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Certainly idiosyncratic as a writer, Cameron Crowe has created a series of scripts that, while liked by the critics, were considered offbeat and difficult to market. He began his writing career as a 15-year-old high-school student, with articles on music submitted to Rolling Stone magazine, and only a few years later had his first script, for Fast... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 18 wins & 34 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 2015 Roadies (TV Movie) (pre-production)
 2015 Aloha (completed)
 2011 Pearl Jam Twenty (Documentary)
 2011 The Union (Documentary)
 2005 Elizabethtown
 2001 Vanilla Sky
 2000 Almost Famous
 1999 Alice in Chains: Music Bank - The Videos (Video) (video "Would?")
 1996 Jerry Maguire
 1995 Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Playback (Video documentary) (video "Change of Heart")
 1992 Singles
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Other Works:

: Directed music video, "The Fixer", for Pearl Jam. See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 5 Articles | See more »

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Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

"You can't blame the actor [for a film's failure]. It's not math. It's like catching lightning in a bottle." On Orlando Bloom and his role in Elizabethtown (2005). See more »

Trivia:

Steven Spielberg did a cameo in Crowe's Vanilla Sky (2001) and Crowe did a cameo in Spielberg's Minority Report (2002); both films starred Tom Cruise. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently includes a song by the band Sigur Rós in his films. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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