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Cinema & Events

X-Men: Apocalypse

X-Men: Apocalypse Until Thu 2nd June

Oscar Isaac's godlike mutant Apocalypse looks to fashion our world in his image in the latest X-Men instalment, helmed by Bryan Singer.

A Hologram For The King

A Hologram For The King Fri 20th to Thu 26th May

Tom Hanks excels as an American businessman sent to Saudi Arabia to cement the deal of a lifetime in Tom Tykwer's thoughtful new comedy drama.
More Films

Private Hire

An Electric wedding in detail

2nd January 2016
An Electric wedding in detail

A lot of the people who choose to get married here at The Electric Cinema do so because it's a little different than a traditional wedding venue, something that... read more

Film & TV Production

Monochrome triumphs at the 2016 Jaipur Film Festival

13th January 2016
Monochrome triumphs at the 2016 Jaipur Film Festival

The upcoming Electric Flix feature Monochrome got 2016 off to a strong start by winning two awards at this year's Jaipur International Film Festival, which took... read more

History and Education

In memory of Dr. Clifford Shaw (1919 - 2015)

5th January 2016
In memory of Dr. Clifford Shaw (1919 - 2015)

We recently became aware that a time honoured friend of the cinema, Dr Clifford Shaw, sadly passed away last October, aged 96. He had worked tirelessly to h... read more