De-Lovely Movie Review Summary

Actors: Kevin Kline, Ashley Judd, Jonathan Pryce, Kevin McNally, Sandra Nelson

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    This movie is based upon the career of songwriter Cole Porter and his wife Linda Lee Porter. This is an unlikely story of a gay man Cole who nonetheless married and fell in love with a woman named Linda.
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    “De-Lovely” is actually a musical portrait of American composer Cole Porter (Kevin Kline). In this movie the musician looks back on his life, and tells us about his life as if it was one of his spectacular stage shows with singing and dancing.

    In the story of Cole's real life makes the people and events in Cole's life becoming the actors and action onstage. This movie throws light on Cole's professional life and also his personal life, including his deeply complicated relationship with his wife Linda Lee Porter (Ashley Judd).

    During its production, this movie was also tentatively titled as “Just One of Those Things”. So “De-Lovely” is also known as “Just One of Those Things”. This movie is rated PG-13 for sexual content. Filming Locations London, England and Produced in United States.

The review of this Movie prepared by Faiza Iqtidar

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Plot & Themes

Taboo Sex Story?    -   Yes Kind of sex:    -   Gay guys! Job/Profession/Poverty Story?    -   Yes Job:    -   dancer

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   singer/musician Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


United States    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death

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