By eug | eugonline October 24, 2007 at 6:58AM
early word | "sweeney todd"
Over at Hollywood Elsewhere, Jeff Wells surveys reactions to a very recent "Sweeney Todd" research screening...
...it played, for most viewers, as a very satisfying musical horror film. Not a gothic London period tragedy but a classic horror flick in the vein of Phantom of the Opera, says one observer. Oh, and it occasionally morphs into an out-and-out blood bath.