• Immortal Beloved (1994)

Immortal Beloved

Release Date: 1994

DVD Release Date: October 5th, 1999

R |2 hr 1 min

Plot Summary

This biography chronicles the life of infamous classical composer Ludwig van Beethoven (Gary Oldman) and his painful struggle with hearing loss. Following Beethoven's death in 1827, his assistant, Schindler (Jeroen Krabbé), searches for an elusive woman referred to in the composer's love letters as "immortal beloved." As Schindler solves the mystery, a series of flashbacks reveals Beethoven's transformation from passionate young man to troubled musical genius.

Cast: Gary Oldman, Jeroen Krabbé, Isabella Rossellini, Johanna ter Steege, Marco Hofschneider, Miriam Margolyes, Barry Humphries, Valeria Golino

Director: Bernard Rose

Genres: Biography , Historical drama

Production Co: Icon Entertainment International

Keywords: Friend , Transformation , Mystery , Passionate , Fascinating , Emotional , Brother , Love , Son