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June 3, 2023 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • A Criminally Good Day
  • Film

Sherlock Jr. (1924) – Silent Film Screening

Starring Buster Keaton


Electric Palace, King's Quay Street
Harwich, Essex CO12 3ER United Kingdom
adult, £4 child

Sherlock Jr. starting Buster Keaton – Silent Film Screening

Saturday 03 June, 7.30pm
Electric Palace, King’s Quay Street, Harwich, CO12 3ER
Tickets: £8 adult, £4 child
Box Office: electricpalace.com

Join us for a wonderfully unique opportunity to see a silent film screening at one of the world’s oldest and least altered purpose-built cinemas. The stunning Electric Palace Harwich was recently refurbished and this is sure to be an experience not to be missed. Please note, the silent film is not included in the Criminally Good Day ticket deal.

This film will be screened using the cinemas original 1911 silent screen.
With Recorded Soundtrack featuring Original Music Score by Timothy Brock

Sherlock Jr. (1924) (dir. Buster Keaton) – A film projectionist (and amateur detective) offers to solve the case of a missing watch, but is instead framed for the crime himself. Desperate to clear his name, the projectionist dreams of being the great Sherlock Jr., and in one of cinemas most iconic sequences, literally steps into the screen to bring his fantasies to life.

Duration: 60 Mins
Rating: U
Director: Buster Keaton
Cast: Buster Keaton, Kathryn McGuire, Joe Keaton

For more information and booking details visit electricpalace.com

For enquiries about the Silent Film showing, please contact Electric Palace via email info@electricpalace.com or telephone 01255 553333


Part of A Criminally Good Day
Join us for a fabulous day of criminally good author talks and events plus our very first silent film screening at one of Essex’s leading cultural venues and the one of oldest of its kind in the UK, Harwich’s Electric Palace.

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Electric Palace
King's Quay Street
Harwich, Essex CO12 3ER United Kingdom
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Wheelchair users can access the cinema from the street by a ramp (1 in 12) to the disabled access. On arrival please request a member of staff to open this door for you.

Seating in the Auditorium for wheelchair users
There are four places for wheelchair users near the front of the seating block and there are handrails down both aisles.

The toilet for disabled people is located at the screen end of the cinema

Induction Loop
The cinema has installed an induction loop for use by individuals with hearing impairment.

Please ask the manager or any available member of staff for assistance if you require it. We will be happy to help wherever possible.

For the latest information on accessibility at Electric Palace visit electricpalace.com/info/visit-us