8: Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
By DAVID WEINER
July 02, 2013
In perhaps his most fearful character to date, Depp was nominated for an Oscar for the role of Sweeney Todd, the "Demon Barber of Fleet Street" in his first musical motion picture, based on the popular stage production. Teaming again with Tim Burton to portray a barber who murders his clientele, Depp avoided professional vocal training for his portrayal of the singing, blade-slinging barber who turns his victims into meat pies.