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Almost famous / Dreamworks Pictures and Columbia Pictures present a Vinyl Films production, a Cameron Crowe Film ; produced by Cameron Crowe, Ian Bryce ; written and directed by Cameron Crowe.

Crowe, Cameron, 1957- (Added Author). Bryce, Ian. (Added Author). Crudup, Billy, 1968- (Added Author). McDormand, Frances. (Added Author). Hudson, Kate, 1979- (Added Author). Lee, Jason, 1970- (Added Author). Fugit, Patrick, 1982- (Added Author). Paquin, Anna. (Added Author). Balk, Fairuza. (Added Author). Taylor, Noah. (Added Author). Hoffman, Philip Seymour, 1967-2014 (Added Author). Toll, John (Cinematographer) (Added Author). Griffith, Clay A. (Added Author). Hartley, Clayton R. (Added Author). Hutshing, Joe. (Added Author). Klein, Saar. (Added Author). Wilson, Nancy, 1954- (Added Author). Heimann, Betsy (Added Author). Dreamworks Pictures. (Added Author). Columbia Pictures. (Added Author). Vinyl Films (Firm) (Added Author). DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Billy Crudup, Frances McDormand, Kate Hudson, Jason Lee, Patrick Fugit, Anna Paquin, Fairuza Balk, Noah Taylor, Philip Seymour Hoffman. (Cast).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Winchester Comm. PL - Winchester VC NF (Text) 76682000125019 Free VHS Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0783256426
  • ISBN: 9780783256429
  • Physical Description: 1 videocassette (124 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, [2001]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as motion picture in 2000.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, John Toll ; art directors, Clay A. Griffith, Clayton R. Hartley ; editors, Joe Hutshing, Saar Klein ; score, Nancy Wilson ; costume designer, Betsy Heimann.
Participant or Performer Note:
Billy Crudup, Frances McDormand, Kate Hudson, Jason Lee, Patrick Fugit, Anna Paquin, Fairuza Balk, Noah Taylor, Philip Seymour Hoffman.
Summary, etc.:
It's the opportunity of a lifetime when teenage reporter William Miller lands an assignment from Rolling Stone magazine. Despite the objections of his protective mother, William hits the road with an up-and-coming rock band and finds there's a lot more to write home about than the music.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
VHS, Dolby stereo surround.
Language Note:
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Awards Note:
Academy Award: 2001, Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen (Cameron Crowe)
Golden Globe: 2001, Best Motion Picture - Comedy/Musical; Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (Kate Hudson)
Subject: Journalists > Drama.
Rock music > 1971-1980 > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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