The Electric
The UK's Oldest Working Cinema

Cinema & Events

Beauty & The Beast

Beauty & The Beast Until Thu 6th Apr

Disney reinvent the classic fairytale in this magical live action musical based on the 90s animation, starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens.

Get Out

Get Out Fri 24th to Thu 30th March

Director Jordan Peele delivers a sharp and scary dose of racial politics with the story of a young black man who discovers his girlfriend's white family aren't the relaxed liberals they appear to be.
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Private Hire

A very decent proposal

16th January 2017
A very decent proposal

The magic of the movies and our classic art deco design means that The Electric Cinema is a popular location for people to propose to their partners.

On Friday... read more

Film & TV Production

Monochrome premieres at Cinequest

15th February 2017
Monochrome premieres at Cinequest

The Electric Flix production Monochrome makes its long awaited world premiere this March at the international US film festival Cinequest.

Located in the San Jo... 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