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PG| 2 hr. 38 min.

Plot Summary
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Tom Hulce) is a remarkably talented young Viennese composer who unwittingly finds a fierce rival in the disciplined and determined Antonio Salieri (F. Murray Abraham). Resenting Mozart for both his hedonistic lifestyle and his undeniable talent, the highly religious Salieri is gradually consumed by his jealousy and becomes obsessed with Mozart's downfall, leading to a devious scheme that has dire consequences for both men.

Cast: F. Murray Abraham , Tom Hulce , Jeffrey Jones , Elizabeth Berridge , Simon Callow , Roy Dotrice , Christine Ebersole , Charles Kay

Director: Milos Forman

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Warner Home Vídeo, Orion Pictures

Amadeus: Director's Cut (1984)

Release Date: September 19th, 1984|2 hr. 38 min.

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  • 100
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Perfect pitch. show more

  • 100
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    "Amadeus is about as close to perfection as movies get," I wrote in 1984. Now, it's 20 minutes closer. show more

  • 100
    Michael Wilmington Chicago Tribune

    It still soars, but now it seems richer, more expansive. Amadeus reminds us that movies can be lyrical as well as vulgar, ambitious as well as playful, brilliant as well as down and dirty -- just like Amadeus himself. show more

  • June 10, 2008 PepsiCola972
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    My family is in to classical music, and my dad made me watch this movie one night, and i fell in LOVE with it! I watch very often now! The music is amazing, and so are the actors: they portray their characters very well!

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