Military Wives is a 2019 British comedy-drama film directed by Peter Cattaneo, from a screenplay by Rosanne Flynn and Rachel Tunnard.
With their partners away serving in Afghanistan, a group of women on the home front form a choir and quickly find themselves at the centre of a media sensation and global movement.
- Kristin Scott Thomas as Kate.
- Sharon Horgan as Lisa.
- Jason Flemyng as Crooks.
- Greg Wise as Richard.
- Emma Lowndes as Annie.
- Gaby French as Jess.
- Lara Rossi as Ruby.
- Amy James-Kelly as Sarah.
- India Ria Amarteifio as Frankie.
- Laura Checkley as Maz.
- Sophie Dix as Beatrice.
- Beverley Longhurst as Hilary.
- Karen Sampford as Background Choir.
- The film was inspired by the true story of the Military Wives Choirs, a network of 75 choirs in British military bases across the UK and overseas, featured in the UK television series The Choir.
Production & Filming Details
- Director(s): Peter Cattaneo.
- Producer(s): Ben Pugh, Piers Tempest, and Rory Aitken.
- Writer(s): Rachel Tunnard and Rosanne Flynn.
- Music: Lorne Balfe.
- Cinematography: Hubert Taczanowski.
- Editor(s): Anne Sopel and Lesley Walker.
- Production: Ingenious Media, Entertainment Films, 42, and Temp Productions.
- Distributor(s): Lionsgate.
- Release Date: 06 September 2019 (Toronto International Film Festival) and 06 March 2020 (UK).
- Running time: 112 minutes.
- Country: UK.
- Language: English.