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Uniform Title Almost famous (Motion picture : 2000)
Title Almost famous [videorecording] / 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.

Imprint Universal City, CA : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, [2001], c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons DVD Fiction  DVD Almost Famous    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (124 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1).
Special features: the making of Almost famous ; production notes ; cast ; filmmakers ; theatrical trailer ; the Rolling stone articles ; Fever dog music video.
Credits 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.
Cast Billy Crudup, Frances McDormand, Kate Hudson, Jason Lee, Patrick Fugit, Anna Paquin, Fairuza Balk, Noah Taylor, Philip Seymour Hoffman.
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.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
System Details DVD; DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 surround.
Language Closed-captioned.
Awards 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.
Road films.
Feature films.
Genre/Form Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Crowe, Cameron, 1957-
Bryce, Ian, 1956-
Crudup, Billy, 1968-
McDormand, Frances, 1957-
Hudson, Kate, 1979-
Lee, Jason, 1970-
Fugit, Patrick, 1982-
Paquin, Anna.
Balk, Fairuza.
Taylor, Noah.
Hoffman, Philip Seymour, 1967-2014.
Dreamworks Pictures.
Columbia Pictures.
Vinyl Films (Firm)
DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 0783256434
Standard No. 667068781823
Music No. 87818 DreamWorks Home Entertainment

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