Blithe Spirit

Cinema: Blithe Spirit

Director: Edward Hall; Starring: Judi Dench, Dan Stevens, Isla Fisher, Aimee-Ffion Edwards; Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance; Age: 12+; Time: 99 minutes

Best-selling crime novelist Charles suffers from terrible writer’s block and is struggling to finish his first screenplay.

His picture-perfect new wife Ruth is doing her best to keep him focused so they can fulfill her dream of leaving London for Hollywood.

Charles’ quest for inspiration leads him to invite the eccentric mystic Madame Acarti to perform a séance in his home.

He gets more than he bargained for when Madame Acarti inadvertently summons the spirit of his first wife: the brilliant and fiery Elvira.