Goes to rent a musical about a Barber-killers Depp
In a short time in rolling out a musical adaptation of Stephen Sondheim "Sweeney Todd, maniac-hairdresser". The picture was directed by Tim Burton in collaboration with his favorite actor johnny Depp.The film tells the story of unjustly convicted man, who wished to revenge the judge. Assistant Todd Mrs. Lovett was played by a friend of the Director Helena Bonham Carter, reports Reuters.Note, every vocal musical Depp at the insistence Barton had to sing himself. At a press conference on the release of the film, Depp said: "I had never sang, so it was hard for me. Honestly, I didn't know if I can handle it".44-year-old star of "Pirates of the Caribbean" starring in such films Barton, as "Charlie and the Chocolate factory" and "Edward Scissorhands", expressed the hope that he had something to bring to the legendary musical. "I thought it was a great opportunity to find a new Sweeney, another Sweeney, more modern, a kind of punk-rocker Sweeney", he said.Scriptwriter John Logan has cut a three-hour musical to 2-hour movie. Some songs had to be cut, and some removed altogether. Barton tried to give equal attention and vocal parts, and acting.The film is based on the novel Hugh Weller is about Sweeney Todd, blood - thirsty serial killer taking revenge for the death of his wife. The film narrates about living in London, the Barber Benjamin Barker. However, judge Turpin (Alan Rickman), tempted by the charms of the spouse Baraka, brings against him of false charges and sends for penal servitude for life, without interference, to take his wife. Unable to bear the shame of a woman is poisoned with arsenic.The hairdresser managed to survive and escape from prison. He returns to his hometown with the idea to take revenge on the judge, suddenly robbed him of everything. Taking the name Sweeney Todd, he opens a Barber shop, but now not far from each client survives after her visit.Accomplice Todd becomes in love with him miss Lovett - she grinds his victims of them and prepares meat for pies, which they sell to unsuspecting people. The star of "Borat" Sacha Baron Cohen plays the role of Adolfo Pirelli threatens Todd to reveal his terrible secret. In the U.S. the film will be released December 21. Source: Goes to rent a musical about a Barber-killers Depp.