Almost Famous (2000)

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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 William. A semi-autobiographical film based on director Cameron Crowe's time as a teenage writer for Rolling Stone.

Rotten Tomatoes: Certified Fresh 89% / Audience 92%

Rated R,  2 hr 3 mins

GENRES
Drama • Music
DIRECTION
Cameron Crowe
CAST
Kate Hudson  •  Billy Crudup  •  Frances McDormand  •  Jason Lee

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CAST & CHARACTERS
Kate Hudson Penny Lane
Billy Crudup Russell Hammond
Frances McDormand Elaine Miller
Jason Lee Jeff Bebe
Patrick Fugit William Miller
Zooey Deschanel Anita Miller
Michael Angarano Young William
Anna Paquin Polexia Aphrodisia
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Noah Taylor Dick Roswell
Philip Seymour Hoffman Lester Bangs
Jimmy Fallon Dennis Hope