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The Electric is a cinema and sound recording facility on Station Street, Birmingham.
Which opened in 1909, showing its first silent film on 27 December of that year, and is now the oldest working cinema in the country.
It was quite fitting to watch Stan...More
This cinema takes you back in time. The oldest working cinema in the UK.
From the exterior to the interior everything is nostalgic. Old style tickets, choice of seats, including sofas with service for food and drinks.
Made the back to the old days even...More
Our group of Laurel & Hardy fans went to watch Stan & Ollie at the Electric on Sunday 13th Jan. There is no better place to watch the film. All the staff were absolutely brilliant, and they even allowed me to say a few words...More
This is simply a wonderful cinema - comfortable, friendly, quirky and with a great range of drinks and snacks. No popcorn in sight thank heavens! Have been many, many times and the staff are always delightful. A truly special cinema.
I have been here a few times now and enjoy the small size of the auditoriums. The decor is a bit shabby but that only adds to the atmosphere. You can reserve sofas for an extra fee otherwise a number of standard seats are available....More
Visited the electric cinema to watch a film with my family, upon arrival everything was fine we got the tickets and went and found our seats. We then were looking through the menu to order snacks/drinks etc only to find out that there was a...More
This is one of the Birmingham special buildings that I have never visited and caught up with it this week. The oldest cinema in the country and now a really comfy boutique place to watch modern films. sound was excellent and the front row sofa...More
We went as a group of moms with our Autistic Children Juniors and Teens. It was lovely. The sofas were ideal for some of our group who cannot sit still or who don't like rigid seats. They were at the back so they didn't disturb...More