Almost famous

Format: DVD 2001
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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.
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.

Additional Information
Subjects Music journalists -- United States -- Drama.
Rock groups -- United States -- Drama.
Groupies -- United States -- Drama.
Journalists -- Drama.
Rock music -- 1971-1980 -- Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Rock films.
Road films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Universal City, CA :DreamWorks Home Entertainment,2001
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Making of almost famous.
Contributors Crowe, Cameron, 1957- film director, film producer, screenwriter.
Bryce, Ian, film producer.
Hutshing, Joe, film editor.
Klein, Saar, film editor.
Crudup, Billy, 1968- actor.
McDormand, Frances, actor.
Hudson, Kate, 1979- actor.
Lee, Jason, 1970- actor.
Fugit, Patrick, 1982- actor.
Paquin, Anna, actor.
Balk, Fairuza, actor.
Taylor, Noah, actor.
Deschanel, Zooey, 1980- actor.
Fallon, Jimmy, actor.
Phillips, Bijou, 1980- actor.
Hoffman, Philip Seymour, 1967-2014, actor.
Wilson, Nancy, 1954- composer.
DreamWorks Pictures (1994-2006), presenter.
Columbia Pictures, presenter.
Vinyl Films (Firm), production company.
DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers 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.
Other Contributors Score by Nancy Wilson ; costume designer, Betsy Heimann ; editors, Joe Hutshing, Saar Klein ; art directors, Clay A. Griffith, Clayton R. Hartley ; director of photography, John Toll ; co-producer, Lisa Stewart.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language, drug content, brief nudity.
Language English
In English with optional English subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Notes Special features: "The making of Almost Famous" HBO behind-the-scenes featurette; Production notes; Cast and crew bios; Theatrical trailer; The Rolling Stone articles; Stillwater's "Fever dog" music video.
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.
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)
Description 1 videodisc (124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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