The movie Amadeus tells us the story of Mozart through the eyes of Salieri. At first, Salieri finds Mozartís music simply wonderful.
Antonio Salieri - F. Murray Abraham
TriviaKenneth Branagh, Mark Hammill, and Mel Gibson, were all once cast for the role of Mozart in Amadeus.
Tom Hulce, the actor who played Mozart in Amadeus, practiced the piano four hours per day in order to appear convincing to the public.
F. Murray Abraham won for Best Actor In A Leading Role for the role of Antonio Salieri in Amadeus.
Tom Hulce won for Best Actor In A Leading Role for the role of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in Amadeus.
Milos Forman won for Best Director for Amadeus.
Saul Zaentz, Producer won for Best Picture for Amadeus.
80's Film Facts:
The Movie Amadeus was released to theatres on 09/19/1984 by Warner Bros., and grossed $51,600,000 at the box office in the US.
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Amadeus was such good movie. I though it was sad and exciting.
#1 - Katra - 04/11/2008 - 20:25
The movie is really great! Mozart was a good man but a little crazy sometimes...He is the most talented and gifted pianist and composer ever...Salieri was selfish!
#2 - Stephanie Dawn - 04/17/2008 - 03:56
yes absoluely divine,.
#3 - devin - 09/03/2008 - 14:25