Blithe Spirit

U.K., 99m, DCP

Showtimes & Tickets

Screened March 12–25, 2021

A spiritualist medium (Judi Dench) holds a seance for a writer (Dan Stevens) suffering from writer’s block but accidentally summons the spirit of his deceased first wife (Leslie Mann), which leads to an increasingly complex love triangle with his current wife of five years (Isla Fisher). An IFC Films release

Official Selection: Middleburg Film Festival, Montclair Film Festival

A film by Edward Hall

Mann has a dizzy but sharp screwball quality; Stevens, capable of terrific, dashing goofiness […] and Fisher has marvelous comic timing, as well as an expressively cherubic face right out of a 1930s comic strip” 

Stephanie Zacharek, TIME