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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 include a review of Jess O' Brien's film Girl A and Steve Lawson's Essex Heist and we also take a look at Worcester filmmakers Fernando Maffei and Lawrence Donello and their new project Artichoke.


Other coverage includes new reviews of The Love Witch, The Founder, Patriots Day, Assassins Creed and home releases of Train to Busan and many more.


Click on images to be taken to our latest updates...

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Midlands Movies Events



The official 'Do Something, Jake' teaser trailer from Raya films has been released online.


Following an unemployed introvert who is unable to read or write, the film shows how the character draws on brilliant ingenuity when the woman he secretly loves is threatened.


The trailer for this new movie by James Smith can be seen below:

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Leicestershire shot Do Something, Jake releases brand new trailer


To tie in with the Oscars this year we announced the winners of our online Midlands Movies 2017 Film Awards. With so much talent in the region we launched these web-based Midlands 'Oscars' as a platform to honour the local films released in the past 12 months. See the full list of winners here:

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Midlands Movies Film Award Winners

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...


New projects include interview with event organiser Victor Wright who is bringing the stars of cult classic The Warriors to Birmingham & upcoming Leicester sci-fi The RockMan. Click on the images for more info!

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