About the Film

“De-Lovely is a musical and a biography, and brings to both of those genres a worldly sophistication that is rare in the movies” – Roger Ebert

 

Biography of the life of composer and songwriter Cole Porter, a kid from Indiana who became a household name. The film shines a spotlight on how Porter (Kevin Kline) found his inspiration from the woman he married, socialite Linda Lee Porter (Ashley Judd). Featuring some of the composer’s most famous music, De-Lovely is a moving portrayal of the rise and fall of one of music’s brightest stars.

Director: Irwin Winkler
Runtime: 125 mins
Year: 2004
Cast: Kevin Kline, Ashley Judd, Jonathan Pryce, Kevin McNally, Sandra Nelson, Allan Corduner

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