Almost Famous(Movie, 2000)

| 2h 42min | Genres: Drama, Music
Almost FamousRating: 3.8/5 (with 841 votes)
Almost Famous is a 2000 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Cameron Crowe and starring Billy Crudup, Frances McDormand, Kate Hudson, and Patrick Fugit. It tells the story of a teenage journalist writing for Rolling Stone in the early 1970s, his touring with the fictitious rock band Stillwater, and his efforts to get his first cover story published. The film is semi-autobiographical, as Crowe himself was a teenage writer for Rolling Stone. It is based on his experiences touring with rock bands Poco, the Allman Brothers Band, Led Zeppelin, Eagles, and Lynyrd Skynyrd. Crowe has discussed how during this period he lost his virginity, fell in love, and met his musical heroes—these events represented in the film as happening to William Miller (Fugit), the boyish main character. The film received widespread acclaim from critics and received fo... ()
Movie poster of Almost Famous

Where to watch Almost Famous (cinema/streaming/download)?

"Almost Famous" is currently available on 2 providers. Almost Famous can be rented on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (SD/HD/4K) or purchased on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (as a download from the website or as a Blu-ray Disc/DVD).

Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 2h 3min
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 2h 3min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 2h 3min
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 2h 3min
Also available at on: DVD Blu-ray

Awards & Nominations for Almost Famous

Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay 2x Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Academy Award for Best Film Editing Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay

About Almost Famous

In 1973, 15-year-old William Miller's unabashed love of music and aspiration to become a rock journalist lands him an assignment from Rolling Stone magazine to interview and tour with the up-and-coming band Stillwater—fronted by lead guitar Russell Hammond, and lead singer Jeff Bebe.

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Trailer for Almost Famous + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Almost Famous (2000) Trailer #1 | Classic Trailers(Trailer, 2:13)

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: Ohio
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 27 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Persian (FA), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 09/15/2000
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Almost Famous - EC"
"Quase Famosos: Versão Extendida"
"Casi Famosos"
"Presque Célèbre"
"Presque Celebre"
"Majdnem híres"
"Untitled: Almost Famous the Bootleg Cut"

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