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Welcome to Midlands Movies!


Thank you for visiting. Here you will find a place for local filmmakers and fans to work together to promote the local area especially in creative film.


We regularly cast our eyes over new Hollywood blockbusters as well as local movie-makers & scriptwriters based in the Midlands area plus you can also hear us on our monthly BBC Radio Leicester spot (on Rupal Rajani show).


With plenty of new reviews and feature blogs including our 2015 up and coming Top 10 for Leicester, Derby, Nottingham & now West Midlands we 'Spotlight' films, movie groups, shorts and make-up artists from the Midlands and anyone interested in getting involved email midlandsmovies@yahoo.com 


Mike Sales, Editor of Midlands Movies

Latest News

New This Month

Our new local Spotlights are our coverage of Dudley Castle's After Dark screening of The Bride of Frankenstein, an interview with Rhys Davies from Leicester who has worked with Warwick Davis on his new films as well as coverage of West Midlands film 'Sustain' and an interview with Tom Loone, star of "Do Something, Jake".


Other coverage includes new reviews of Star Trek Beyond, Traders, Elvis and Nixon, Keanu, Independence Day: Resurgence and more. Click on the images to be taken to our latest updates...

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Click picture below for our latest feature on 'Judgement Year' 1991...

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We bring you a brand new behind the scenes video from Midlands director Darren Scales.


Following on from the enormous success of THE DRIFT, a dedicated team from the region are working on a high production value short. Currently in post production, Darkwave: Edge of the Storm is preparing for a Summer 2016 release.

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Go Behind-The-Scenes of Dark Wave: Edge of the Storm by Darren Scales


Simply Home Entertainment is the UK's largest DVD and CD mail order business. In August they release 6 classic films that have previously been unnavailable in the UK.


So in conjunction with SH Entertainment, Midlands Movies are running a competition to win all 6 films on DVD. One lucky winner will be drawn at random on 26th August.


To enter, simply heading over to Twitter and follow Midlands Movies and retweet this TWEET

6 DVDs Film Competition from Simply Home Entertainment

Midlands Movies have been running a whole host of movie-themed screenings in conjunction with Firebug Film Club in Leicester. Check out our events page for all the latest details on upcoming shows...

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New projects include an interview with Midlands filmmaker Tommy Draper as well as a feature on Birmingham's Nick Whittle and his new film 'Bella'. Click on each image to be take to the article...

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