Coming to theaters 9/17/04

Friday, September 17, 2004

'De-Lovely'

Starring Kevin Kline, Ashley Judd, Jonathan Pryce, Kevin McNally, Sandra Nelson, Allan Corduner, Natalie Cole, Elvis Costello and Sheryl Crow. This biopic of songwriter Cole Porter focuses on the composer's unusual arrangement with his wife, Linda Lee -- Porter was gay -- and is told partly in the style of a musical stage show. Linda Lee served as an inspiration for Cole's love songs, even though they didn't have a traditional romantic relationship. Rated PG-13 for sexual content, running time 125 minutes. (Town Plaza Cinema)

'Mr. 3000'

Starring Bernie Mac, Angela Bassett, Dondre T. Whitfield and Brian White. A retired Milwaukee Brewers baseball player returns to the game when three of his career base hits are disallowed, keeping him below the hallowed 3,000-hit mark. Rated PG-13 for sexual content and language, running time 104 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'National Lampoon's Gold Diggers'

Starring Will Friedle, Chris Owen, Louise Lasser and Renée Taylor. Losers Calvin and Leonard try to rob a couple of 70-year-old women, but the plan fails, and they're soon thrown behind bars. After being mysteriously bailed out, Cal and Leo are summoned to a house, where the women they tried to rob have devious sexual plans for them. Rated PG-13 for crude and sexual humor, and some drug related material, running time 87 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow'

Starring Jude Law, Gwyneth Paltrow, Angelina Jolie, Giovanni Ribisi and Bai Ling. Polly Perkins and Sky Captain investigate the disappearance of famous scientists and find that a mysterious man named Dr. Totenkopf is planning to launch an ark into space before destroying the Earth. Rated PG for sequences of stylized sci-fi violence and brief mild language, running time 107 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

'Wimbledon'

Starring Kirsten Dunst, Paul Bettany and Jon Favreau. A mediocre tennis veteran gets one last shot to play at Wimbledon … and win the heart of a rising young tennis star. Rated PG-13 for language, sexuality and partial nudity, running time 98 minutes. (Cape West Cine)

-- From wire reports

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