The Electric
The UK's Oldest Working Cinema

Cinema & Events

Solo: A Star Wars Story

Solo: A Star Wars Story Thu 24th May to Thu 7th June

Alden Ehrenreich steps into the boots of beloved galactic scoundrel Han Solo in this brand new Star Wars prequel.

On Chesil Beach

On Chesil Beach Fri 25th to Thu 31st May

Oscar nominee Saoirse Ronan and Billy Howle star in this powerful Ian McEwan adaptation about two young lovers and their hopes and their fears for the future.
More Films

Private Hire

Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer

1st May 2018
Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer

Birmingham charity Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer visited us on Monday 16th April to promote their new cover of Bill Withers' classic tune Lean On Me, performed ... read more

Film & TV Production

Monochrome sells to US and China

25th May 2018
Monochrome sells to US and China

The Electric Flix production Monochrome has been sold to a number of foreign territories, including the US, China and Korea.

The film premiered last year at th... read more

History and Education

Behind the screens

18th May 2018
Behind the screens

Our popular 'Behind The Screens' tours are back, giving you the chance to delve into The Electric Cinema's long and tumultuous history.

Discover what part i... read more