The Resource Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet Street, Dreamworks Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Parkes/MacDonald Production ; a Zanuck Company production ; produced by John Logan, Laurie MacDonald, Walter Parkes, Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay by John Logan ; directed by Tim Burton, (DVD)

Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet Street, Dreamworks Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Parkes/MacDonald Production ; a Zanuck Company production ; produced by John Logan, Laurie MacDonald, Walter Parkes, Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay by John Logan ; directed by Tim Burton, (DVD)

Label
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet Street
Title
Sweeney Todd
Title remainder
the demon barber of Fleet Street
Statement of responsibility
Dreamworks Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Parkes/MacDonald Production ; a Zanuck Company production ; produced by John Logan, Laurie MacDonald, Walter Parkes, Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay by John Logan ; directed by Tim Burton
Title variation
Demon barber of Fleet Street
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A musical adaptation of the story of Sweeney Todd, a man sent to prison 15 years earlier, who returns to exact revenge on those who ruined his life, especially the evil Judge Turpin. Returning to his old neighborhood with his old life destroyed, he opens a barber shop as the instrument of his plot. With the help of his new and amorous accomplice Mrs. Lovett, owner of the downstairs pie shop and in need of better ingredients, Todd works his way through his list of enemies
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Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
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
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; graphic bloody violence
Language note
  • In English, or dubbed French or dubbed Spanish, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.S554
LC item number
S944649 2008
PerformerNote
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
Runtime
117
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet Street, Dreamworks Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Parkes/MacDonald Production ; a Zanuck Company production ; produced by John Logan, Laurie MacDonald, Walter Parkes, Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay by John Logan ; directed by Tim Burton, (DVD)
Label
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet Street, Dreamworks Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Parkes/MacDonald Production ; a Zanuck Company production ; produced by John Logan, Laurie MacDonald, Walter Parkes, Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay by John Logan ; directed by Tim Burton, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
  • Based on the musical : Sweeney Todd / by Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler and the musical adaptation by Christopher Bond
  • Special features (disc 1): "Burton + Depp + Carter = Todd" making-of featurette (26 min.)
  • Special features (disc 2): "Sweeney Todd press conference" (20 min.); "Sweeney is alive: the real history of the demon barber" fact and fiction featurette (20 min.); "Musical mayhem: Sondheim's Sweeney Todd" (12 min.); "Sweeney's London" historical featurette (16 min.); "The making of Sweeney Todd" (25 min.); "Grand Guignol: a theatrical tradition" horror theatre featurette (20 min.); "Designs for a Demon Barber" production short (8 min.); "A bloody business" effects, makeup, and prosthetics short (9 min.); "Moviefone unscripted with Tim Burton and Johnny Depp" interview (12 min.); "The razor's refrain" song with production stills montage (9 min.); photo gallery; theatrical trailer (3 min.)
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Special features: disc 1. Widescreen version of feature film -- Language: English Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; French Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; Spanish Dolby digital 5.1 surround -- Subtitles: English, French, Spanish -- Burton+Depp+Carter=Todd: A behind-the-scenes look at the collaboration of Tim Burton with Johnny Depp and Helena Bonham Carter featuring exclusive footage from rehearsals, recording sessions and more. disc 2. Sweeney Todd is alive: The Real History of The Demon Barber -- Musical mayhem: Sondheim's Sweeney Todd -- Sweeney's London -- The making of Sweeney Todd -- Grand Guignol: A Theatrical tradition -- Designs for a Demon Barber -- A bloody business -- Moviefone unscripted with Tim Burton and Johnny Depp
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
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Edition
Widescreen format 1.85:1; 2-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (117 min.)
Isbn
9781415738924
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
SALSMW
Other control number
097361321547
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
13215
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn191702585
  • (OCoLC)191702585
  • 755285
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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