Pbs sweeney todd, the demon barber of fleet street. Sweeney todd, whose real name is benjamin barker, uses his new alias to resume work in his barber shop above mrs. A ghost of barber appears and the story is transferred in the middle of the xix century. French france subtitled, german subtitled, greek subtitled. The demon barber of fleet street synopsis broadway musical simple londoners are burying bag with the corpse, saying about the deceased sweeney todd, as of a demonic barber from fleet street. The demon barber of fleet street 1979 by now the story is wellknown. The demon barber of fleet street 2007 including budget, domestic and international box office gross, dvd and bluray sales reports, total earnings and profitability. Interestingly sweeney todd begins and ends with a comical framing story, perhaps tacked on during postproduction, set in contemporary fleet street. The demon barber of fleet street, as a calarts student in london in 1980. Attend the tale of sweeney todd with director tim burtons gory and gorgeous adaptation of the stephen sondheim musical. The demon barber of fleet street features the great tod slaughter, wringing his hands and cackling ill polish him off, although bizarrely, the victims. Tim burtons sweeney todd collectibleuniquedemon barber of fleet street large display.
Download film sweeney todd the demon barber of fleet street. The infamous story of benjamin barker, aka sweeney todd, who sets up a barber shop in london which is the basis for a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, mrs. For generations, scholars and historians have debated the existence of the demon barber. Sweeney todd follows a wronged barber who takes to slitting throats while seeking revenge on the corrupt judge who destroyed his life and family. Dont let the movie tiein cover fool you into thinking this is a. Sweeney todd, the demon barber of fleet street is a musical with a book by hugh wheeler and music and lyrics by stephen sondheim.
He opens a barber shop above hers and starts his revenge. In victorian england, a customer steps into sweeney todds barber shop and appears never to step back out. The demon barber of fleet street, receives one bloody delicious production in this 2001 concert presentation of broadways blackhumored thriller of revenge, razors, murder, and meat pies. Nonesuch releases the soundtrack to dream works and warner bros. Sweeney todd the demon barber of fleet street bluray 2007. The demon barber of fleet street, and this page will. A barber from fleet street, todd murders his customers and turns their bodies over to mrs. The demon barber of fleet street also known simply as sweeney todd is a 2007 musical period slasher film directed by tim burton and an adaptation of stephen sondheim and hugh wheelers tony awardwinning 1979 musical of the same name. Tim burtons film adaptation of sweeney todd the demon barber of fleet street smacks its lips at the prospect of such a meal, and so it should. A movie based off the play was made in 2007, starring johnny depp as sweeney todd sweeney todd opened on broadway at the uris. Sweeney todd, the demon barber of fleet street, the motion. The demon barber of fleet street 2007 tim burton on allmovie stephen sondheims awardwinning musical thriller. This tale of a 19thcentury london barber with revenge on his mind and a.
The demon barber of fleet street 2007 on netflix in. Lovetts struggling pie shop after being wrongfully sentenced to life. A customer arrives at a barbers shop, and is regaled with the legend of sweeney todd who inhabited the same premises a hundred years earlier. The demon barber of fleet street 2007 full movie online free in hd. The demon barber of fleet street soundtrack from 2007, composed by stephen sondheim. The demon barber of fleet street tod slaughter had the best evil laugh in movies. With tod slaughter, stella rho, john singer, eve lister. For many a poor orphan lad the first square meal he ever had was a hot meat pie made out of his dadfrom sweeney todd the barber. The demon barber of fleet street trailer the infamous story of benjamin barker, a. Only content that has been downloaded can be watched outside of uk. Kisah terkenal benjamin barker, alias sweeney todd, yang membuat sebuah toko tukang cukur bawah di london yang merupakan dasar untuk kemitraan jahat dengan penyewa sesama, mrs.
The musical is based on the 19th century legend of sweeney todd and is similar to the 1973 play the string of pearls, by christopher bond. The demon barber of fleet street movie 2007 to your hungama account. Hands down the best version of sweeney todd on video, including the tim burtonjohnny depp bigbudget film. Edited and standardized, this volume presents the string of pearls, a 18467 penny dreadful which was the literary debut of sweeney todd, the demon barber of fleet street. Lovett, his partner in crime, who bakes their flesh into meat pies. Sweeney todds first known appearance in print was in an 1846 penny dreadful, a type of horror tale of. Released by elektra nonesuch in 2007 3685722 containing music from sweeney todd.
Stephen sondheims macabre musical masterpiece, sweeney todd. Biljo favorite favorite favorite favorite favorite october 7, 2009 subject. A fleet street barber recounts the story of sweeney todd, a notorious barber who in the last century murdered many customers for their money. Nothing against that one, but george heard is absolutely amazing as the demon barber, and angela lansbury, the legendary star of stage and screen, simply owns the role of mrs. The demon barber of fleet street critics consensus full of pith and grand guignol grossness, this macabre musical is perfectly helmed and highly entertaining. Johnny depp and tim burton join forces again in a bigscreen adaptation of stephen sondheims awardwinning musical thriller sweeney todd. The demon barber of fleet street 2007 on netflix in australia. The film is an adaptation by john logan of stephen. Sweeney todd 2007 film soundtrack deluxe edition nonesuch.
Shop sweeney todd the demon barber of fleet street bluray 2007 2008. Watch sweeney todd the demon barber of fleet street prime. Tim burton approached sondheim with a view to making a cinematic adaptation. With johnny depp, helena bonham carter, alan rickman, timothy spall. Never forgive the infamous story of benjamin barker, a. While musicals are often cheery or tragic, they can also be dark and creepy affairs. The demon barber of fleet street 2007 on netflix in the united kingdom. French, german, italian, japanese, korean, portuguese, danish, norwegian. Few decades later, tim burton first saw stephen sondheims 1979 stage musical, sweeney todd. A barber with an ax to grind gives haircuts with an extra twist. Sweeney todd, the demon barber of fleet street simple. Sweeney todd, the demon barber of fleet street, the motion picture. Stephen sondheims classic musical of revenge, swenney todd.
Sweeney todd is a fictional character who first appeared as the villain of the victorian penny dreadful serial the string of pearls 184647. The demon barber of fleet street is a macabre tragicomedy based on the legend of a halfmad 19th century english barber. Sweeney todd directed by tim burton starring johnny depp, helena bonham carter, alan rickman, and sacha baron cohen. This dark 1979 tony awardwinner for best musical features music and lyrics by stephen sondheim and is based on the 1973 play sweeney todd, the demon barber of fleet street by christopher bond story. The original tale became a staple of victorian melodrama and london urban legend. Unjustly imprisoned, todd eventually escapes and vows to bring justice not only to the judge who destroyed his life, but to all the people of london. With audra mcdonald, bryn terfel, emma thompson, jay armstrong johnson. The demon barber of fleet street is a grotesque revengers tragedy in the grand guignol tradition, perfectly suited to the team of burton and depp whose previous movies edward scissorhands and sleepy hollow are equally steeped in this particular brand of goofy gothicism. Turning a threehour stage musical into a twohour film required some changes.
Hes especially jolly here, a lot more fun than that old sourpuss johnny depp in the recent musical version of the famous story. The film retells the victorian melodramatic tale of sweeney todd, an english barber and serial killer who murders his customers. The original broadway production of sweeney todd opened on mar 1, 1979. Stephen sondheim born in 1930 in new york, ny sweeney todd. The film is an adaptation by john logan of stephen sondheim and hugh wheelers 1979 tony awardwinning musical.119 546 1182 33 1282 969 752 1212 1512 966 30 1241 211 121 1599 197 451 761 952 895 1017 1516 1537 161 121 969 1466 815 1155 710 943 26 23