The Electric
The UK's Oldest Working Cinema

Cinema & Events

Stan & Ollie

Stan & Ollie From Fri 11th Jan

Stan and Ollie stars Steve Coogan and John C Reilly as Laurel and Hardy, the world's most famous comedy duo, attempting to reignite their film careers embarking on what becomes their swan song - a gruelling theatre tour of post-war Britain.

The Favourite

The Favourite From Tue 1st Jan

Following The Lobster and The Killing of a Sacred Deer, Yorgos Lanthimos returns with scabrous period piece The Favourite, winner of Venice Film Festival Grand Jury Prize.
More Films

Private Hire

Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer

1st May 2018
Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer

Birmingham charity Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer visited us on Monday 16th April to promote their new cover of Bill Withers' classic tune Lean On Me, performed ... read more

Film & TV Production

Monochrome sells to US and China

25th May 2018
Monochrome sells to US and China

The Electric Flix production Monochrome has been sold to a number of foreign territories, including the US, China and Korea.

The film premiered last year at th... read more

History and Education

Behind the screens

18th May 2018
Behind the screens

Our popular 'Behind The Screens' tours are back, giving you the chance to delve into The Electric Cinema's long and tumultuous history.

Discover what part i... read more