SummaryIt'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.
ContentsSpecial 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
Language: English DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby surround 2.0 surround
Captioned in English
Subtitled in English.
-- United States
Rock groups -- United States -- Drama.
Groupies -- United States -- Drama.
Journalists -- Drama.
Rock music -- 1971-1980 -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Universal City, CA :DreamWorks Home Entertainment,2001
|Other Titles|| Making of almost famous.
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.
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.
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.
MPAA rating: R; for language, drug content, brief nudity.
In English with optional English subtitles; Closed-captioned.
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.
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 surround.
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)
1 videodisc (124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.