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Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet Street

Author: Terry HughesBonnie BurnsAngela LansburyGeorge HearnRichard BarrAll authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : RKO Videogroup ; [Place of publication not identified] Turner Home Entertainment [distributor], 1991, ©1982.
Series: RKO collection.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An adaptation of the 19th century play by George Dibdin Pitt, "Sweeney Todd" is the critically acclaimed "musical thriller" about a barber who delights in slashing the throats of his customers, and his neighbor who helps dispose of the victims by baking them into her meat pies.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Film adaptations
Musicals
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Hughes; Bonnie Burns; Angela Lansbury; George Hearn; Richard Barr; Dean Manos; Judy Manos; Ellen M Krass; Archer King; Stephen Sondheim; Hugh Wheeler; Harold Prince; C G Bond; George Dibdin Pitt; Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1559606487 9781559606486
OCLC Number: 24992941
Notes: Title from container.
Based on a Version of "Sweeney Todd" by Christopher Bond. Original play by George Dibdin Pitt.
An RKO/Nederlander Production, opening on Broadway in 1979.
Originally produced for television in 1982.
Recorded in stereo.
"RKO 1002"--Container.
Credits: Production designer, Eugene Lee; costumes, Franne Lee.
Cast: Angela Lansbury, George Hearn.
Awards: Winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical and Best Actress.
Target Audience: General. Not rated.
Description: 1 videocassette (139 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS ; hi-fi stereo.
Series Title: RKO collection.
Other Titles: Sweeney Todd (Television program : 1982)
Barber of Fleet Street
Demon barber of Fleet Street
Responsibility: originally produced on Broadway by Richard Barr [and others] in association with Dean & Judy Manos ; music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim ; book by Hugh Wheeler ; based on the play by Christopher Bond ; directed for the stage by Harold Prince ; directed for television by Terry Hughes ; produced by Bonnie Burns ; executive producer for video, Ellen M. Krass, Archer King.

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An adaptation of the 19th century play by George Dibdin Pitt, "Sweeney Todd" is the critically acclaimed "musical thriller" about a barber who delights in slashing the throats of his customers, and his neighbor who helps dispose of the victims by baking them into her meat pies.

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