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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 Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay by John Logan ; directed by Tim Burton.

Logan, John, 1961- (Added Author). MacDonald, Laurie. (Added Author). Parkes, Walter F. (Added Author). Zanuck, Richard D. (Added Author). Burton, Tim, 1958- (Added Author). Depp, Johnny (Added Author). Bonham Carter, Helena, 1966- (Added Author). Rickman, Alan. (Added Author). Spall, Timothy, 1957- (Added Author). Baron Cohen, Sacha, 1971- (Added Author). Wisener, Jayne (Added Author). Bower, Jamie Campbell. (Added Author). Kelly, Laura Michelle. (Added Author). Sanders, Ed. (Added Author). Head, Anthony Stewart, 1954- (Added Author). Bowles, Peter, 1936- (Added Author). Bond, C. G. (Christopher Godfrey), 1945- (Added Author). Sondheim, Stephen. Sweeney Todd. (Added Author). Wheeler, Hugh, 1912-1987 Sweeney Todd. (Added Author). DreamWorks Pictures (1994-2006) (Added Author). Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ) (Added Author). Zanuck Company. (Added Author). DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Alan Rickman, Timothy Spall, Sacha Baron Cohen. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD SWEENEY TODD: DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET (Text) All discs 34304000047569 Adult - DVD Available -
Loogootee PL - Loogootee A DVD SWE (Text) 70511000061842 Adult DVD Available -
Newton Co PL - Lake Village Memorial Township Library DVD SWE (Text) 71561000091430 DVDs Available -
Newton Co PL - Morocco Community Library DVD SWE (Text) 71561000091431 NWPLMDVDs Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1415738920
  • ISBN: 9781415738924
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (116 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: [Widescreen 2-disc].
  • Publisher: Universal City, Calif. : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the musical by Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler and the musical adaptation by Christopher Bond.
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; The making of Sweeney Todd; Grand Guignol: a theatrical tradition; designs for a Demon Barber; a bloody business; Unscripted with Tim Burton and Johnny Depp.
Creation/Production 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.
Participant or Performer Note:
Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Alan Rickman, Timothy Spall, Sacha Baron Cohen.
Summary, etc.:
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.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1 encoded, enhanced for widescreen TVs, Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound.
Language Note:
English, French or Spanish dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Todd, Sweeney (Legendary character) > Drama.
Barbers > England > London > Drama.
Serial murderers > England > London > Drama.
Revenge > England > London > Drama.
Meat grinders > England > London > Drama.
Fleet Street (London, England) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Horror films.
Musical films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Fiction films.

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