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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, (videorecording)

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, (videorecording)

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
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Producer
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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Almost famous (Motion picture : 2000)
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
  • Toll, John
  • Bryce, Ian
  • 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
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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
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 fieatures: 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9780783256436
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929303755
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
87818
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1154106
  • (OCoLC)46439045
  • (OCoLC)ocm46439045
  • 1154106
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, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
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 fieatures: 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9780783256436
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929303755
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
87818
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1154106
  • (OCoLC)46439045
  • (OCoLC)ocm46439045
  • 1154106
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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