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The Tale of Sweeney Todd (1997)

The fictional tale of the murderous 19th century barber (Ben Kinglsey) who sold his kills to a neighboring butcher (Joanna Lumley) for her renowned meat pies. A young innocent (Selina ... See full summary »

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The fictional tale of the murderous 19th century barber (Ben Kinglsey) who sold his kills to a neighboring butcher (Joanna Lumley) for her renowned meat pies. A young innocent (Selina Boyack) and the dashing inspector (Campbell Scott) who tries to solve the murders are also thrown into the mix. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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The Original Serial Killer


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L'échoppe des horreurs  »

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The final film of 'Peter Jeffrey (I)'. See more »

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Tale of sweeney todd
13 September 2002 | by See all my reviews

This is an excellent film with a good range of actors and actresses. Overall an excellent film that i will buy when it comes out on DVD, whenever that is. I recommend that anybody that enjoyes Joanna Lumley to watch this film next time it is on television.


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