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Uniform Title Amadeus (Motion picture)
Title Peter Schaffer's Amadeus [videorecording] / 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.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2002.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    AMA    Available
Edition Two-disc special ed.
Description 2 videodiscs (180 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1984; director's cut originally released as a motion picture in 2001.
Widescreen version preserving the aspect ratio of the original motion picture.
Running time includes only feature.
Special features include: commentary soundtrack with Milos Foreman and Peter Shaffer ; documentary, The making of Amadeus ; theatrical trailer ; cast and crew biographies ; awards.
Contents Disc A. Feature. Cast and crew. Awards -- Disc B. The making of Amadeus. Theatrical trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Miroslav Ondricek ; editors, Nena Danevic, Michael Chandler ; music, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; music conductor and supervision, Neville Marriner ; choreographer, Twyla Tharp.
Cast F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Berridge, Simon Callow, Roy Dotrice, Christine Ebersole, Jeffrey Jones.
Summary 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.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
System Details DVD.
Language English language soundtracks (5.1 Dolby surround or 2.0 Dolby stereo) and French language soundtrack (5.1 Dolby surround) with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Subject Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 -- Drama.
Salieri, Antonio, 1750-1825 -- Drama.
Mozart, Constanze, 1763-1842 -- Drama.
Composers -- Austria -- Vienna -- Drama.
Genre/Form Biographical films
Historical films
Musical films
Feature films
Added Author Forman, MiloŇ°.
Zaentz, Saul.
Abraham, F. Murray.
Hulce, Tom, 1953-
Berridge, Elizabeth, 1962-
Callow, Simon, 1949-
Dotrice, Roy, 1925-
Ebersole, Christine.
Jones, Jeffrey, 1947-
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791.
Shaffer, Peter, 1926- Amadeus.
Marriner, Neville.
Tharp, Twyla.
Saul Zaentz Company.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Note Container title: Amadeus director's cut
ISBN 0790765152
Standard No. 085393746421
Music No. 37464 Warner Home Video

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