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Benediction Movie (2022) Cast & Crew, Release Date, Story, Review, Poster, Trailer, Budget, Collection
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Benediction Movie (2022):

Benediction is a biographical romantic drama film written and directed by Terence Davies. It stars Jack Lowden and Peter Capaldi as the war poet Siegfried Sassoon, along with Simon Russell Beale, Jeremy Irvine, Kate Phillips, Gemma Jones, and Ben Daniels.

Benediction was Davies’ final film before his death in October 2023. The film was released in United Kingdom on 20 May 2022 by Vertigo Releasing and United States on 3 June 2022 by Roadside Attractions.

Benediction Movie Information:

United Kingdom
United States
Running time137 minutes
Release dates
September 12, 2021 (TIFF)
May 20, 2022 (United Kingdom)
June 3, 2022 (United States)
Jack Lowden
Peter Capaldi
Simon Russell Beale
Jeremy Irvine
Calam Lynch
Tom Blyth
Kate Phillips
Geraldine James
Gemma Jones
Ben Daniels
Directed byTerence Davies
Written byTerence Davies
Produced byMichael Elliott
CinematographyNicola Daley
Edited byAlex Mackie
Production companies
Emu Films
BBC Film
British Film Institute
M.Y.R.A. Entertainment
Creative England
Distributed byRoadside Attractions (United States)
Vertigo Films (United Kingdom)

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Benediction Movie Storyline:

The film follows the life of Siegfried Sassoon, a British poet and decorated World War I combat veteran who was sent to a psychiatric facility for his anti-war stance. He had love affairs with several men during the 1920s, married, had a son, and converted to Catholicism.

Benediction Movie Cast and Characters:

  • Jack Lowden as Siegfried Sassoon
  • Peter Capaldi as Older Siegfried Sassoon
  • Simon Russell Beale as Robbie Ross
  • Jeremy Irvine as Ivor Novello
  • Kate Phillips as Hester Gatty
  • Gemma Jones as Older Hester Gatty
  • Ben Daniels as Dr Rivers
  • Calam Lynch as Stephen Tennant
  • Anton Lesser as Older Stephen Tennant
  • Tom Blyth as Glen Byam Shaw
  • Matthew Tennyson as Wilfred Owen
  • Geraldine James as Theresa Thornycroft
  • Richard Goulding as George Sassoon
  • Lia Williams as Edith Sitwell
  • Suzanne Bertish as Lady Ottoline Morrell
  • Julian Sands as Chief Medical Officer
  • Jude Akuwudike as Priest
  • Giovanna Ria as Nurse

Where to Watch Benediction Movie:

Benediction is available on Hulu, Hoopla, Appletv+, Disney+, Vudu, Microsoft, YouTube, Google play, and Amazon.


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