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Amadeus (1984)

Amadeus - An classical Holywood epic; beautiful baroque design with larger-than-life performances and brilliant themes of jealousy, talent and artistic legacy. (9/10)


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Antonio Salieri - popular Italian composer in the late 18th century; he was a contemporary of W.A. Mozart, but contrary to popular opinion, they were not bitter rivals.

Mozart’s Last Aria by Matt Rees Corvus

Murray Abraham starred as Antonio Salieri in the 1984 movie Amadeus ...

Amadeus (1984)

The incredible story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback by his peer and secret rival Antonio Salieri - now confined to an insane asylum. ~ Amadeus ~ 1984


Exploding the Salieri myth

Tradition and the love of a good yarn have long cast Antonio Salieri as the murderer of Mozart and a musical hack. Erica Jeal explodes the myth.

Amadeus (1984)

Amadeus is a 1984 period drama film directed by Miloš Forman and written by Peter Shaffer. Adapted from Shaffer's stage play Amadeus (1979), the story is a variation of Alexandr Pushkin's play Mozart i Salieri (Моцарт и Сальери, 1830), in which the composer Antonio Salieri recognizes the genius of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart but thwarts him out of envy. <3 <3 <3 <3 <3/5