De-Lovely Poster

Release Date: July 16th, 2004

DVD Release Date: December 21st, 2004

PG-13|2 hr 5 min

Plot Summary
At the staging of a musical production based on his life story, songwriter Cole Porter (Kevin Kline) begins to reflect on his life and career. As he trades notes with the play's director, Gabe (Jonathan Pryce), Porter recollects his meteoric rise on Broadway during the mid-1920s and his first meeting with wife and muse Linda Thomas (Ashley Judd). He also recalls his many extramarital, homosexual dalliances, and the deep depression and seclusion of his final years.

Cast: Kevin Kline, Ashley Judd, Jonathan Pryce, Kevin R. McNally, Allan Corduner, Sandra Nelson, Keith Allen, James Wilby

Director: Irwin Winkler

Genres: Drama, Biography, Musical

Production Co: United Artists, Winkler Films

Distributors: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Keywords: 1940s, 1960s, Temptation, Inspiring, Sacrifice, Wife, 1930s, Melodramatic, Creative, Rise, Love, 1950s, Charming

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Awards

Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical