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Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet Street.

Author: Tim BurtonJohnny DeppHelena Bonham CarterAlan RickmanStephen SondheimAll authors
Publisher: [London] : Warner, 2007.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : 2 disc special edView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Burton; Johnny Depp; Helena Bonham Carter; Alan Rickman; Stephen Sondheim; Hugh Wheeler; C G Bond; Warner Home Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 818330912
Notes: Title from container.
Based on the musical by Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler and the musical adaptation by Christopher Bond.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007.
Special features include: "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; photo gallery.
Credits: Director of photography, Dariusz Wolski ; editor, Chris Lebenzon ; music and lyrics, Stephen Sondheim ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; production designer, Dante Ferretti ; visual effects supervisor, Chas Jarrett ; produced by John Logan, Laurie MacDonald, Walter Parkes, Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay by John Logan ; directed by Tim Burton.
Cast: Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Alan Rickman.
Awards: Golden Globes, 2008: Best Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy; Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy (Depp)
Description: 2 videodiscs (111 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; Region 2.
Other Titles: Demon barber of Fleet Street

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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.

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