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Amadeus
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F. Murray Abraham F. Murray Abraham
Antonio Salieri
Tom Hulce Tom Hulce
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Elizabeth Berridge Elizabeth Berridge
Constanze Mozart
Roy Dotrice Roy Dotrice
Leopold Mozart
Simon Callow Simon Callow
Emanuel Schikaneder
Christine Ebersole Christine Ebersole
Katerina Cavalieri
Jeffrey Jones Jeffrey Jones
Emperor Joseph II
Charles Kay Charles Kay
Count Orsini-Rosenberg


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An absolute beauty.

8 years, 7 months ago at Nov 12 18:03
2 votes
''I was staring through the cage of those meticulous ink strokes - at an absolute beauty.''

The incredible story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback mode by Antonio Salieri - now confined to an insane asylum.

F. Murray Abraham: Antonio Salieri

Tom Hulce: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Amadeus(1984) is a masterpiece of music and a ha... read more

Absolutely amazing!

9 years, 1 month ago at May 24 14:22
1 vote
"I was staring through the cage of those meticulous ink strokes - at an absolute beauty."

Amadeus is a film that bears numerous adjectives with self-confidence: this film is stunning, beautiful, wonderful, powerful, amazing, incredible - and anything stemming off from these words. It's a tremendously rare event when a masterpiece like Amadeus is made; a remarkable movie of jealousy ... read more

Music To Mine Ears

8 years, 2 months ago at Apr 17 0:32
1 vote
I avoided this film for years, under the assumption that it's subject matter was just something that I would absolutely no interest in.
Then one day, as it aired on one of those "classic" movie channels on T.V., I decided to finally give it a chance, just to see what all that Oscar hype back in '84 was all about.
Turns out, this film isn't so much a historical retelling of classical... read more
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Antonio Salieri believes that Mozart's music is divine. He wishes he was himself as good a musician as Mozart so that he can praise the Lord through composing. But he can't understand why God favored Mozart, such a vulgar creature, to be his instrument. Salieri's envy has made him an enemy of God whose greatness was evident in Mozart. He is set to take revenge.
Release date: 5 April 1985
UPC: 085393621827
Tags: Drama (46), Music (40), Biography (36), 1984 (23), 1980s (20), Historical (18), Mozart (15), Opera (10), Marriage (9), Jealousy (9), Character Name In Title (9), Classical Music (8), (7), Usa (7), Piano (7), Vienna (6), Composer (6), Genius (6), Italian (6), IMDb Top250 (6)
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