"Amadeus" quotes

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The life, success and troubles of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, as told by Antonio Salieri, the contemporaneous composer who was insanely jealous of Mozart's talent and claimed to have murdered h... Read all

Director: Milos Forman
Writer: Peter Shaffer, Zdenek Mahler
Production: N/A
Year: 1984
MetaScore: 88/100
ImdbRating: 8.4
BoxOffice: $51,973,029
Released: 19 Sep 1984
Awards: Won 8 Oscars. 43 wins & 15 nominations total

52 Clips

It's unbelievable - Amadeus 00:42
It's unbelievable
From now on - Amadeus 01:09
From now on
It's already here in my head - Amadeus 00:25
It's already here in my head
Italian is the proper language for opera - Amadeus 00:22
Italian is the proper language for opera
Is it true - Amadeus 01:21
Is it true
In a seraglio - Amadeus 00:43
In a seraglio
I'm not going to marry you - Amadeus 00:26
I'm not going to marry you
I'm afraid - Amadeus 00:54
I'm afraid
I will speak for you - Amadeus 00:28
I will speak for you
I think you really are going mad - Amadeus 00:59
I think you really are going mad
I was the most famous composer in Europe - Amadeus 00:58
I was the most famous composer in Europe
I heard the music of true forgiveness filling the theater - Amadeus 00:53
I heard the music of true forgiveness filling the theater
Your son is an unprincipled - Amadeus 00:16
Your son is an unprincipled
Your merciful God - Amadeus 01:07
Your merciful God
Your Majesty - Amadeus 00:16
Your Majesty
I asked you if we could start rehearsals next week and you said yes - Amadeus 00:48
I asked you if we could start rehearsals next week and you...
I am stopping it - Amadeus 00:51
I am stopping it
How would you translate that - Amadeus 00:48
How would you translate that
How could I not - Amadeus 00:42
How could I not
Herr Mozart - Amadeus 01:04
Herr Mozart
He was my idol - Amadeus 01:13
He was my idol
He made me so angry - Amadeus 00:29
He made me so angry
He did not care for music - Amadeus 00:57
He did not care for music
Forgive me - Amadeus 00:28
Forgive me
Forgive your assassin - Amadeus 00:14
Forgive your assassin
Don't take it too hard - Amadeus 00:47
Don't take it too hard
Come on now - Amadeus 00:39
Come on now
Because His Majesty wishes it - Amadeus 01:05
Because His Majesty wishes it
Astounding - Amadeus 02:14
Astounding
All I wanted was to sing to God - Amadeus 00:49
All I wanted was to sing to God
A young man trying to impress beyond his abilities - Amadeus 00:17
A young man trying to impress beyond his abilities
You are very sick - Amadeus 00:19
You are very sick
With music - Amadeus 01:00
With music
Why would God choose an obscene child to be His instrument - Amadeus 00:36
Why would God choose an obscene child to be His instrument
Whom did they choose - Amadeus 00:32
Whom did they choose
What are you doing here - Amadeus 00:25
What are you doing here
They're all so beautiful - Amadeus 00:17
They're all so beautiful
They started without me - Amadeus 00:12
They started without me
There it is - Amadeus 00:09
There it is
The man had no ear at all - Amadeus 00:21
The man had no ear at all
The fourth - Amadeus 00:19
The fourth
The beginning simple - Amadeus 01:42
The beginning simple
That was not Mozart laughing - Amadeus 00:27
That was not Mozart laughing
That was Mozart - Amadeus 00:25
That was Mozart
Stood the figure of a dead commander - Amadeus 02:43
Stood the figure of a dead commander
Old dead legends - Amadeus 01:01
Old dead legends
Nine performances - Amadeus 02:16
Nine performances
My plan was so simple - Amadeus 02:36
My plan was so simple
Mediocrities everywhere - Amadeus 00:27
Mediocrities everywhere
Make me a great composer - Amadeus 01:38
Make me a great composer
Leave him alone - Amadeus 02:00
Leave him alone
Leave me alone - Amadeus 00:34
Leave me alone

Cast

Antonio Salieri - F. Murray Abraham
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Tom Hulce
Constanze Mozart - Elizabeth Berridge
Leopold Mozart - Roy Dotrice
Emanuel Schikaneder - Simon Callow
Katerina Cavalieri - Christine Ebersole
Emperor Joseph II - Jeffrey Jones
Count Orsini-Rosenberg - Charles Kay
Michael Schlumberg (2002 Director's Cut) - Kenneth McMillan
Parody Commendatore - Kenny Baker
Papagena (as Lisabeth Bartlett) - Lisbeth Bartlett
Frau Weber - Barbara Bryne
Young Salieri (as Martin Cavani) - Martin Cavina
Count Von Strack - Roderick Cook
Karl Mozart - Milan Demjanenko
Francesco Salieri - Peter DiGesu
Father Vogler - Richard Frank
Kappelmeister Bonno - Patrick Hines
Archbishop Colloredo - Nicholas Kepros
Salieri's Servant - Philip Lenkowsky
Baron Van Swieten - Jonathan Moore
Hospital Attendant - Brian Pettifer
Salieri's Valet - Vincent Schiavelli
Count Arco - Douglas Seale
Young Mozart - Miroslav Sekera
Gertrude Schlumberg (2002 Director's Cut) (as Cassie Stewart) - Cassie Stuart
Conductor - John Strauss
Wig Salesman - Karl-Heinz Teuber
Frau Schlumberg (2002 Director's Cut) - Rita Zohar
Figaro in 'The Marriage of Figaro' - Miro Grisa
Countess in 'The Marriage of Figaro' - Helena Cihelnikova
Count Almaviva in 'The Marriage of Figaro' - Karel Gult
Susanna in 'The Marriage of Figaro' - Zuzana Kadlecova
Cherubino in 'The Marriage of Figaro' - Magda Celakovska
Barbarina in 'The Marriage of Figaro' - Slavena Drasilova
Marcellina in 'The Marriage of Figaro' - Eva Senková
Basilio in 'The Marriage of Figaro' - Leos Kratochvil
Don Curzio in 'The Marriage of Figaro' - Gino Zeman
Dr. Bartolo in 'The Marriage of Figaro' (as Jarolsav Mikulin) - Janoslav Mikulín
Antonio in 'The Marriage of Figaro' (as Ladislav Kretschmer) - Ladislav Krecmer
Don Giovanni in 'Don Giovanni' - Karel Fiala
Commendatore in 'Don Giovanni' - Jan Blazek
Leporello in 'Don Giovanni' - Zdenek Jelen
Queen of the Night in 'The Magic Flute' - Milada Cechalova
Dancer - John Carrafa
Dancer - Sara Clifford
Dancer - Anne Glasner
Dancer - Barbara Hoom
Dancer - Mary Kellogg
Dancer - Jennifer Rawe
Dancer (as Thomas Rawe) - Tom Rawe
Czechoslovakian Actor (as Hana Brejchova) - Hana Brejchová
Czechoslovakian Actor (as Miriam Chytilova) - Miriam Chytilová
Czechoslovakian Actor - Karel Effa
Czechoslovakian Actor (as Radka Fiedlerova) - Radka Fiedlerová
Czechoslovakian Actor - Rene Gabzdyl
Czechoslovakian Actor (as Karel Habl) - Karel Hábl
Czechoslovakian Actor (as Atka Janouskova) - Atka Janousková
Czechoslovakian Actor - Marta Jarolimkova
Czechoslovakian Actor - Gabriela Krckova
Czechoslovakian Actor - Vladimir Krousky
Czechoslovakian Actor (as Jiri Krtinar) - Jirí Krytinár
Czechoslovakian Actor - Radka Kucharova
Czechoslovakian Actor - Jan Kuzelka
Czechoslovakian Actor - Jirí Lír
Czechoslovakian Actor (as Lenka Loubalova) - Lenka Loubalová
Czechoslovakian Actor (as Dagmar Maskov) - Dagmar Maskova
Czechoslovakian Actor - Ladislav Mikes
Czechoslovakian Actor (as Jitka Molavcova) - Jitka Molavcová
Czechoslovakian Actor - Jana Musilová
Czechoslovakian Actor - Vojtech Nalezenec
Czechoslovakian Actor (as Pavel Novy) - Pavel Nový
Czechoslovakian Actor - Jiri Opsatko
Czechoslovakian Actor - Jan Pohan
Czechoslovakian Actor (as Tereza Pokorna) - Therese Herz
Czechoslovakian Actor (as Ivan Pokorny) - Ivan Pokorný
Czechoslovakian Actor - Milan Riehs
Czechoslovakian Actor - Iva Sebkova
Czechoslovakian Actor - Zdenek Sklenar
Czechoslovakian Actor - Renata Vackova
Czechoslovakian Actor - Jiri Vancura
Czechoslovakian Actor (as Dana Vavrova) - Dana Vávrová
Czechoslovakian Actor - Petra Vogelova
Czechoslovakian Actor - Josef Zeman
Queen of the Night in 'The Magic Flute' (singing voice) - June Anderson
Susanna in 'The Marriage of Figaro' (singing voice) - Isobel Buchanan
Salieri's Student - Michele Esposito
Papagena in 'The Magic Flute' (singing voice) - Gillian Fisher
Cherubino in 'The Marriage of Figaro' (singing voice) - Anne Howells
Papageno in 'The Magic Flute' (singing voice) - Brian Kay
Don Curzio in 'The Marriage of Figaro' (singing voice) - Robin Leggate
Countess in 'The Marriage of Figaro' (singing voice) - Felicity Lott
Cardinal - Zdenek Mahler
Cavalieri in 'Axur' / Constanza in 'Abduction from the Seraglio' (singing voice) - Suzanne Murphy
Basilio in 'The Marriage of Figaro' (singing voice) - Alexander Oliver
Marcellina in 'The Marriage of Figaro' (singing voice) - Patricia Payne
Figaro in 'The Marriage of Figaro' (singing voice) - Samuel Ramey
Barbarina in 'The Marriage of Figaro' (singing voice) - Deborah Rees
Count Almaviva in 'The Marriage of Figaro' / Don Giovanni in 'Don Giovanni' (singing voice) - Richard Stilwell
Dr. Bartolo in 'The Marriage of Figaro' / Commendatore in 'Don Giovanni' (singing voice) - John Tomlinson
Antonio in 'The Marriage of Figaro' / Leporello in 'Don Giovanni' (singing voice) - Willard White