Date: September 13, 2000
This Movie plays Slip Away
Almost Famous is a 2000 comedy-drama that follows the fictional story of a 15-year-old journalist writing for Rolling Stone magazine while covering the 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. Starring: Billy Crudup, Frances McDormand, Kate Hudson, Jason Lee, Patrick Fugit, Zooey Deschanel, Michael Angarano, Anna Paquin, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Liz Stauber, Jimmy Fallon.