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AFI Movie Club: ALMOST FAMOUS

Writer/director Cameron Crowe’s love letter to rock and roll, ALMOST FAMOUS (2000)  was selected as one of the top 10 films of 2000, as part of the American Film Institute’s inaugural AFI AWARDS. According to the official rationale, “at the center of ALMOST FAMOUS lies a question: When it would be easier not to, do you write the truth? Cameron Crowe writes the truth in this story of a young rock journalist in the 1970s with a profound understanding that can come only from living it — and he directs with an uncommon attention to detail of time, place and character, capturing how deeply music affects us.”

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Tim Leyes

Fun Fact : Sarah Polley was offered the role of Penny Lane but turned it down. Almost Famous is one of my top 5 films of all time.


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