Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007) Poster


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Version of 

Sweeney Todd (1926) (Short)
Sweeney Todd (1928)
The Tale of Sweeney Todd (1997) (TV Movie)
Sweeney Todd (2006) (TV Movie)

Remade as 

Edited into 

5 Second Movies: Sweeney Todd Part 2 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips from movie edited into humorous short subject


The Poor Little Rich Girl (1917)
The scene where Johanna sings beside her bedroom window is a reference to Mary Pickford in her bedroom in The Poor Little Rich Girl (1917)
Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)
"He's in that mood... [draws finger across throat]" said by both Dr. Einstein and Mrs. Lovett
Psycho (1960)
The peep-hole scenes.
Don't Look Now (1973)
Blood forms a spiral pattern in the opening credits sequence of "Sweeney Todd". This red spiral is a recurring motif thoughout "Don't Look Now" (Both films deal with self-destructive obsession).
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Burton begins the film in the same style using liquid (this time blood instead of chocolate) flowing through machinery.

Referenced in 

Dexter: Waiting to Exhale (2007) (TV Episode)
Masuka mentions meat pies as a way of disposing of bodies. This was an important part of the plot of this movie.
At the Movies: The Best of 2007 (2007) (TV Episode)
#3 on Scott's list.
Mon clown (2008) (TV Short)
Title is mentioned.
Fallout 3 (2008) (Video Game)
In the village of Andale the Lone Wanderer can be given a strange meat pie
Starz Inside: Fashion in Film (2008) (TV Movie)
Display shown of costumes used in the film.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.82 (2009) (TV Episode)
Guest expert A.J. Jacobs mentions the film while answering a $25,000 question about the musical
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 1 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $4,000 question
The FanFic Critic (2010) (TV Series)
Main theme is used for this show's main theme
Johnny Depp in Burtonland (2010) (Short)
Johnny Depp visits Sweeney Todd's barbershop.
Sonny with a Chance: The Legend of Candy Face (2010) (TV Episode)
The Candy Face song is an allusion to the title song from the musical, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.184 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "Born in Burbank"
The Office: Andy's Play (2010) (TV Episode)
In this episode, Most of the Dunder Mifflin staff attends Andy's "Sweeney Todd" performance.
Music Movies: Repo: The Genetic Opera (2011) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown at some point
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: The Top 13 Scariest Animated Monsters (2011) (TV Episode)
Fear Fan has a poster for this movie on his wall
Nostalgia Critic: Moulin Rouge (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned among movies looking to bring back the movie musical.
Dirty Jobs: Barber's Assistant (2012) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of ... while cutting hair
The Nightmare (2012) (Short)
Reference of the name in the film (grave and accesoiries)
Nostalgia Critic: Son of the Mask (2013) (TV Episode)
DVD seen in the Critic's DVD shelf.
Don't Say No Until I Finish Talking: The Story of Richard D. Zanuck (2013)
mentioned by Stacey Snider; still photos
Nostalgia Critic: Alice in Wonderland (2014) (TV Episode)
among Burton movies the Critic likes
Home Bound (2014) (Short)
DVD shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Misleading Movie Trailers (2014) (TV Episode)
The trailer for Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is #7.
500 Questions: Episode #1.7 (2015) (TV Episode)
referenced in question in "Actors and Actresses" category
Pinewood: 80 Years of Movie Magic (2015) (TV Movie)
Jonathan Ross mentions this is one of his all-time favorite musicals
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Colin Jost/LA Reid/JoJo/Russell Simins (2016) (TV Episode)
Poster shown during the monologue
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.41 (2016) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue and correct response in "What's Your Movie Occupation?" category
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Return (2017) (TV Episode)
When Yo-Yo suggests severing Ophelia's head, Coulson says "Let's take a moment and think about that, Sweeney Todd."
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #12.26 (2018) (TV Episode)
Answer to a question; still shown
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: The Bells of Disney Reboots (2019) (TV Episode)
Brought up in Alan Rickman's filmography.
L.A.'s Finest: Enemy of the State (2019) (TV Episode)
Ben says Tony "Romeo" Smith was murdered Sweeney Todd style.
The Flash: Kiss Kiss Breach Breach (2019) (TV Episode)
Cisco says he nearly "Sweeny Todded" himself.

Featured in 

The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 23 January 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips of this film are featured and it is mentioned.
The South Bank Show: Tim Burton (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
Troldspejlet: Episode #39.5 (2008) (TV Episode)
reviewed + footage used
The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Nominee clips.
National Movie Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Clips are shown
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: The Top 20 Greatest Animated Villain Songs: Part 1 (2010) (TV Episode)
Hewy compares the villain song in "Sweeney Todd" to the villain song in "The Little Mermaid"
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Villain Songs (2010) (TV Episode)
#8 is "Pretty Women"
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Cop Out/The Crazies/A Prophet (2010) (TV Episode)
"Tim Burton in 3 Minutes or Less" segment.
Great Movie Mistakes (2010) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Hollywood's Top Ten: Musicals (2010) (TV Episode)
Taking #9 as the top movie musicals
Hollywood's Top Ten: Sweet Revenge (2010) (TV Episode)
Taking #2 as the top revenge movies
Great Movie Mistakes 2: The Sequel (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Hollywood's Top Ten: Bad Hair Day (2011) (TV Episode)
Johnny Depp takes #10
Bad Movie Beatdown: Batman Returns (2012) (TV Episode)
clip shown when Film Brain mentions Tim Burton's good movies
The Nostalgia Chick: Sleepy Hollow (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned when talking about Burton's style
WatchMojo: Top 10 Tim Burton Movies (2013) (TV Episode)
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is #9.
Pauw: Episode #1.4 (2014) (TV Episode)
A fragment featuring Johnny Depp and Helena Bonham Carter is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Sacha Baron Cohen Moments (2014) (TV Episode)
Adolfo Pirelli / Davy Collins gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Tim Burton Characters (2015) (TV Episode)
Sweeney Todd receives an honorable mention.
Pinewood: 80 Years of Movie Magic (2015) (TV Movie)
Clip shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Revenge Kills in Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
Mrs. Lovett's Last Dance is #8.
MsMojo: Top 10 Female Antiheroes in Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
Mrs. Lovett gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Alan Rickman Performances (2016) (TV Episode)
Judge Turpin is #10.
WatchMojo: Too 10 EPIC Final Showdowns in Horror Movies (2017) (TV Episode)
Sweeney Todd vs. Judge Turpin gets an honorable mention.
Nostalgia Critic: Should Bad Singers Be Dubbed? (2017) (TV Episode)
A movie with a good actor but a bad singer
WatchMojo: Top 10 EXTREMELY Violent Movie Characters (2017) (TV Episode)
Sweeney Todd gets an honorable mention.
MsMojo: Top 10 Best Modern Movie Musicals (2017) (TV Episode)
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is #9.
MsMojo: Top 10 Epic Movie Villain Songs (2017) (TV Episode)
"Pretty Women" is #6.
Brain Dump: The Apu That I Know (2018) (TV Episode)
Clip shown to talk about actors doing fake accents.
WatchMojoUK: Top 10 London Movies (2019) (TV Episode)
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is #9.
Honest Trailers: Every Tim Burton Movie (2019) (TV Episode)
Clips are used in trailer.
WatchMojo: Another Top 10 What Have I Done Scenes in Movies (2019) (TV Episode)
Sweeney Todd Kills His Wife is #2.

Spoofed in 

Good Eats: Oh My Meat Pie! (2008) (TV Episode)
Episode is a spoof of Sweeney Todd, complete with darkly-lit set, era-specific constumes, English accents, and actors playing the actual characters from the film.
Ryan and Sean's Not So Excellent Adventure (2008)
Parodies the film in the scene where Ryan and Sean get barbered.
Flashback (2011)
Poster seen for movie called Klutzy Todd, with the tagline "He will have vengeance. Whether he means to or not".
High School Shooting: The Musical (2011) (Video)
ending is spoofed
Hay que Hacer un Musical (2014) (Short)
songs spoofed

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