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  • The Royle Family - Series 1 [UMD Universal Media Disc] The Royle Family - Series 1 | UMD | (30/01/2006) from £14.61  |  Saving you £-4.62 (-46.20%)  |  RRP £9.99

  • Men Behaving Badly - Last Orders [UMD Universal Media Disc] Men Behaving Badly - Last Orders | UMD | (07/11/2005) from £17.59  |  Saving you £-1.60 (-10.00%)  |  RRP £15.99

  • Sweeney Todd - The Demon Barber of Fleet Street [UMD Mini for PSP] Sweeney Todd - The Demon Barber of Fleet Street | UMD | (19/05/2008) from £1.89  |  Saving you £-1.49 (-14.90%)  |  RRP £9.99

    After years of rumours, it turns out that Tim Burton was the perfect visionary to film Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Stephen Sondheim's Broadway masterpiece, and the result is a macabre and moving musical movie as enthralling as anything Burton has ever done. The show's mix of gothic horror, Grand Guignol, very dark humor, and witty and beautiful music never was the stuff of traditional musical comedy, but it's a powerful work, and perhaps the richest of the late 20th century. In the movie, Burton's frequent collaborator, Johnny Depp, plays Todd, a wronged man whose lust for revenge drives him to murder (an 19th-century legend who has been traced to a real-life barber). Helena Bonham Carter, another Burton mainstay, is Mrs. Lovett, the barber's partner-in-unspeakable-crime. It's no surprise that Depp is an excellent choice to convey Todd's brooding intensity and volcanic rage, but he can also sing a score that is so challenging it has often played in opera houses (though not with the same style as the Broadway original, Len Cariou, and he occasionally lapses into pop style). Bonham Carter is small of voice and lacks the humour of the original Broadway Lovett, Angela Lansbury, but she sings on pitch, in rhythm, and in character at the same time, which is no small feat for a Sondheim show. Aficionados will regret the loss of certain musical passages--"The Ballad of Sweeney Todd" is just an instrumental overture and the chorus is gone altogether, among others, but the reassuring presence of orchestrator Jonathan Tunick and conductor Paul Gemignani ensures that the music feels right and sounds great. And the film's depiction of a Victorian London hellhole, with cinematography by Dariusz Wolski and costumes by Colleen Atwood, also looks and feels right. The excellent cast is filled out by Alan Rickman as the villainous Judge Turpin, Timothy Spall as his seedy Beadle, Sacha Baron Cohen as a rival barber, Jamie Campbell Bower as the young lover Anthony, Jayne Wisener as his object of affection, and Ed Sanders as the young Toby. For fans of Tim Burton and Johnny Depp who don't think they like musicals, Sweeney Todd should be a revelation (though not for the squeamish, as the gore is intense and completely appropriate). For fans of Broadway and Sondheim, it's hard to imagine getting a better adaptation than this. The fact that there's no newly composed Oscar-bait song sung by a Josh Groban-type over the end credits only makes it better. --David Horiuchi

  • Ricky Gervais' Extras (Episodes 1-6) [UMD Universal Media Disc] Ricky Gervais' Extras (Episodes 1-6) | UMD | (28/11/2005) from £N/A  |  Saving you £N/A (N/A%)  |  RRP £21.99

  • Fawlty Towers [UMD Universal Media Disc] [1975] Fawlty Towers | UMD | (03/04/2006) from £21.61  |  Saving you £-15.62 (-260.80%)  |  RRP £5.99

  • Little Britain [UMD Universal Media Disc] Little Britain | UMD | (17/10/2005) from £4.50  |  Saving you £12.70 (63.50%)  |  RRP £19.99

  • Bottom - Series 1 [UMD Universal Media Disc] [1991] Bottom - Series 1 | UMD | (26/12/2005) from £21.61  |  Saving you £-1.62 (-8.10%)  |  RRP £19.99

  • Doctor Who - The New Series - Series 1 - Vol. 3: Episodes 7 To 10 [UMD Universal Media Disc] Doctor Who - The New Series - Series 1 - Vol. 3: Episodes 7 To 10 | UMD | (26/12/2005) from £N/A  |  Saving you £N/A (N/A%)  |  RRP £19.99

  • The Office - Series 1 [UMD Universal Media Disc] The Office - Series 1 | UMD | (17/10/2005) from £4.98  |  Saving you £8.33 (41.70%)  |  RRP £19.99

  • Family Guy Presents: Stewie Griffin The Untold Story [UMD Universal Media Disc] Family Guy Presents: Stewie Griffin The Untold Story | UMD | (24/10/2005) from £3.00  |  Saving you £8.40 (33.60%)  |  RRP £24.99

  • The Mighty Boosh - Series 1 [UMD Universal Media Disc] The Mighty Boosh - Series 1 | UMD | (27/04/2009) from £6.11  |  Saving you £N/A (N/A%)  |  RRP £5.99

  • Little Britain - Series 2 [UMD Universal Media Disc] Little Britain - Series 2 | UMD | (12/12/2005) from £19.37  |  Saving you £0.62 (3.10%)  |  RRP £19.99

  • Doctor Who - Series 1 Volume 2 [UMD Universal Media Disc] Doctor Who - Series 1 Volume 2 | UMD | (17/10/2005) from £N/A  |  Saving you £N/A (N/A%)  |  RRP £19.99

  • Dirty Sanchez - Series 1: Front End [UMD Universal Media Disc] Dirty Sanchez - Series 1: Front End | UMD | (25/02/2008) from £2.99  |  Saving you £8.01 (47.10%)  |  RRP £16.99

  • Doctor Who - The New Series - Series 1 - Vol. 4 [UMD Universal Media Disc] Doctor Who - The New Series - Series 1 - Vol. 4 | UMD | (26/12/2005) from £N/A  |  Saving you £N/A (N/A%)  |  RRP £17.99

  • Little Britain - Series 3 [UMD Universal Media Disc] [2005] Little Britain - Series 3 | UMD | (11/09/2006) from £7.29  |  Saving you £-1.30 (-21.70%)  |  RRP £5.99

  • Peter Kay: Special Edition [UMD Universal Media Disc] Peter Kay: Special Edition | UMD | (19/12/2005) from £2.00  |  Saving you £-3.62 (-18.10%)  |  RRP £19.99

  • The Catherine Tate Show - Series 1 [UMD Universal Media Disc] The Catherine Tate Show - Series 1 | UMD | (12/12/2005) from £8.99  |  Saving you £7.01 (39.00%)  |  RRP £17.99

  • Bugsy Malone [UMD Universal Media Disc] [1976] Bugsy Malone | UMD | (30/01/2006) from £N/A  |  Saving you £N/A (N/A%)  |  RRP £9.99

  • The League of Gentleman  [UMD Universal Media Disc] The League of Gentleman | UMD | (17/10/2005) from £7.29  |  Saving you £12.70 (63.50%)  |  RRP £19.99

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