LAT In 90 Seconds

34235429-12132308.jpgSwoony Todd: As if we needed to be convinced to see a Johnny Depp film, here is a positivelyglowing review of Sweeney Todd. A taste: “In Depp’s portrayal, tones are held but without adornment. The vocal gruffness and hard-rock diction gave new, more immediate power to the lines.” We’re there.

34318525.jpgStrike … Two: The Oscars might not be able to show any film clips and no one will be writing the script for The Golden Globes, but Leno and O’Brien are returning to the air on Jan. 2, deal or none.

droolingmoron.jpegLow Blood Pressure? Try reading the message boards on the LAT site about the WGA strike. No matter what side you’re on, you have to admit that the human race is maddeningly, consistently, disappointingly stupid.