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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

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

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
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Sweeney Todd (Motion picture)
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
Dialogue in English with optional soundtrack in French or Spanish, and 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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1958-
  • 1966-
  • 1957-
  • 1971-
  • 1954-
  • 1936-
  • 1945-
  • 1912-1987
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Logan, John
  • MacDonald, Laurie
  • Parkes, Walter F
  • Zanuck, Richard D
  • Burton, Tim
  • Depp, Johnny
  • Bonham Carter, Helena
  • Rickman, Alan
  • Spall, Timothy
  • Baron Cohen, Sacha
  • Wisener, Jayne
  • Bower, Jamie Campbell
  • Kelly, Laura Michelle
  • Sanders, Ed
  • Head, Anthony Stewart
  • Bowles, Peter
  • Bond, C. G.
  • Sondheim, Stephen
  • Wheeler, Hugh
  • DreamWorks Pictures (1994-2006)
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Zanuck Company
  • DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Todd, Sweeney (Legendary character)
  • Barbers
  • Serial murderers
  • Revenge
  • Meat grinders
  • Barbería
  • Delitos
  • Fleet Street (London, England)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
  • 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; 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1123007
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc collector's edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (117 min.)
Isbn
9781415738924
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
13215
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1123007
  • (OCoLC)191702585
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
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
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
  • 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; 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1123007
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc collector's edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (117 min.)
Isbn
9781415738924
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
13215
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1123007
  • (OCoLC)191702585
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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