Amadeus (1984) – Member’s Choice – Director’s cut

21 03 2011

Friday 25th March @ 7.30

Runtime: 160 mins (There will be an interval during this screening)

Cert: PG

USA 1984

J. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Beridge
Dir: Milos Forman
Told from the point of view of the bitter Antonio Salieri, the man banished to the musical shadows by the brilliance of Mozart’s genius, the film explores the contradiction between the genius and the man. Salieri is driven to the brink of insanity in the realisation that God favoured the juvenile and vulgar Mozart to be his chosen instrument.
Dealing with the last ten years of Mozart’s life the film is ravishing to look at and the music sublime

Find out More at the Internet Movie database

Film Website: Wikipedia Entry




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