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Title Amadeus [videorecording] / Saul Zaentz Company ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; screenplay by Peter Shaffer ; directed by Milos Forman.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    AMA    Available
 GDL Central Library DVD    AMA    DUE 03-04-24
Description 1 videodisc (160 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent.
video v rdamedia.
videodisc vd rdacarrier.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital surround (English), Dolby surround stereo (French).
Language English or dubbed French dialogue, optional English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Cast F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Berridge, Simon Callow, Roy Dotrice, Christine Ebersole, Jeffrey Jones, Charles Kay.
Credits Director of photography, Miroslav Ondricek ; production design, Patrizia Von Brandenstein ; music, Sir Neville Marriner.
Note Based on the Broadway play by Peter Shaffer.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
Summary 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.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for brief nudity.
Note Includes interactive menus, production notes, scene access, theatrical trailer, and alternate music-only track.
Awards 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.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Forman, Milos.
Zaentz, Saul.
Abraham, F. Murray.
Hulce, Tom, 1953-
Berridge, Elizabeth, 1962-
Callow, Simon, 1949-
Dotrice, Roy, 1925-
Ebersole, Christine.
Jones, Jeffrey, 1947-
Kay, Charles, 1930-
Ondricek, Miroslav, 1934-2015.
Von Brandenstein, Patrizia.
Marriner, Neville.
Shaffer, Peter, 1926- Amadeus.
Saul Zaentz Company.
Warner Home Video (Firm).
Added Title Amadeus (Motion picture).
ISBN 1419886762
Standard No. 883929089024
Music No. 1000111493 Warner Home Video

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