Directed by: Tim Burton
Written by: Stephen Sondheim (musical), John Logan (screenplay)
Starring: Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Alan Rickman
Release Date: December 21, 2007
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Sweeney Todd (Johnny Depp) returns to London after having escaped a wrongful imprisonment, only to find that his wife and child have suffered at the hands of Judge Turpin (Alan Rickman), the very man who imprisoned him. With the help of his former landlady, Nellie Lovett (Helena Bonham Carter), Sweeney Todd launches a plan for vengeance that initially targets the individuals responsible for his misfortunes, but ultimately draws all society in his sights.