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The Resource Amadeus, Saul Zaentz Company ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Milos Forman ; screenplay by Peter Shaffer, (videorecording)

Amadeus, Saul Zaentz Company ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Milos Forman ; screenplay by Peter Shaffer, (videorecording)

Label
Amadeus
Title
Amadeus
Statement of responsibility
Saul Zaentz Company ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Milos Forman ; screenplay by Peter Shaffer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When Mozart arrives at the court of Emperor Joseph II, court composer Antonio Salieri is horrified to discover that the godlike musical gifts he desires himself have been bestowed on a bawdy joker. Mad with envy, he plots to destroy Mozart by any means
Awards note
Winner Academy Award for best picture, best actor (F. Murray Abraham), best art direction, best costume design, best director, best makeup, best sound, best adaptation screenplay.
Cataloging source
B2A
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Moroslav Ondricek; production design, Patrizia Von Brandenstein; music, Sir Neville Marriner
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG
  • Rating on container: R
Language note
English and French soundtracks with English and French subtitles
PerformerNote
F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Berridge, Simon Callow, Roy Dotrice, Christine Ebersole, Jeffrey Jones, Charles Kay
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1962-
  • 1949-
  • 1923-2017
  • 1947-
  • 1926-2016
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Forman, MiloÅ¡
  • Zaentz, Saul
  • Abraham, F. Murray
  • Hulce, Tom
  • Berridge, Elizabeth
  • Callow, Simon
  • Dotrice, Roy
  • Ebersole, Christine
  • Jones, Jeffrey
  • Kay, Charles
  • Ondricek, Moroslav
  • Von Brandenstein, Patrizia
  • Marriner, Neville
  • Shaffer, Peter
  • Saul Zaentz Company
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
160
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Salieri, Antonio
  • Composers
  • Envy
  • Vienna (Austria)
  • Shaffer, Peter
  • Feature films
  • Biographical films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Amadeus, Saul Zaentz Company ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Milos Forman ; screenplay by Peter Shaffer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Based on the Broadway play by Peter Shaffer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Includes interactive menus, production notes, scene access, theatrical trailer, and alternate music-only track
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (160 min.)
Isbn
9781419886768
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929089024
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000111493
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o466807115
  • (OCoLC)466807115
System details
DVD; region 1; Dolby digital surround (English), Dolby surround stereo (French)
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Amadeus, Saul Zaentz Company ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Milos Forman ; screenplay by Peter Shaffer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Based on the Broadway play by Peter Shaffer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Includes interactive menus, production notes, scene access, theatrical trailer, and alternate music-only track
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (160 min.)
Isbn
9781419886768
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929089024
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000111493
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o466807115
  • (OCoLC)466807115
System details
DVD; region 1; Dolby digital surround (English), Dolby surround stereo (French)
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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