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Amadeus (1984) Poster

(1984)

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Edited into 

The Making of 'Amadeus' (2002) (Video)
5 Second Movies: Amadeus (2008) (TV Episode)
movie is edited into short comedic clip
Final Cut: Hölgyeim és uraim (2012)
scenes are taken from this film

References 

Barry Lyndon (1975)
Die Entführung aus dem Serail (1980) (TV Movie)

Referenced in 

Tootsie (1982)
At the party halfway through the film a poster of Amadeus is shown.
The Abbey of Crime: Umberto Eco's 'The Name of the Rose' (1986) (TV Movie)
mentioned by narrator.
Valmont (1989)
Both Milos Forman films, filmed in Prague and dealing with well-to-do people in 1780s Europe, have Vincent Schiavelli as a servant.
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures: The Birth of Rock 'N Roll or Too Hip for the Womb (1990) (TV Episode)
Bill and Ted talk about the film.
Last Action Hero (1993)
Danny tells Jack Slater that he should not trust John Practice (played by F. Murray Abraham) because he killed Mozart, referring to Abraham's role as Salieri in "Amadeus".
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Alien from L.A. (1993) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Patti LaBelle, as Amadeus"
Animaniacs: Video Review/When Mice Ruled the Earth (1993) (TV Episode)
Seen on video store shelf
Guarding Tess (1994)
Seinfeld: The Maestro (1995) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name
England, My England (1995)
The player's complaint that French music "has too many notes" is the same as Emperor Joseph's comment on Mozart's music.
Shine (1996)
The Birdcage (1996)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Laserblast (1996) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike during the closing credits of "Laserblast."
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
Gargoyles place Mozart-esque wig on Quasimodo (Tom Hulce)
The Oprah Winfrey Show: Summer Movie Reviews (1996) (TV Episode)
In a street interview, a theatergoer cites this as her all-time favorite film.
Siskel & Ebert: Remembering Gene Siskel (1999) (TV Episode)
Gene Siskel mentions the movie (in an archive clip).
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Girl in Gold Boots (1999) (TV Episode)
"You've shown us something quite... new." "It IS new, isn't it?"
Blow Dry (2001)
mentioned once
Zilch (2002) (Short)
The Blood Pact: The Making of 'Blade II' (2002) (Video)
mentionned once
The Making of 'Amadeus' (2002) (Video)
The Last Horror Movie (2003)
There is a poster of the older film visible on the wall of the video store Max "plants" his film in.
School of Rock (2003)
After Jack Black and the kids write "Step Off", he bows and says "Grazie...grazie". In 'Amadeus', Salieri peforms a similar bow and says the same line in one scene.
Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession (2004) (TV Movie)
Listed in a program schedule.
Film Geek (2005)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Father of the Pride: The Siegfried and Roy Fantasy Experience Movie (2005) (TV Episode)
The guys are watching a Bill Murray marathon on TV and one of them says Murray should have won the Oscar that year for "Ghost Busters" instead of F. Murray Abraham for "Amadeus"
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.39 (2005) (TV Episode)
correct response in "Name That Movie" category
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.186 (2006) (TV Episode)
contestant Eric Dolansky says he once had to deny the film's star F. Murray Abraham admission to a theater because he was too late
The Abortion (2006)
poster seen
Martian Child (2007)
"You saw 'Amadeus."
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
DVD case is shown.
The Hurt Locker (2008)
Will buys this DVD from a boy
The Informers (2008)
Mentioned in dialogue by Roger
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 3 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $100 question
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 4 (2009) (TV Episode)
Cynthia Nixon's role is the subject of a $100,000 question
30 Rock: Into the Crevasse (2009) (TV Episode)
Tracey has seen a XXX spoof called "I'm a do us"
Brief Film Reviews: My DVD/Blu-Ray Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD cover shown.
Suits: Rewind (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialog
Fearless Vampire Killers: At War with the Thirst (2013)
when Laurence compares his relationship with Kier to that of Mozart and Salieri in the film.
The Cinema Snob: The Terminator 1991 Remake (2013) (TV Episode)
"And if you think I'm going to watch Amadeus pan and scan..."

Featured in 

The 57th Annual Academy Awards (1985) (TV Special)
The Secrets of Dick Smith (1991) (TV Movie)
Oscar's Greatest Moments (1992) (Video)
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Movie)
The 69th Annual Academy Awards (1997) (TV Special)
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: America's Greatest Movies (1998) (TV Special)
This film is #53 on the list.
Harmoniques: Mozart: A Quest for Freedom (1998) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Masters of Production: The Hidden Art of Hollywood (2004) (TV Movie)
Discusses Production Design
The 77th Annual Academy Awards (2005) (TV Special)
I Love the 80's 3-D: 1984 (2005) (TV Episode)
shown in segment
The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Featured in Best Picture montage.
Pauw & Witteman: Episode #6.78 (2012) (TV Episode)
A fragment is shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Patch Adams (2012) (TV Episode)
Critic states how Mozart's musical upbringing clarifies his success in music, as opposed to Patch, where nothing of the sort happens.
Nostalgia Critic: The Top 11 Awesome Movie Themes (2012) (TV Episode)
A clip from the movie is used for the title and for the countdown.

Spoofed in 

The Work and the Story (2003)
"Break-in" scene is parody of ending of Amadeus, Mozart music is playing
The Simpsons: Margical History Tour (2004) (TV Episode)
The 3rd segment is a spoof of Amadeus, a fact which is pointed out at the end
Family Guy: It Takes a Village Idiot, and I Married One (2007) (TV Episode)
Stewie impersonates composers and Peter is likened to Saligieri
30 Rock: Succession (2008) (TV Episode)
Spoofed towards the end of the episode
How I Met Your Mother: The Best Burger in New York (2008) (TV Episode)
The description of the burger spoofs Salieri's description of Mozart's music - you can even hear the music in the background
Caffeine Madness (2014) (Short)
The piano segment is a parody of this film. Mozart's music can be heard earlier in the film.

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