Amadeus | 1984

Drama, Adaptation
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's career and life are threatened by an envious court composer Antonio Salieri.
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Cast

... Antonio Salieri

Actor

... Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Actor

... Constanze Mozart

Actor

... Emanuel Schikaneder

Actor

... Leopold Mozart

Actor

... Katerina Cavalieri

Actor

... Emperor Joseph II

Actor

... Count Orsini-Rosenberg

Actor

... Parody Commendatore

Actor

... Frau Weber

Actor

... Young Salieri

Actor

... Count Von Strack

Actor

Writers

Screenplay

Play as Source Material

Company

Production Company

LCP Pompeii

Production Company

Modern Film Effects

Production Company

Production Company

Synopsis

The little known composer Salieri tells a priest the story of his past association with Mozart and confesses that he actually killed him. The celebrated court composer's entire foundation is shattered after he meets the 26-year-old prodigy, Mozart. Salieri's jealousy leads him to destroy Mozart while setting down a path of self-destruction.

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