* Most of the time "Wolfie" and "Stanzie" are together. You forgive Mozart a lot for how dear they are to each other.
* When Mozart is [[spoiler: dying, and apologises to Salieri for mocking him in a moment of friendship, acknowledging that he was a jackass.]] Salieri may be a cold, murderous elitist, but you can see on his face [[spoiler: that the apology means a lot, and that he truly did admire Mozart]].
* Mozart [[spoiler: getting a few final moments with Stanzie and his son.]]
* In a moment of Meta-irony, when F. Murray Abraham won Oscar for his performance, he announced that he wished Tom Hulce, also nominated in the same category, had stood next to him.