STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 580 this week

Cameron Crowe (I)


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. Cameron Bruce Crowe was born in Palm Springs, California, to Alice Marie Crowe (née George), a teacher and activist, and James A. Crowe, a real estate/telephone business owner. Cameron... See full bio »

9 Things We've Learned About Marvel's "Runaways"

IMDb went to New York Comic Con 2017 to learn crucial tidbits about Marvel's anticipated new series, "Runaways." Watch to find out what we discovered.

Watch the video

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 people
created 27 Nov 2010
 
a list of 27 people
created 30 Jun 2011
 
a list of 42 people
created 08 Jan 2012
 
a list of 33 people
created 17 Apr 2014
 
a list of 32 people
created 13 Dec 2014
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Cameron Crowe's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 1 Oscar. Another 20 wins & 43 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Almost Famous
Almost Famous Writer
(2000)
Jerry Maguire
Jerry Maguire Writer
(1996)
Vanilla Sky
Vanilla Sky Writer
(2001)
We Bought a Zoo
(2011)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (14 credits)
  Roadies (TV Series) (created by - 10 episodes, 2016) (written by - 6 episodes, 2016)
- The Load Out (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Corporate Gig (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The All Night Bus Ride (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Carpet Season (2016) ... (creator)
- Longest Days (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
 2015/I Aloha (written by)
 2011 We Bought a Zoo (screenplay)
 2011 Pearl Jam Twenty (Documentary) (written by)
 2005 Elizabethtown (written by)
 2001 Vanilla Sky (screenplay)
 2000 Almost Famous (written by)
 1996 Jerry Maguire (written by)
 1992 Singles (written by)
 1989 The Tracey Ullman Show (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Needle in a Haystack (1989) ... (written by)
 1989 Say Anything... (written by)
 1986 Fast Times (TV Series) (based upon characters created by - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1986) ... (based upon characters created by)
 1984 The Wild Life (written by)
 1982 Fast Times at Ridgemont High (book) / (screenplay)
Show Show Producer (13 credits)
Show Show Director (14 credits)
Show Show Actor (7 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (4 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (3 credits)
Show Show Thanks (11 credits)
Show Show Self (28 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Biography: "Conversations with Wilder", 1999 (interviews with director--and Crowe's personal hero--Billy Wilder. See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 5 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:


Height:

6' (1.83 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I just sort of fear that everybody does it now. Everything's hip, every commercial's hip. It almost makes you want to do a Mancini-type score, because nobody's doing it. It would set itself apart more than a pop score now. So the goal was, in this movie, to try some different things. [on the score for Elizabethtown] See more »

Trivia:

Wrote the liner notes for "Anthology: Through the Years" by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. See more »

Trademark:

His films often feature male protagonists who are misfits or outcasts; "the uncool", as he calls them in Almost Famous (2000). See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

Contribute to This Page