At its best, De-Lovely evokes a time, a place and a sound with stylish wit and sophistication. show more
A limited movie that can't animate its subject amid all the tricks and glitz. De-Lovely is devoid of life.
This intelligent, postmodern biography from director Irwin Winkler and screenwriter Jay Cocks uses Porter's songs, by turns haunting and hilarious, to decode and reconstruct a life hinted at in the familiar words and music. show more