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De-lovely

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De-Lovely

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
124 minutes
Limited Release Date:
06/25/04
performer:
Ashley Judd, Kevin Kline, Natalie Cole, Elvis Costello, Sheryl Crow, Angie Hill, Alanis Morissette, Jonathan Pryce
director:
Irwin Winkler
distributor:
MGM
author:
66983
genre:
musical, Drama

We gave it a B+

Kevin Kline makes Cole Porter a playful sweet-and-sour sophisticate who marries Linda Lee (Ashley Judd) yet has no guilt about acting out his desires for men. We can accept this tidy version of Porter’s life because the songs so fully express his spirit.

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