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Title Amadeus [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures ; the Saul Zaentz Company presents a Milos Forman film ; original stage play and screenplay by Peter Shaffer ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Milos Forman.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2002.

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 Moore Video  PN1997 .A3282 2002    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Edition Two-disc special ed. ; director's cut ; widescreen version.
Description 2 DVDs (180 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; Region 1.
Language In English or dubbed French; subtitles available in English, French, or Spanish.
Cast F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Berridge, Simon Callow, Roy Dotrice, Christine Ebersole, Jeffrey Jones.
Credits Director of photography, Miroslav Ondricek; editors, Nena Danevic, Michael Chandler; editor of the director's cut, T.M. Christopher; music, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; singers include Samuel Ramey, Felicity Lott, Richard Stilwell, John Tomlinson, Willard White, June Anderson, and Brian Kay; instrumental soloists: Ivan Moravec, Imogen Cooper, piano, Thomas Bloch, glass harmonica; orchestra, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields; music conductor and supervision, Neville Marriner ; choreography and opera staging by Twyla Tharp.
Note DVD release of the 1984 motion picture ; director's cut originally released in 2001.
Special features disc 1: cast and crew biographies ; commentary by Milos Forman and Peter Shaffer ; awards. Disc 2: making of Amadeus ; theatrical trailer.
Dolby digital 5.1 or 2.0.
Summary Adapted from Shaffer's play, the film presents a partly fictitious account of the life of Antonio Salieri, a sound but not invariably inspired 18th century Viennese composer obsessed with and jealous of the musical genius of the age, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Contents Disc A. Feature film -- disc B. The making of Amadeus.
Subject Shaffer, Peter, 1926-2016 -- Film adaptations.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 -- Drama.
Salieri, Antonio, 1750-1825 -- Drama.
Composers -- Austria -- Vienna -- Drama.
Mozart, Constanze, 1763-1842 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Forman, MiloŇ°. Director.
Zaentz, Saul. Production personnel.
Abraham, F. Murray. Actor.
Hulce, Tom, 1953- Actor.
Berridge, Elizabeth, 1962- Actor.
Callow, Simon, 1949- Actor.
Dotrice, Roy, 1923-2017. Actor.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Composer.
Ramey, Samuel. voc
Lott, Felicity. voc
Stilwell, Richard. voc
Tomlinson, John, 1946 September 22- voc
White, Willard. voc
Moravec, Ivan, 1930-2015. Instrumentalist.
Cooper, Imogen. Instrumentalist.
Marriner, Neville. Conductor.
Tharp, Twyla. Choreographer.
Shaffer, Peter, 1926-2016. Author. Amadeus
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields. Performer.
Saul Zaentz Company. Producer.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ) Producer.
Warner Home Video (Firm) Distributor.
ISBN 0790765152
Standard No. 085393746421
Music No. 37464 Warner Home Video