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The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Until Thu 12th March

Another chance to enjoy the company of Maggie Smith, Judi Dench, Bill Nighy and Celia Imrie, this time joined by Richard Gere and Tamsin Greig for another warm-hearted romantic comedy set under the blazing sun of India.


Birdman Until Thu 12th March

Michael Keaton plays a washed up actor looking to revive his career on Broadway in Alejandro González Iñárritu's multi Oscar winning comedy.
More Films

Private Hire

A day of Will Hay

7th December 2014
A day of Will Hay

Our main screen was hired out on Sunday December 7th for a special free entry tribute to the popular British comic actor Will Hay, organised in support of the M... read more

Film & TV Production

Monochrome finishes filming

28th November 2014
Monochrome finishes filming

Principal photography has now been completed on upcoming feature Monochrome, cast and crew having been shooting across the UK for the past seven weeks on the ne... read more

History and Education

A tale of Tatler's past

3rd September 2014
A tale of Tatler's past

One of our customers has very kindly donated to us a collection of leaflets displaying what the Birmingham Film Society was screening here at The Electric Ci... read more