Cold weather and politics are two things just make this time of the year so depressing. Military Wives might just bring that much needed cheering up. Today Lionsgate Films have released the film’s UK Trailer, that looks like it will have you singing, smiling and even crying!
Directed by The Full Monty director Peter Cattaneo, with Kristin Scott Thomas and Sharon Horgan. This promises to be a real crowd pleaser, in an inspirational story of friendship, love, and support on the home front.
The film is based on the true life story of the network of 2000 plus wives and girlfriends from the Military. They make up 75 choirs that are based around the world. When Kate (Scott Thomas) and Lisa (Horgan) decide to get the partners of soldiers in Afghanistan creating a choir. Helping each other when times are tough, becoming an international phenomenon.
Pardon the punt, These ladies are giving it ‘The Fully Monty’…
The inspirational story of friendship, love, and support on the home front. A group of women come together as their partners serve in Afghanistan. Together they form the very first military wives choir, helping each other through some of life’s most difficult moments and also becoming a media sensation and global movement in the process. Peter Cattaneo (The Full Monty) directs Oscar® Nominee and BAFTA® Winner Kristin Scott Thomas (Darkest Hour) and BAFTA® Nominee Sharon Horgan (Catastrophe) in this feel good crowd-pleaser.
The film also stars Greg Wise (A Private War) and Jason Flemyng (Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels). Rounding out the cast and playing the military wives are Emma Lowndes (Downton Abbey), Gaby French (Victoria), Lara Rossi (Robin Hood), Amy James-Kelly (Safe) and India Ria Amarteifio (Line of Duty).
Military Wives will be released in the UK and Ireland from 6th March 2020.