Amadeus

92
  • PG
Wonderfully lavish account of the rivalry felt by 18th century Viennese composer Antonio Salieri towards childish musical genius Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Multi-Oscar winner, including Best Picture!
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Wonderfully lavish account of the rivalry felt by 18th century Viennese composer Antonio Salieri towards childish musical genius Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Multi-Oscar winner, including Best Picture!

Original Release

09/19/1984

US Release

09/19/1984

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Cast

Elizabeth Berridge Constanze Mozart
F. Murray Abraham Antonio Salieri
Jeffrey Jones Emperor Joseph II
Roy Dotrice Leopold Mozart
Simon Callow Emanuel Schikaneder
Tom Hulce Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Christine Ebersole Katerina Cavalieri
Barbara Bryne Frau Weber / Mrs. Weber
Cynthia Nixon Lorl
Douglas Seale Count Arco
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Milos Forman

Writers

Peter Shaffer, Zdeněk Mahler

Cast

Elizabeth Berridge Constanze Mozart
F. Murray Abraham Antonio Salieri
Jeffrey Jones Emperor Joseph II
Roy Dotrice Leopold Mozart
Simon Callow Emanuel Schikaneder
Tom Hulce Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Christine Ebersole Katerina Cavalieri
Barbara Bryne Frau Weber / Mrs. Weber
Cynthia Nixon Lorl
Douglas Seale Count Arco
Charles Kay Count Orsini-Rosenberg
Martin Cavina Young Salieri
Roderick Cook Count Von Strack
Milan Demjanenko Karl Mozart
Peter DiGesu Francesco Salieri
Patrick Hines Kappelmeister Bonno
Nicholas Kepros Archbishop Colloredo
Philip Lenkowsky Salieri's Servant
Lisbeth Bartlett Papagena
Richard Frank Father Vogler

Producers

Michael Hausman Executive Producer
Bertil Ohlsson Executive Producer
Saul Zaentz Producer

Editors

Michael Chandler, T.M. Christopher, Nena Danevic

1985OscarBest Picture Won
1985OscarBest Actor in a Leading Role Won
1985OscarBest Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1985OscarBest Director Won
1985OscarBest Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium Won
1985OscarBest Cinematography Nominated
1985OscarBest Art Direction-Set Decoration Won
1985OscarBest Costume Design Won
1985OscarBest Sound Won
1985OscarBest Film Editing Nominated
1985OscarBest Makeup Won
1985Golden GlobeBest Director - Motion Picture Won
1985Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama Won
1985Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
1985Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
1985Golden GlobeBest Screenplay - Motion Picture Won
1985Golden GlobeBest Motion Picture - Drama Won
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