Adapted from Shaffer's play, the film presents the life of Antonio Salieri, a mediocre 18th-century Viennese composer obsessed with and jealous of the musical genius of the age, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Amadeus (Motion picture : Director's cut)
[Burbank, Calif.] : Warner Home Video, 
1 videodiscs (180 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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MPAA rating: R; CHV rating: 14A.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1984; director's cut originally released as a motion picture in 2001.
Special features: feature-length audio commentary by Milos Forman and Peter Shaffer; soundtrack remastered and presented in both Dolby digital 5.1 and Dolby surround 2.0; behind the scenes documentary "The making of Amadeus"; theatrical trailer.
Director of photography, Miroslav Ondricek ; edited by Nena Danevic, Michael Chandler ; music composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; music conducted and supervised by Sir Neville Marriner ; choreography and opera staging by Twyla Tharp.
F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Berridge, Simon Callow, Roy Dotrice, Christine Ebersole, Jeffrey Jones, Charles Kay , Kenneth McMillan.
Blu-ray disc; widescreen (aspect ratio 2.40:1); 1080p HD; Dolby TrueHD 5.1; requires Blu-ray player.
In English (5.1 Dolby digital and 2.0 Dolby digital) and French (5.1 Dolby digital), Spanish, German, and Italian with optional subtitles in English, French, Italian, German, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Swedish and Spanish ; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Winner of 8 Academy Awards including Best Picture, 1984.
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Subjects:Composers -- Austria -- Vienna -- Drama.
Mozart, Constanze, 1763-1842 -- Drama.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 -- Drama.
Salieri, Antonio, 1750-1825 -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Abraham, F. Murray.
Berridge, Elizabeth, 1962-
Callow, Simon, 1949-
Dotrice, Roy, 1923-2017
Hulce, Tom, 1953-
Jones, Jeffrey, 1947-
Kay, Charles, 1930-
McMillan, Kenneth, 1932-1989.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791.
Saul Zaentz Company.
Shaffer, Peter, 1926-2016. Amadeus.
Warner Home Video (Firm)