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|Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department||AD DVD SWEENEY||Lost and Paid|
1 videodisc (139 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Filmed before a live audience at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles during the 1982 National tour.
Based on a version of "Sweeney Todd" by Christopher Bond; original play by George Dibdin Pitt.
Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim; book by Hugh Wheeler; directed for the stage by Harold Prince; production designer, Eugene Lee; lighting, Ken Billington; costumes, Franne Lee; musical director, Paul Gemignani; dance and movement, Larry Fuller; cameras, Lew Adams ... [et al.]; editors, Jimmy B. Frazier, Ken Laski.
Angela Lansbury, George Hearn, and the original Broadway cast
Times are hard in 1846 London and one must make do. So Nellie Lovett adds something extra to the meat pies she peddles on Fleet Street. The secret ingredient: freshly murdered victims of her partner in crime, barber Sweeney Todd.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
DVD; Dolby digital surround 5.1 (English).
In English with optional subtitles in English, French, and Spanisih.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Demon barber of Fleet Street
Barber of Fleet Street
WART6750 Turner Home Entertainment
T6750 Turner Home Entertainment