181 Ratings

Blithe Spirit

Directed by David Lean
United Kingdom, 1945


David Lean’s delightful film version of Noël Coward’s theater sensation stars Rex Harrison as a novelist who cheekily invites a medium to his house to conduct a séance, hoping the experience will inspire a book he’s working on.

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Blithe Spirit
Directed by David Lean

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1985 | Retrospective

Academy Awards

1947 | Winner: Best Effects, Special Effects

Hugo Awards

1946 | Nominee: Best Dramatic Presentation

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