De-Lovely 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… De-Lovely 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… 2004-06-25 PG-13 PT124M Drama Musical Ashley Judd Kevin Kline Natalie Cole Elvis Costello Sheryl Crow Angie Hill Alanis Morissette Jonathan Pryce MGM
Movie Review

De-lovely (2004)

MPAA Rating: PG-13
EW's GRADE
B+

Details Limited Release: Jun 25, 2004; Rated: PG-13; Length: 124 Minutes; Genres: Drama, Musical; With: Ashley Judd and Kevin Kline; Distributor: MGM

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.

Originally posted Jul 16, 2004 Published in issue #774 Jul 16, 2004 Order article reprints
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