It's not an April Fools' joke, my friends--the release of SWEENEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET appears to be scheduled for April 1, 2008 in the United States and Canada, according to Hi-Def Digest.com. SWEENEY TODD will be appearing in standard DVD format and also in HD. Expect a full media announcement with information on the DVD extras in a few days. For our readers in region 2, the SWEENEY TODD DVD release in Europe is scheduled for May 19, 2008, according to Amazon.uk, and they are listing a 2-disc release, which would mean lots of extras. Amazon.uk is also advertising a release in Blu-Ray format.