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Amadeus / Saul Zaentz Company ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; screenplay by Peter Shaffer ; directed by Milos Forman.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library DVD Ent A (Text) 70741000137650 DVD Entertainment Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (160 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2009.

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Based on the Broadway play by Peter Shaffer.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
Includes French version.
Includes interactive menus, production notes, scene access, theatrical trailer, and alternate music-only track.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Moroslav Ondricek; production design, Patrizia Von Brandenstein; music, Sir Neville Marriner.
Participant or Performer Note: F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Berridge, Simon Callow, Roy Dotrice, Christine Ebersole, Jeffrey Jones, Charles Kay.
Summary, etc.: When Mozart arrives at the court of Emperor Joseph II, court composer Antonio Salieri is horrified to discover that the godlike musical gifts he desires himself have been bestowed on a bawdy joker. Mad with envy, he plots to destroy Mozart by any means.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R; for brief nudity.
System Details Note: DVD; region 1; Dolby digital surround (English), Dolby surround stereo (French).
Language Note: English and French soundtracks with English and French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Note: Winner Academy Award for best picture, best actor (F. Murray Abraham), best art direction, best costume design, best director, best makeup, best sound, best adaptation screenplay.
Subject: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 > Drama.
Salieri, Antonio, 1750-1825 > Drama.
Composers > Austria > Vienna > Drama.
Envy > Drama.
Vienna (Austria) > Drama.
Shaffer, Peter, 1926-2016 > Film adaptations.
Genre: Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Biographical films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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