Blithe Spirit. Image shows from L to R: Elvira Condomine (Leslie Mann), Madame Cecily Arcati (Judi Dench), Charles Condomine (Dan Stevens), Ruth Condomine (Isla Fisher). Copyright: STUDIOCANAL.

Blithe Spirit (2021)

2021 British comedy film adaptation of Noël Coward's play. Stars Dan Stevens, Leslie Mann, Isla Fisher, Judi Dench, Emilia Fox and others.


Blithe Spirit was originally scheduled for cinematic release on Friday 1st May 2020, but delayed due to the covid-19 lockdown and closure of cinemas. Further releases in September and on Boxing Day 2020 were similarly postponed, with the film eventually bought for exclusive release through Sky's platforms.

The film is dedicated "in loving memory of" Michelle Guish and Michael Howells.