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Amadeus(Movie, 1984)

R
| 2h 40min | Genres: Drama, History, Music
AmadeusRating: 4.0/5 (with 1,164 votes)
Amadeus is a 1984 American epic period biographical drama film directed by Miloš Forman and adapted by Peter Shaffer from his stage play Amadeus. The story is set in Vienna, Austria during the latter half of the 18th century, and is a fictionalized biography of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, described by its writer as "fantasia on the theme of Mozart and Salieri". Mozart's music is heard extensively in the soundtrack of the film. The film follows a fictional rivalry between Mozart and Italian composer Antonio Salieri at the court of Emperor Joseph II. The film stars F. Murray Abraham as Salieri (who received the Academy Award for Best Actor for his performance) and Tom Hulce as Mozart (who was also nominated for the same award as Abraham). Amadeus was released by Orion Pictures on September 19, 1984, thirteen days following its world premiere in Los Angeles on September 6, 1984. Upon release, the film received widespread acclaim and was a box office hit by grossing over $90 million. Considered one of the best films of... ()
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Awards & Nominations for Amadeus

Academy Award for Best Picture Amanda Award for Best Foreign Feature Film César Award for Best Foreign Film Academy Award for Best Actor Academy Award for Best Director Academy Award for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay Academy Award for Best Costume Design Academy Award for Best Makeup and Hairstyling Academy Award for Best Production Design Academy Award for Best Sound Mixing BAFTA Award for Best Editing BAFTA Award for Best Makeup and Hair BAFTA Award for Best Sound 2x Academy Award for Best Actor Academy Award for Best Director Academy Award for Best Cinematography Academy Award for Best Film Editing Academy Award for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay Academy Award for Best Costume Design Academy Award for Best Picture Academy Award for Best Makeup and Hairstyling Academy Award for Best Production Design Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Drama Academy Award for Best Sound Mixing

About Amadeus

The incredible story of genius musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback by his peer and secret rival, Antonio Salieri—now confined to an insane asylum.

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Trailer (Trailer) | Amadeus ≣ 1984 ≣ Trailer (Trailer, DE) | Deutsch HD (Trailer, DE)

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Shot in: Austria, Vienna, Prague
Plays in: Vienna
Based on the work of: Peter Shaffer ("Amadeus")
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: German (DE), English (EN), Italian (IT), Latin (LA)
Translated into 22 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 09/06/1984
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"아마데우스"
"阿瑪迪斯"
"Peter Shaffer's Amadeus"
Budget: 18,000,000 USD
Revenue: 51,973,029 USD (= 289%)
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1

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