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Amadeus is a american film of genre Drama directed by Miloš Forman released in USA on 6 september 1984 with F. Murray Abraham

Amadeus (1984)

Amadeus
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Released in USA 6 september 1984
Length 2h11
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    Biography,    Comedy,    Musical theatre,    Historical,    Musical
Rating82% 4.1488054.1488054.1488054.1488054.148805

Amadeus is a 1984 American period drama film directed by Miloš Forman, written by Peter Shaffer, and adapted from Shaffer's stage play Amadeus (1979). The story is set in Vienna, Austria, during the latter half of the 18th century.

The film was nominated for 53 awards and received 40, including eight Academy Awards (including Best Picture), four BAFTA Awards, four Golden Globes, and a Directors Guild of America (DGA) award. In 1998, the American Film Institute ranked Amadeus 53rd on its 100 Years... 100 Movies list.

Synopsis

The story begins in 1823 as the elderly Antonio Salieri (F. Murray Abraham) attempts suicide by slitting his throat while loudly begging forgiveness for having killed Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Tom Hulce) in 1791. Placed in a lunatic asylum for the act, Salieri is visited by Father Vogler (Richard Frank), a young priest who seeks to hear his confession. Salieri is sullen and uninterested but eventually warms to the priest and launches into a long "confession" about his relationship with Mozart.

Actors

F. Murray Abraham

(Antonio Salieri)
Tom Hulce

(Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart)
Elizabeth Berridge

(Constanze Mozart)
Simon Callow

(Emanuel Schikaneder)
Roy Dotrice

(Leopold Mozart)
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