Make Your Picks
← Back to Movies



F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Berridge, Roy Dotrice View All


Miloš Forman (Director), Peter Shaffer (Screenplay) View All

Release: Sep. 6th, 1984
Runtime: 2 hours, 40 minutes
The incredible story of genius musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback by his peer and secret rival, Antonio Salieri—now confined to an insane asylum.
Average Rating:


We don't currently have any discussions or questions about this film. Go ahead and start one.

Post a Comment

Got something to say? Log in to comment, or register for free. It's quick, easy, and we won't spam you or anything.

Reviewed by

When the title card for the film came on and underneath Amadeus it said; Director's Cut, I knew I was in for a long-ass movie.
Though the extended edition clocks in at about 200 minutes in length, you barely feel it as the film traces Mozart's rise and fall through the eyes of Salieri, complete with excellent commentary from the older Salieri as he reflects on his past.
mark f
The musical passages show the genius of Mozart, even if one of the points of the film is that Genius is not always bestowed upon the most worthy or the most holy.
View All (6)


View All (34)