Military Wives (2019)


Introduction

Military Wives is a 2019 British comedy-drama[3] film directed by Peter Cattaneo, from a screenplay by Rosanne Flynn and Rachel Tunnard.

Outline

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.

Cast

  • 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.

Trivia

  • 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.

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