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Cinema & Events


Mother! Until Thu 28th Sep

Darren Aronofsky (Black Swan, Requiem For A Dream) directs Jennifer Lawrence in a twisted psychological thriller about a couple whose tranquil existence is disrupted by some uninvited guests.


It Until Thu 28th Sep

A group of small town kids face off against pure evil in director Andrés Muschietti's terrifying new adaptation of the classic Stephen King novel.
More Films

Private Hire

A Muppet Wedding

4th August 2017
A Muppet Wedding

Whenever we hold a wedding here at The Electric, the happy couple always provide some kind of pop culture theme to make it suitably unique.

When Alison Franks ... read more

Film & TV Production

Trailer for Amaryllis premieres online

22nd May 2017
Trailer for Amaryllis premieres online

The first trailer for the upcoming Electric Flix production Amaryllis has been released, which can be viewed online now by clicking here.

The first full length... read more

History and Education

A historic unveiling

1st March 2017
A historic unveiling

February 2017 saw the grand unveiling of an official plaque from the Birmingham Civic Society confirming our status as the oldest working cinema in the UK, e... read more