Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, directed by Brad Silberling, is being released on DVD today. The movie stars Jim Carrey, Emily Browning, Liam Aiken, Timothy Spall, Billy Connolly, Meryl Streep, Catherine O'Hara, Cedric the Entertainer and Jude Law. The movie is based on the series of children's books by the same name where 3 orphans are left in charge of their uncle the nefarious and world's worst actor Count Olaf. They constantly try to thwart the Count's plans to get a hold of their inheritance. ILM was the VFX provider under the supervision of Stefen Fangmeier with animation supervised by Colin Brady.
There are two editions for this film. The 1 disc release includes commentary by director Brad Silberling, 11 deleted scenes, 5 outtakes and 3 featurettes about the making of the film. The 2-Disc Special Collector's Edition also includes 4 featurettes covering the effects work which deal with the digital Sunny, one on the burned house and one of ILM's overall work, plus one dealing with makeup. It also has 3 featurettes on the sound design plus 5 more on he making of the film and 3 photo galleries.