Almost Famous (2000) :: MOTD

Almost Famous (2000)
Written by Cameron Crowe
Directed by Cameron Crowe

I was on a late night flight from Miami when I first saw Almost Famous. It was one of those flights that are undersold, so I had three seats to myself. I lay down with half-working headphones watching the film thinking that I would drift off to sleep. The movie captured me though, and I lay there wide-eyed watching, falling hard and fast for Penny Lane (Kate Hudson) and William Miller (Patrick Fugit) and Russell Hammond (Billy Crudup). Music has always led my heart and narrated my life, so music stories are a love of mine, and without a doubt or a moment’s hesitation, this one is my favorite. Continue reading Almost Famous (2000) :: MOTD

My Top 300 Movies :: 96-100

96. Stand By Me There was a time, when I was a young girl, when my best friends were the neighborhood boys who lived along with me on our small cul-de-sac. We had adventures, had long conversations and made up elaborate stories, some of them scary, together. I never had friendships like that again as a child, and this movie, the boys friendships, always remind me of that time in my life – in a good way. Movie clip Stand By Me :: Ben E. King Rockin’ Robin :: Bobby Day Lollipop :: The Chordettes 97. Say Anything Though I have had … Continue reading My Top 300 Movies :: 96-100