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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 BBC Radio and our soon-to-be launched video podcast show.


With plenty of new reviews and feature blogs including our up and coming Top 10s 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 


Mike Sales, Editor of Midlands Movies

Latest News

New This Month

Our new 'Professional Series' includes features on camera operator Mbili Munthali, producer Caroline Spence, director Sophie Black and many more experts in their field, all speaking to Midlands Movies about their careers and how to get ahead in the industry.


New cinema reviews include IT, The Hitman's BodyGuard, What Happend to Monday and home releases of Alien: Covenant, Miss. Sloane, Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 and more.


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

Click pictures below for our brand new Midlands "Professional Series"

Midlands Movies Events



Sustain tells of a racially motivated attack which ends in tragedy and in the aftermath, a grieving family try to pick up the shattered pieces of thie lives, whilst a brother struggles to find justice.


Starring Brett Dewsbury, Laura Evenson and more, the film was made in the West Midlands by David Hastings of Lightbeam Productions. Watch the first new trailer below:

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Lightbeam Productions release brand new trailer for Midlands film SUSTAIN

Midlands Movies present From Dusk Til Dawn on 25th October 2017

Midlands Movies have been running a whole host of movie-themed screenings in conjunction with Firebug Film Club in Leicester.


Click on the pic below to check out our events page for all the latest details on upcoming shows...


We are crowd-funding for our planned 2018 Midlands Movies Awards Ceremony via Kickstarter until 20th October 2017. Please check out our campaign and help make our dream event a reality by donating and sharing the page. Click on the image for further info!

Midlands Movies & Firebug Film Club present a special Halloween themed film evening with a screening of vampire action cult classic ‘From Dusk Till Dawn’.


From 7pm on Wednesday 25th October viewers can join the Gecko brothers and their gang for an amazing trip across the border to the T*tty Twister where the audience will be asked to grab guns, knives and stakes (!) on their journey to fight vampires.


With a host of Halloween goodies and music on the night itself, you can find out more information on the official event page by clicking here.

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