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Mac Birmingham

Opens in 4 min: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Great for non-mainstream films

A nice little one screen cinema where different films are shown, especially foreign language films... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2018
wendyanddavid536
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Solihull, United Kingdom
Very good arthouse cinema

Very good arthouse cinema in parkland setting. Comfy seating and good screen. There's a nice little... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2018
pboropixie
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Opened in 1962, mac birmingham is a hub of creativity and learning in the Midlands. With four performance auditoria, rehearsal and media studios, a cinema, and a visual art gallery, mac birmingham presents a broad range of contemporary work from...more
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| Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With the weather at a cool 16 degrees, it was a great night to see “Pretty in Pink” in the outside arena. Compared by Mrs Barbara Nice (Holly Mary from Phoenix nights) this was an evening treat to remember. Excellent drinks and food from the...More

Thank Steven P
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

I was greeted by a suffragette as the show began with a sing along this was nice however it was still going when really I felt we should have been taking seats so I followed a Lesley Garrett fan as we happened to be next...More

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed May 25, 2018

My husband our grown up son and I have been to the Eyemusic colourscape experience in Cannon Hill Park. It really is an amazing experience, after putting on a coloured cape you enter the construction and wander around freely. The colours are bright and vibrant...More

Thank cadbury2016
Reviewed May 9, 2018

A nice little one screen cinema where different films are shown, especially foreign language films and films that are not always shown in mainstream cinemas. Prices have recently increased due to reduction in funding by Birmingham City Council. There are also workshops, art exhibitions and...More

Thank wendyanddavid536
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Very good arthouse cinema in parkland setting. Comfy seating and good screen. There's a nice little bar area too.

Thank pboropixie
Reviewed April 17, 2018

Recently went to the cinema at the Mac, the theatre itself was small and cosy, can't complain about the surroundings. Rushed there straight from work and was looking forward to some popcorn and a drink to accompany the movie only to find that the only...More

1  Thank JamesBa70
Reviewed April 9, 2018

As you can see from my earlier review of 10th Oct 2017, I received a very lengthy response from the ‘Director of Sales’ (Lindsey) at MAC Birmingham. I appreciate the passion that is evident in the response, however after 6 months, I feel that passion...More

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mac b, Manager at Mac Birmingham, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Hi Truth S, Once again I'm happy to respond to your comments but I'm afraid they won't satisfy you. This is a complex organisation to run and some of your suggestions simply aren't viable. 1. We can't run the cinema at a loss. That is...More

Reviewed April 6, 2018

We took our grandson to see Noggin the Nog, what a great time we all enjoyed. Brilliant cast, extremely inclusive. Lovely intimate theatre.

Thank 2015Denisett
mac b, Manager at Mac Birmingham, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Glad you enjoyed it! Best wishes, Lindsey Cook Head of Sales and Marketing

Reviewed April 3, 2018

called in here when we had an hour to spare had a lovely cake and coffe and had a look around the gallery as the weather was wet . busy and not very many chairs and tabkes but its school holidays so we expected that...More

Thank jayneyboro
mac b, Manager at Mac Birmingham, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Thanks for this review. We look forward to welcoming you back to MAC soon. Best wishes, Lindsey Cook Head of Sales and Marketing

Reviewed April 3, 2018

I took my small kids to a relaxed performance viewing of Peter Rabbit and not surprisingly the cinema was full of babies and toddlers. I was appalled to witness that the movie advertisement was not adjusted to the audience - every other cinema I went...More

Thank Claudia S
mac b, Manager at Mac Birmingham, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Hello Claudia, All trailers shown are age appropriate as per our legal obligations. The trailer shown was for the film Mary Magdalene which is a 12A film, although the trailer was rated PG as was the main feature. Obviously for a biblical film, no guns...More

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MattB_W_12
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Response from mac b | Property representative |
Hi Matt, There is a large car park at Cannon Hill Park next to mac. We recommend arriving with plenty of time to find a suitable parking space. You can find out more information on our website in the visit us section... More
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