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Rated R for graphic bloody violence.

R In Theaters 12/21/2007 , 117min.
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Viewer score based on 105 ratings
83%
Critic score based on 39 reviews

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January 06, 2012
hannahsmine
it was great, as everything Depp does.
December 19, 2009
Lil mikey 1012
im suree the play was an amazing peice of liturature because the movie was outstanding! The horror and the blood is very epic and eerie.. the soundtrack is magnificent! if u listen to the words, u'll find it very suspenseful and scary ,... and (spoiler alert) there are people who u do not expect to die, that die.... everyones evil; every character has there evilness in this movie;EVERY character,
September 29, 2009
Wmac212
This is another great example of Tim Burton's work. Johnny Depp was really awesome. The rest of the actors that I can't name right were awesome to. I give this masterpiece of a film a really, really, REALLY strong 5 OUT OF 5!
June 04, 2009
Ljfranco777
THE BEST MOVIE EVER!!!! IF YOU LIKE MUSICALS AND GOOD STORYLINES WATCH IT!!!!!
January 29, 2009
SwimmrBrian3
oh my god i loved the movie it is the best movie i ever saw i sing the song s all the time i sing them so much i make my fam. go crazy i whach it every night befor i go to bed my favoret part of the movie is when sweeney todd kills priells another part i love is when sweeney todd thows miss lovett in the oven than tobe kills mr todd so i lobe klove love this movie who ever has not seen it you

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Washington Post
Admirers of Stephen Sondheim who have wondered whether a riveting movie would ever be made from one of his stage musicals can put aside their doubts and worries: Tim Burton has finally accomplished it in his ravishing Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. Full Review
A.O. Scott
The New York Times
Something close to a masterpiece, a work of extreme -- I am tempted to say evil -- genius. Full Review
Carina Chocano
Los Angeles Times
It's not entirely surprising that Burton's Sweeney Todd feels heavier on style than on substance -- so much that the style almost subverts the story. Still, it's a gorgeous artifact and pretty enjoyable in all. Full Review
Claudia Puig
USA Today
Mesmerizing and highly entertaining. Full Review
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
In the end, the real problem with the Demon Barber of Fleet Street is that he's not as bloody fun as he should be. Full Review

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