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The Resource Almost Famous, Dreamworks Pictures and Columbia Pictures present a Vinyl Films production of a Cameron Crowe film ; produced by Cameron Crowe, Ian Bryce ; written and directed by Cameron Crowe, (videorecording)

Almost Famous, Dreamworks Pictures and Columbia Pictures present a Vinyl Films production of a Cameron Crowe film ; produced by Cameron Crowe, Ian Bryce ; written and directed by Cameron Crowe, (videorecording)

Label
Almost Famous
Title
Almost Famous
Statement of responsibility
Dreamworks Pictures and Columbia Pictures present a Vinyl Films production of a Cameron Crowe film ; produced by Cameron Crowe, Ian Bryce ; written and directed by Cameron Crowe
Contributor
Actor
Art director
Costume designer
Director of photography
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
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Member of
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)
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
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Almost famous (Motion picture : 2000)
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Credits note
Score by Nancy Wilson ; costume designer, Betsy Heimann ; editors, Joe Hutshing, Saar Klein ; art directors, Clay A. Griffith, Clayton R. Hartley ; director of photography, John Toll ; co-producer, Lisa Stewart
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles; Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
A49 2001
PerformerNote
Billy Crudup, Frances McDormand, Kate Hudson, Jason Lee, Patrick Fugit, Anna Paquin, Fairuza Balk, Noah Taylor, Zooey Deschanel, Jimmy Fallon, Bijou Phillips, Philip Seymour Hoffman
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  • 1957-
  • 1954-
  • 1968-
  • 1979-
  • 1970-
  • 1982-
  • 1980-
  • 1980-
  • 1967-2014
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  • Crowe, Cameron
  • Bryce, Ian.
  • Toll, John
  • Wilson, Nancy
  • Hutshing, Joe
  • Klein, Saar
  • Griffith, Clay A.
  • Hartley, Clayton R.
  • Heimann, Betsy
  • Crudup, Billy
  • McDormand, Frances.
  • Hudson, Kate
  • Lee, Jason
  • Fugit, Patrick
  • Paquin, Anna.
  • Balk, Fairuza
  • Taylor, Noah.
  • Deschanel, Zooey
  • Fallon, Jimmy.
  • Phillips, Bijou
  • Hoffman, Philip Seymour
  • DreamWorks Pictures
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Vinyl Films (Firm)
  • DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
123
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  • Journalists
  • Rock music
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Almost Famous, Dreamworks Pictures and Columbia Pictures present a Vinyl Films production of a Cameron Crowe film ; produced by Cameron Crowe, Ian Bryce ; written and directed by Cameron Crowe, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Special features: "The making of Almost Famous" HBO behind-the-scenes featurette; Production notes; Cast and crew bios; Theatrical trailer; The Rolling Stone articles; Stillwater's "Fever dog" music video
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features include: Stillwater's "Fever dog" music video -- HBO behind-the-scenes featurette "The making of Almost famous" -- The Rolling Stone articles -- Cast and crew bios -- theatrical trailers -- production notes
Control code
sky261874682
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Isbn
9780783256436
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 08/17
Other control number
  • 883929303755
  • 032429256348
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
87818
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Almost Famous, Dreamworks Pictures and Columbia Pictures present a Vinyl Films production of a Cameron Crowe film ; produced by Cameron Crowe, Ian Bryce ; written and directed by Cameron Crowe, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Special features: "The making of Almost Famous" HBO behind-the-scenes featurette; Production notes; Cast and crew bios; Theatrical trailer; The Rolling Stone articles; Stillwater's "Fever dog" music video
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features include: Stillwater's "Fever dog" music video -- HBO behind-the-scenes featurette "The making of Almost famous" -- The Rolling Stone articles -- Cast and crew bios -- theatrical trailers -- production notes
Control code
sky261874682
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Isbn
9780783256436
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 08/17
Other control number
  • 883929303755
  • 032429256348
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
87818
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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