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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
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
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
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M86
LC item number
A47 2001a
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-
  • 1967-2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crowe, Cameron
  • Bryce, Ian
  • Crudup, Billy
  • McDormand, Frances
  • Hudson, Kate
  • Lee, Jason
  • Fugit, Patrick
  • Paquin, Anna
  • Balk, Fairuza
  • Taylor, Noah
  • Hoffman, Philip Seymour
  • Dreamworks Pictures
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Vinyl Films (Firm)
  • DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Journalists
  • Rock music
  • Road films
  • Feature films
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
  • 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
Bar code
  • 31223098620405
  • 31223105800156
  • 31223123621287
  • 31223098752273
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9780783256436
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
667068781823
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
87818
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)46439045
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
  • 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
Bar code
  • 31223098620405
  • 31223105800156
  • 31223123621287
  • 31223098752273
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9780783256436
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
667068781823
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
87818
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)46439045
System details
DVD; DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 surround
Video recording format
laserdisc

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