 10, 2005Thursday23$17,812+12.6%-13.6%253$70$118,073,62984
Mar 11, 2005Friday26$30,732+72.5%-38.2%233$131$118,104,36185
Mar 12, 2005Saturday24$54,899+78.6%-43.8%233$235$118,159,26086
Mar 13, 2005Sunday24$39,535-28%-32.5%233$169$118,198,79587
Mar 14, 2005Monday20$15,493-60.8%-7.6%233$66$118,214,28888
Mar 15, 2005Tuesday20$16,416+6%-1.5%233$70$118,230,70489
Mar 16, 2005Wednesday19$17,809+8.5%+12.6%233$76$118,248,51390
Mar 17, 2005Thursday19$18,462+3.7%+3.6%233$79$118,266,97591
Mar 18, 2005Friday32$22,449+21.6%-27%149$150$118,289,42492
Mar 19, 2005Saturday29$37,889+68.8%-31%149$254$118,327,31393
Mar 20, 2005Sunday29$25,532-32.6%-35.4%149$171$118,352,84594
Mar 21, 2005Monday26$10,542-58.7%-32%149$70$118,363,38795
Mar 22, 2005Tuesday25$11,875+12.6%-27.7%149$79$118,375,26296
Mar 23, 2005Wednesday26$11,751-1%-34%149$78$118,387,01397
Mar 24, 2005Thursday27$14,689+25%-20.4%149$98$118,401,70298
Mar 25, 2005Friday32$23,615+60.8%+5.2%109$216$118,425,31799
Mar 26, 2005Saturday34$22,651-4.1%-40.2%109$207$118,447,968100
Mar 27, 2005
Easter Sunday
Sunday34$13,330-41.2%-47.8%109$122$118,461,298101
Mar 28, 2005Monday24$12,739-4.4%+20.8%109$116$118,474,037102
Mar 29, 2005Tuesday27$9,260-27.3%-22%109$84$118,483,297103
Mar 30, 2005Wednesday28$8,222-11.2%-30%109$75$118,491,519104
Mar 31, 2005Thursday25$11,914+44.9%-18.9%109$109$118,503,433105
Apr 1, 2005Friday30$10,337-13.2%-56.2%68$152$118,513,770106
Apr 2, 2005Saturday31$15,569+50.6%-31.3%68$228$118,529,339107
Apr 3, 2005Sunday31$8,549-45.1%-35.9%68$125$118,537,888108
Apr 4, 2005Monday26$4,128-51.7%-67.6%68$60$118,542,016109
Apr 5, 2005Tuesday27$4,104-0.6%-55.7%68$60$118,546,120110
Apr 6, 2005Wednesday27$4,046-1.4%-50.8%68$59$118,550,166111
Apr 7, 2005Thursday28$3,992-1.3%-66.5%68$58$118,554,158112
Apr 8, 2005Friday33$6,353+59.1%-38.5%48$132$118,560,511113
Apr 9, 2005Saturday33$8,829+39%-43.3%48$183$118,569,340114
Apr 10, 2005Sunday34$6,066-31.3%-29%48$126$118,575,406115
Apr 11, 2005Monday30$2,651-56.3%-35.8%48$55$118,578,057116
Apr 12, 2005Tuesday31$2,387-10%-41.8%48$49$118,580,444117
Apr 13, 2005Wednesday30$2,469+3.4%-39%48$51$118,582,913118
Apr 14, 2005Thursday31$2,294-7.1%-42.5%48$47$118,585,207119
Apr 15, 2005Friday37$3,641+58.7%-42.7%26$140$118,588,848120
Apr 16, 2005Saturday37$8,483+133%-3.9%26$326$118,597,331121
Apr 17, 2005Sunday37$7,391-12.9%+21.8%26$284$118,604,722122
Apr 18, 2005Monday33$2,005-72.9%-24.4%26$77$118,606,727123
Apr 19, 2005Tuesday32$2,017+0.6%-15.5%26$77$118,608,744124
Apr 20, 2005Wednesday33$1,873-7.1%-24.1%26$72$118,610,617125
Apr 21, 2005Thursday32$1,823-2.7%-20.5%26$70$118,612,440126
Apr 22, 2005Friday36$3,514+92.8%-3.5%21$167$118,615,954127
Apr 23, 2005Saturday36$6,316+79.7%-25.5%21$300$118,622,270128
Apr 24, 2005Sunday35$4,847-23.3%-34.4%21$230$118,627,117129
Apr 25, 2005Monday34$1,780-63.3%-11.2%21$84$118,628,897130
Apr 26, 2005Tuesday34$1,946+9.3%-3.5%21$92$118,630,843131
Apr 27, 2005Wednesday34$1,903-2.2%+1.6%21$90$118,632,746132
Apr 28, 2005Thursday34$1,803-5.3%-1.1%21$85$118,634,549133