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The Resource 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, (videorecording)

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, (videorecording)

Label
Almost famous
Title
Almost famous
Statement of responsibility
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
Title variation
Almost famous
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
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
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
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian home video rating 14A
Language note
Closed captioned in for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Billy Crudup, Frances McDormand, Kate Hudson, Jason Lee, Patrick Fugit, Anna Paquin, Fairuza Balk, Noah Taylor, Philip Seymour Hoffman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1968-
  • 1979-
  • 1970-
  • 1982-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crowe, Cameron
  • Crudup, Billy
  • McDormand, Frances
  • Hudson, Kate
  • Lee, Jason.
  • Fugit, Patrick
Runtime
124
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 2000
  • DVD special features include: Stillwater's Fever dog music video, HBO behind-the-scenes featurette The making of Almost famous, the Rolling Stone article, cast and crew bios, theatrical trailers, and production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9780783256436
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
667068781823
Other physical details
sd. (stereo.), col.
Publisher number
87818
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm46439045
System details
DVD; DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 surround
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
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, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 2000
  • DVD special features include: Stillwater's Fever dog music video, HBO behind-the-scenes featurette The making of Almost famous, the Rolling Stone article, cast and crew bios, theatrical trailers, and production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9780783256436
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
667068781823
Other physical details
sd. (stereo.), col.
Publisher number
87818
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm46439045
System details
DVD; DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 surround
Video recording format
laserdisc

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