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Amadeus / the Saul Zaentz Company presents a Milos Forman film ; original stage play and screenplay by Peter Shaffer ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Milos Forman.

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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library BLU-RAY DVD AMADEUS (DRAMA) (Text) 39206021361488 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 141988705X
  • ISBN: 9781419887055
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (180 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Director's cut ; Blu-ray ; Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1984; director's cut originally released as a motion picture in 2001.
Special features: feature-length audio commentary by Milos Forman and Peter Shaffer; soundtrack remastered and presented in both Dolby digital 5.1 and Dolby surround 2.0; behind the scenes documentary "The making of Amadeus"; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Miroslav Ondricek ; edited by Nena Danevic, Michael Chandler ; music composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; music conducted and supervised by Sir Neville Marriner ; choreography and opera staging by Twyla Tharp.
Participant or Performer Note:
F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Berridge, Simon Callow, Roy Dotrice, Christine Ebersole, Jeffrey Jones, Charles Kay, Kenneth McMillan.
Summary, etc.:
Adapted from Shaffer's play, the film presents the life of Antonio Salieri, a mediocre 18th-century Viennese composer obsessed with and jealous of the musical genius of the age, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; brief nudity.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray ; widescreen (aspect ratio 2.40:1); Dolby True HD 5.1.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned. In English (5.1 Dolby digital) and French, Spanish, German & Italian (5.1 Dolby digital) with optional subtitles in English, French, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, German, Italian, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese and Swedish.
Awards Note:
Winner of 8 Academy Awards including Best Picture, 1984.
Subject: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 > Drama.
Salieri, Antonio, 1750-1825 > Drama.
Mozart, Constanze, 1763-1842 > Drama.
Digital recordings.
Composers > Austria > Vienna > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Musical films.

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