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Sweeney Todd. : The Demon Barber Of Fleet Street (2008)
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Call Number DVD/MUSICAL/SWEENEY


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Published: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2008]
Edition:  [Special collector's ed.]
Description:  2 videodiscs (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9786311874820,
Language:  English


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Based on the musical by Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler and the musical adaptation by Christopher Bond

Originally released as a motion picture in 2007

Special features: "Burton + Depp + Carter = Todd" featurette; Sweeney Todd is alive: the real history of The Demon Barber; musical mayhem: Sondheim's Sweeney Todd; Sweeney's London; Grand Guignot: a theatrical tradition; designs for a Demon Barber; a bloody business; unscripted with Tim Burton and Johnny Depp; a conversation with Tim Burton; Razor's refrain

Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Alan Rickman, Timothy Spall, Sacha Baron Cohen, Jayne Wisener, Jamie Campbell Bower, Laura Michelle Kelly, Ed Sanders, Anthony Head, Peter Bowles

Reinventing himself as Sweeney Todd, a man unjustly sent to prison returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin who sent the man to prison. Not only does he seek revenge for the cruel punishment he suffered in prison, but also for what happened to his wife and daughter. When he returns to his home town, he reopens his barber shop, where Mr. Todd becomes the Demon of Fleet Street. Mrs. Lovett is Sweeney's amorous accomplice who creates diabolical meat pies out of the remains of Mr. Todd's victims

MPAA rating: R; graphic bloody violence

DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround

English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned

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Additional Credits:
Logan, John, 1961-
MacDonald, Laurie
Parkes, Walter F
Zanuck, Richard D
Burton, Tim, 1958-
Depp, Johnny
Bonham Carter, Helena, 1966-
Rickman, Alan
Spall, Timothy, 1957-
Baron Cohen, Sacha, 1971-
Wisener, Jayne
Bower, Jamie Campbell
Kelly, Laura Michelle
Sanders, Ed
Head, Anthony Stewart, 1954-
Bowles, Peter, 1936-
Sondheim, Stephen
Wheeler, Hugh
Bond, Christopher
Dreamworks Pictures
Film IT (Firm)
Parkes/MacDonald Productions (Firm)
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Zanuck Company
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)

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