'Famous' local gets crix nod

Gray, Timothy M.
December 2000
Daily Variety;12/27/2000, Vol. 270 Issue 18, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the selection of 'Almost Famous' as best picture by the San Diego Film Critics Society in 2000. Recognition of the film's director Cameron Crowe as best director and best in original screenplay; Other winners.


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