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Films about Classical Music and Musicians (Film Guide): Anchors Aweigh, Shine, a Song to Remember, Mr. Hollands Opus, Amadeus, the Red Violin Source Wikipedia

Films about Classical Music and Musicians (Film Guide): Anchors Aweigh, Shine, a Song to Remember, Mr. Hollands Opus, Amadeus, the Red Violin

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Published August 13th 2011
ISBN : 9781156471609
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50 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Commentary (films not included). Pages: 49. Chapters: Anchors Aweigh, Shine, A Song to Remember, Mr. Hollands Opus,MorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Commentary (films not included). Pages: 49. Chapters: Anchors Aweigh, Shine, A Song to Remember, Mr. Hollands Opus, Amadeus, The Red Violin, The Pianist, Hilary and Jackie, Baiju Bawra, Humoresque, The Music Lovers, List of films about pianists, Song of Summer, Together, The Piano Teacher, Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky, Immortal Beloved, Taking Sides, Impromptu, Copying Beethoven, Intermezzo, Le Concert, Friedemann Bach, Szerelmi lmok - Liszt, The Last Good Time, The Seventh Veil, Song of Russia, Chopin: Desire for Love, September Affair, Eroica, Franz Schubert, Song Without End, Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould, Tous les matins du monde, Mahler, Wagner, Magic Fire, Farinelli, Dangerous Moonlight, Song of Norway, Lisztomania, The Great Waltz, The Page Turner, Elgar, Rhapsody, Beethoven Lives Upstairs, Le Roi danse, Song of Love, Sibelius, The Eternal Waltz, Tchaikovsky. Excerpt: Amadeus is a 1984 period drama film directed by Milo Forman and written by Peter Shaffer. Adapted from Shaffers stage play Amadeus, the story is based loosely on the lives of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Antonio Salieri, two composers who lived in Vienna, Austria, during the latter half of the 18th century. The film was nominated for 53 awards and received 40, including eight Academy Awards (including Best Picture), four BAFTA Awards, four Golden Globes, and a DGA Award. In 1998, the American Film Institute ranked Amadeus 53rd on its 100 Years... 100 Movies list. See the article Amadeus, about the stage play that the film is based on, for some notes on the historical accuracy of the script.The film begins in 1823 as Salieri, as an old man, attempts suicide by slitting his throat while loudly begging forgiveness for having killed Mozart in 1791. Placed in a lunatic asylum for the act, Salieri is visited by a young priest who seeks to take his confessio...