The Resource Almost famous, Dreamworks Pictures and Columbia Pictures present a Vinyl Films production ; a Cameron Crowe film ; director of photography, John Toll ; produced by Cameron Crowe, Ian Bryce ; written and directed by Cameron Crowe

Almost famous, Dreamworks Pictures and Columbia Pictures present a Vinyl Films production ; a Cameron Crowe film ; director of photography, John Toll ; produced by Cameron Crowe, Ian Bryce ; written and directed by Cameron Crowe

Label
Almost famous
Title
Almost famous
Statement of responsibility
Dreamworks Pictures and Columbia Pictures present a Vinyl Films production ; a Cameron Crowe film ; director of photography, John Toll ; produced by Cameron Crowe, Ian Bryce ; written and directed by Cameron Crowe
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
Credits note
Score by Nancy Wilson ; costume designer, Betsy Heimann ; editors, Joe Hutshing, Saar Klein ; art directors, Clay A. Griffith, Clayton R. Hartley ; co-producer, Lisa Stewart
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Optonal 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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1968-
  • 1979-
  • 1970-
  • 1982-
  • 1980-
  • 1980-
  • 1967-2014
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crowe, Cameron
  • 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
  • Wilson, Nancy
  • Dreamworks Pictures
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Vinyl Films (Firm)
  • DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Journalists
  • Rock music
  • Comedy films
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Almost famous, Dreamworks Pictures and Columbia Pictures present a Vinyl Films production ; a Cameron Crowe film ; director of photography, John Toll ; produced by Cameron Crowe, Ian Bryce ; written and directed by Cameron Crowe
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/039/000000000010039406.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the writer and director of 'Jerry Maguire'
  • Special features: "The making of Almost famous"; Production notes; Cast ; Filmmakers; Theatrical trailer; The Rolling stone articles; "Fever dog" music video
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Special features: Anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) -- 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 -- Language: English DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby surround 2.0 surround -- Captioned in English -- Subtitled in English
Control code
ocm46439045
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929317035
  • 032429258663
Publisher number
87818
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)768810703
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic 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 ; a Cameron Crowe film ; director of photography, John Toll ; produced by Cameron Crowe, Ian Bryce ; written and directed by Cameron Crowe
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/039/000000000010039406.gif
Publication
Note
  • From the writer and director of 'Jerry Maguire'
  • Special features: "The making of Almost famous"; Production notes; Cast ; Filmmakers; Theatrical trailer; The Rolling stone articles; "Fever dog" music video
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Special features: Anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) -- 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 -- Language: English DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby surround 2.0 surround -- Captioned in English -- Subtitled in English
Control code
ocm46439045
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929317035
  • 032429258663
Publisher number
87818
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)768810703
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic 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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