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Dad's Army

Dad's Army Until Thu 18th Feb

A stellar cast that includes Toby Jones, Bill Nighy and Tom Courtenay revitalise the classic BBC sitcom for 2016, as the bumbling Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard discover there's a spy in their midst.

The Big Short

The Big Short Until Thu 11th Feb

A first rate cast that includes Ryan Gosling, Christian Bale and Brad Pitt star in this witty account of how a group of outsiders took on the biggest banks in the world.
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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

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