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Today's Screenings

  • It's A Wonderful Life

    From Fri 14th Dec

    The holiday classic to define all holiday classics, Frank Capra's It's a Wonderful Life is back at The Electric this Christmas. . Read more

  • The Old Man & the Gun

    Until Thur 20th Dec

    David Lowery follows up A Ghost Story with the true story of a gentlemanly criminal bought to life by the masterful Robert Redford. Read more

  • Sorry to Bother You

    Until Thur 20th Dec

    Fearlessly ambitious, scathingly funny, and thoroughly original, Sorry to Bother You loudly heralds the arrival of a fresh film-making talent in writer-director Boots Riley. Read more

  • Three Identical Strangers

    Until Thur 20th Dec

    Surreal and surprising Sundance breakout documentary which effectively questions the nature of reality and identity. Read more

  • Elf

    Elf

    From Fri 14th Dec

    A movie full of Yuletide cheer, Elf is the ultimate good-natured family comedy, enlivened by Will Ferrell's funny and charming performance as one of Santa's biggest helpers. Read more

  • It's A Wonderful Life (Subtitled)

    Wed 19th Dec

    The holiday classic to define all holiday classics, Frank Capra's It's a Wonderful Life is back at The Electric this Christmas. Read more

Next 7 Days

  • It's A Wonderful Life

    From Fri 14th Dec

    The holiday classic to define all holiday classics, Frank Capra's It's a Wonderful Life is back at The Electric this Christmas. . Read more

  • The Muppet Christmas Carol

    From Sat 15th Dec

    Join The Muppets this festive season for a good old fashion sing-song in their retelling of the Dickens classic. Now It Feels Like Christmas! Read more

  • Gremlins

    Sat 15th & Sun 23rd Dec

    Whether you choose to see it as a statement on consumer culture or simply a special effects-heavy popcorn flick, Gremlins is a Christmas classic. Read more

  • Love Actually

    From Sat 15th Dec

    Christmas is all around us at The Electric, with Richard Curtis' intertwined tales of festive romance. A stellar cast charm in the ultimate yuletide romantic comedy. Read more

  • The Old Man & the Gun

    Until Thur 20th Dec

    David Lowery follows up A Ghost Story with the true story of a gentlemanly criminal bought to life by the masterful Robert Redford. Read more

  • Sorry to Bother You

    Until Thur 20th Dec

    Fearlessly ambitious, scathingly funny, and thoroughly original, Sorry to Bother You loudly heralds the arrival of a fresh film-making talent in writer-director Boots Riley. Read more

  • Three Identical Strangers

    Until Thur 20th Dec

    Surreal and surprising Sundance breakout documentary which effectively questions the nature of reality and identity. Read more

  • Die Hard 30th Anniversary

    From Fri 14th Dec

    Welcome to the party, pal! Join the McClane's this festive season for a celebration of the true meaning of Christmas; Family, friends and surviving one hell of an office party. Yippy-Ki-yay, Merry Chirstmas! Read more

  • Elf

    Elf

    From Fri 14th Dec

    A movie full of Yuletide cheer, Elf is the ultimate good-natured family comedy, enlivened by Will Ferrell's funny and charming performance as one of Santa's biggest helpers. Read more

  • It's A Wonderful Life (Subtitled)

    Wed 19th Dec

    The holiday classic to define all holiday classics, Frank Capra's It's a Wonderful Life is back at The Electric this Christmas. Read more

  • Elf (Subtitled)

    Fri 21st Dec

    A movie full of Yuletide cheer, Elf is the ultimate good-natured family comedy, enlivened by Will Ferrell's funny and charming performance as one of Santa's biggest helpers. Read more

  • Home Alone

    From Sun 16th Dec

    Relive all the festive fun and mayhem as Macaulay Culkin fends off Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern, armed only with homemade weaponry and a kid's know how. And you think your family are dysfunctional? Read more

  • Mary Poppins Returns

    From Fri 21st Dec

    A spoonful of sugar and a generous sprinkling of nostalgia in Disney's supercalifragilisticexpialidociouss new adventures of everyone's favourite nanny. Read more

All Films & Events

  • It's A Wonderful Life

    From Fri 14th Dec

    The holiday classic to define all holiday classics, Frank Capra's It's a Wonderful Life is back at The Electric this Christmas. . Read more

  • The Muppet Christmas Carol

    From Sat 15th Dec

    Join The Muppets this festive season for a good old fashion sing-song in their retelling of the Dickens classic. Now It Feels Like Christmas! Read more

  • Gremlins

    Sat 15th & Sun 23rd Dec

    Whether you choose to see it as a statement on consumer culture or simply a special effects-heavy popcorn flick, Gremlins is a Christmas classic. Read more

  • Love Actually

    From Sat 15th Dec

    Christmas is all around us at The Electric, with Richard Curtis' intertwined tales of festive romance. A stellar cast charm in the ultimate yuletide romantic comedy. Read more

  • The Old Man & the Gun

    Until Thur 20th Dec

    David Lowery follows up A Ghost Story with the true story of a gentlemanly criminal bought to life by the masterful Robert Redford. Read more

  • Sorry to Bother You

    Until Thur 20th Dec

    Fearlessly ambitious, scathingly funny, and thoroughly original, Sorry to Bother You loudly heralds the arrival of a fresh film-making talent in writer-director Boots Riley. Read more

  • Three Identical Strangers

    Until Thur 20th Dec

    Surreal and surprising Sundance breakout documentary which effectively questions the nature of reality and identity. Read more

  • Die Hard 30th Anniversary

    From Fri 14th Dec

    Welcome to the party, pal! Join the McClane's this festive season for a celebration of the true meaning of Christmas; Family, friends and surviving one hell of an office party. Yippy-Ki-yay, Merry Chirstmas! Read more

  • Elf

    Elf

    From Fri 14th Dec

    A movie full of Yuletide cheer, Elf is the ultimate good-natured family comedy, enlivened by Will Ferrell's funny and charming performance as one of Santa's biggest helpers. Read more

  • It's A Wonderful Life (Subtitled)

    Wed 19th Dec

    The holiday classic to define all holiday classics, Frank Capra's It's a Wonderful Life is back at The Electric this Christmas. Read more

  • Elf (Subtitled)

    Fri 21st Dec

    A movie full of Yuletide cheer, Elf is the ultimate good-natured family comedy, enlivened by Will Ferrell's funny and charming performance as one of Santa's biggest helpers. Read more

  • Home Alone

    From Sun 16th Dec

    Relive all the festive fun and mayhem as Macaulay Culkin fends off Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern, armed only with homemade weaponry and a kid's know how. And you think your family are dysfunctional? Read more

  • Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

    Sun 16th Dec

    They left poor Kevin alone at Christmas...again! This time in the Big Apple, where he falls foul of the-now-Wet Bandits and a future US president. Read more

  • Mary Poppins Returns

    From Fri 21st Dec

    A spoonful of sugar and a generous sprinkling of nostalgia in Disney's supercalifragilisticexpialidociouss new adventures of everyone's favourite nanny. Read more

  • Shock & Gore: Anna and the Apocalypse

    From Boxing Day

    Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring not even a mouse, young Anna was nestled all snug in her bed, not knowing tomorrow she'd meet the undead. How would she survive what this season would bring? That's simple. She'd stab, she'd slash and she'd...SING! Read more

  • Free Solo

    From Fri 28th Dec

    Documentary which depicts athletic feats that many viewers will find beyond reason - and grounds the attempts in passions that are truly universal. Read more

  • The Greatest Showman Sing-a-long

    Sat Dec 29th & New Year's Eve

    P.T Barnum's spectacular all-singing, all-dancing circus is back in town. Come join in with all the big show tunes at these special sing-a-long screenings. Read more

  • 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. Read more

  • NTLive: Antony & Cleopatra

    Thur 10th Jan

    Broadcast as live from the National Theatre, Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play Shakespeare’s famous fated couple in his great tragedy of politics, passion and power. Read more

  • Stan and Ollie Gala Opening Night

    Fri 11th Jan

    Join us for an unforgettable evening of fun and nostalgia for the opening night of Stan and Ollie starring Steve Coogan and John C Reilly. Laurel and Hardy, the world's most famous comedy duo, attempt to reignite their film careers as they embark on what becomes their swan song - a gruelling theatre tour of post-war Britain. Read more

  • 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. Read more

  • Beautiful Boy

    From Fri 18th Jan

    Timothée Chalamet and Steve Carell deliver showcase work based on the best-selling pair of memoirs of a father and son coping with addiction. Read more

  • Vice

    From Fri 25th Jan

    Christian Bale goes through another physical transformation because the role demanded it. This time he plays Dick Cheney in Adam McKay's biopic of the former US vice president. Read more

  • Mary, Queen Of Scots

    From Fri 18th Jan

    Academy Award nominees Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie lead a dramatic historical tale of the ultimate sisterly rivalry. Read more

  • If Beale Street Could Talk

    From Feb

    Barry Jenkins follows Best Picture Oscar winner Moonlight with a beautifully filmed adaptation of James Baldwin's passionate, timeless and moving love story. Read more

  • NTLive: I'm Not Running

    Sun 17th Feb

    David Hare’s explosive new play, set in a very different 2018, portrays personal choices and their public consequences, through a twenty year intimate friendship. Read more

  • Boy Erased

    From Feb

    Anchored in empathy by writer-director-star Joel Edgerton, Boy Erased is the complex, powerfully performed true story of one young man's struggle to find himself while being forced to question every aspect of his identity Read more

  • Green Book

    From Feb

    Green Book takes audiences on a affecting ride through the Deep South in the 1960s, fueled by director Peter Farrelly's deft touch and a pair of well-matched leads. Read more

  • Cinematic Time Machine: Memento

    Sat 23rd Feb

    Christopher Nolan's (Dark Knight trilogy, Inception) breakthrough neo-noir which set his standard for fractured narratives, seeped in existential dread. Read more

  • Cinematic Time Machine: Double Indemnity 75th Anniversary

    Sun 24th Feb

    A dark, tautly constructed adaptation of James M. Cain's novel -- penned by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler -- Double Indemnity set the standard for Hollywood film noir. Read more

Christmas at The Electric

  • It's A Wonderful Life

    From Fri 14th Dec

    The holiday classic to define all holiday classics, Frank Capra's It's a Wonderful Life is back at The Electric this Christmas. . Read more

  • The Muppet Christmas Carol

    From Sat 15th Dec

    Join The Muppets this festive season for a good old fashion sing-song in their retelling of the Dickens classic. Now It Feels Like Christmas! Read more

  • Gremlins

    Sat 15th & Sun 23rd Dec

    Whether you choose to see it as a statement on consumer culture or simply a special effects-heavy popcorn flick, Gremlins is a Christmas classic. Read more

  • Love Actually

    From Sat 15th Dec

    Christmas is all around us at The Electric, with Richard Curtis' intertwined tales of festive romance. A stellar cast charm in the ultimate yuletide romantic comedy. Read more

  • Die Hard 30th Anniversary

    From Fri 14th Dec

    Welcome to the party, pal! Join the McClane's this festive season for a celebration of the true meaning of Christmas; Family, friends and surviving one hell of an office party. Yippy-Ki-yay, Merry Chirstmas! Read more

  • Elf

    Elf

    From Fri 14th Dec

    A movie full of Yuletide cheer, Elf is the ultimate good-natured family comedy, enlivened by Will Ferrell's funny and charming performance as one of Santa's biggest helpers. Read more

  • It's A Wonderful Life (Subtitled)

    Wed 19th Dec

    The holiday classic to define all holiday classics, Frank Capra's It's a Wonderful Life is back at The Electric this Christmas. Read more

  • Elf (Subtitled)

    Fri 21st Dec

    A movie full of Yuletide cheer, Elf is the ultimate good-natured family comedy, enlivened by Will Ferrell's funny and charming performance as one of Santa's biggest helpers. Read more

  • Home Alone

    From Sun 16th Dec

    Relive all the festive fun and mayhem as Macaulay Culkin fends off Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern, armed only with homemade weaponry and a kid's know how. And you think your family are dysfunctional? Read more

  • Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

    Sun 16th Dec

    They left poor Kevin alone at Christmas...again! This time in the Big Apple, where he falls foul of the-now-Wet Bandits and a future US president. Read more

  • Mary Poppins Returns

    From Fri 21st Dec

    A spoonful of sugar and a generous sprinkling of nostalgia in Disney's supercalifragilisticexpialidociouss new adventures of everyone's favourite nanny. Read more

  • Shock & Gore: Anna and the Apocalypse

    From Boxing Day

    Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring not even a mouse, young Anna was nestled all snug in her bed, not knowing tomorrow she'd meet the undead. How would she survive what this season would bring? That's simple. She'd stab, she'd slash and she'd...SING! Read more

  • The Greatest Showman Sing-a-long

    Sat Dec 29th & New Year's Eve

    P.T Barnum's spectacular all-singing, all-dancing circus is back in town. Come join in with all the big show tunes at these special sing-a-long screenings. Read more

Cinematic Time Machine

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  • Mary Poppins Returns

    From Fri 21st Dec

    A spoonful of sugar and a generous sprinkling of nostalgia in Disney's supercalifragilisticexpialidociouss new adventures of everyone's favourite nanny. Read more

  • Shock & Gore: Anna and the Apocalypse

    From Boxing Day

    Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring not even a mouse, young Anna was nestled all snug in her bed, not knowing tomorrow she'd meet the undead. How would she survive what this season would bring? That's simple. She'd stab, she'd slash and she'd...SING! Read more

  • Free Solo

    From Fri 28th Dec

    Documentary which depicts athletic feats that many viewers will find beyond reason - and grounds the attempts in passions that are truly universal. Read more

  • 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. Read more

  • Stan and Ollie Gala Opening Night

    Fri 11th Jan

    Join us for an unforgettable evening of fun and nostalgia for the opening night of Stan and Ollie starring Steve Coogan and John C Reilly. Laurel and Hardy, the world's most famous comedy duo, attempt to reignite their film careers as they embark on what becomes their swan song - a gruelling theatre tour of post-war Britain. Read more

  • 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. Read more

Coming Soon

  • Beautiful Boy

    From Fri 18th Jan

    Timothée Chalamet and Steve Carell deliver showcase work based on the best-selling pair of memoirs of a father and son coping with addiction. Read more

  • Vice

    From Fri 25th Jan

    Christian Bale goes through another physical transformation because the role demanded it. This time he plays Dick Cheney in Adam McKay's biopic of the former US vice president. Read more

  • Mary, Queen Of Scots

    From Fri 18th Jan

    Academy Award nominees Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie lead a dramatic historical tale of the ultimate sisterly rivalry. Read more

  • If Beale Street Could Talk

    From Feb

    Barry Jenkins follows Best Picture Oscar winner Moonlight with a beautifully filmed adaptation of James Baldwin's passionate, timeless and moving love story. Read more

  • Boy Erased

    From Feb

    Anchored in empathy by writer-director-star Joel Edgerton, Boy Erased is the complex, powerfully performed true story of one young man's struggle to find himself while being forced to question every aspect of his identity Read more

  • Green Book

    From Feb

    Green Book takes audiences on a affecting ride through the Deep South in the 1960s, fueled by director Peter Farrelly's deft touch and a pair of well-matched leads. Read more

Live Theatre Screenings

  • NTLive: Antony & Cleopatra

    Thur 10th Jan

    Broadcast as live from the National Theatre, Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play Shakespeare’s famous fated couple in his great tragedy of politics, passion and power. Read more

  • NTLive: I'm Not Running

    Sun 17th Feb

    David Hare’s explosive new play, set in a very different 2018, portrays personal choices and their public consequences, through a twenty year intimate friendship. Read more

Shock & Gore

  • Shock & Gore: Anna and the Apocalypse

    From Boxing Day

    Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring not even a mouse, young Anna was nestled all snug in her bed, not knowing tomorrow she'd meet the undead. How would she survive what this season would bring? That's simple. She'd stab, she'd slash and she'd...SING! Read more

Special Events & Screenings

  • The Greatest Showman Sing-a-long

    Sat Dec 29th & New Year's Eve

    P.T Barnum's spectacular all-singing, all-dancing circus is back in town. Come join in with all the big show tunes at these special sing-a-long screenings. Read more

  • Stan and Ollie Gala Opening Night

    Fri 11th Jan

    Join us for an unforgettable evening of fun and nostalgia for the opening night of Stan and Ollie starring Steve Coogan and John C Reilly. Laurel and Hardy, the world's most famous comedy duo, attempt to reignite their film careers as they embark on what becomes their swan song - a gruelling theatre tour of post-war Britain. Read more