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Cinema & Events

It's A Wonderful Life

It's A Wonderful Life Until Christmas Eve

Get yourself a glass of mulled cider, grab a mince pie and settle down for a festive screening of Frank Capra's feelgood Christmas classic starring Jimmy Stewart.

The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies

The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies Until New Year's Day

Peter Jackson reaches the end of a long, awe-inspiring road with the final instalment of The Hobbit, bringing to an epic conclusion the story of Bilbo Baggins and his fellow travellers.
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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