Electric Cinema, Portobello, London || This is a Notting Hill, century old, classic and is one of the forefathers of the current slate of luxury cinemas found around the world. With a bar at the back, cosy leather armchairs and six intimate double sofa beds in the front row, it’s as glamorous as the films it screens
Open Air Cinemas In London — Outdoor Film Screenings | Cross your fingers and hope for no rain, because we've rounded up the best of the open air cinemas in London this summer. #refinery29 http://www.refinery29.com/outdoor-films-london
Going to the cinema is a nice treat. But how much nicer a treat when the cinema manager makes you his guest. Read about the time I was picked from the line to be a guest of the manager at my local cinema.
“modernism-in-metroland: Southall Dominion (1935) by F.E. Bromige. One of a number of impressive art deco cinemas in London’s suburbs by this Harrow based architect. Sadly like many of his designs, this building has been demolished. Image from dusashenka on flickr. ”
A collection of photographs taken almost 40 years apart show how London's streets have changed. In 1973, civil servant John Hutchinson photographed areas in London which were under threat of redevelopment. He feared the Victorian buildings that had survived the Blitz would be lost forever, so he set out to photograph them for posterity. #london