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The UK's Oldest Working Cinema

Cinema & Events


Trainwreck Fri 28th Aug to Thu 3rd Sep

Writer-director Judd Apatow works his magic on the traditional rom-com with this raucous, no-holds-barred comedy starring Amy Schumer as a commitment phobe who finally falls for somebody.

Gemma Bovery

Gemma Bovery Fri 28th Aug to Thu 10th Sep

Gemma Arterton plays an updated version of France's most famous heroine in this charming retelling of the classic Madame Bovary story from director Anne Fontaine.
More Films

Private Hire

An Electric wedding in detail

11th June 2015
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's post-production

9th March 2015
Monochrome's post-production

The first milestone in the post production of Monochrome was reached last week as director Tom Lawes completed the first cut of this new film.

A second editor ... read more

History and Education

A tale of Tatler's past

2nd June 2015
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