Grab a blanket and snacks. Here's the movies coming to Northern Utah's outdoor screens next week.
— Standard-Examiner staff
‘Maverick’ moseys into Ogden Amphitheater
OGDEN — It’s how the West was fun.
The 1994 comedy-western “Maverick” will show here next week at the city’s free Monday Night Movies series.
The film stars Mel Gibson as Bret Maverick, a card player and con artist trying to make his way to a high-stakes poker game. It also stars Jodie Foster and James Garner. The Richard Donner-directed film is based on the old “Maverick” TV series from the 1950s.
The movie begins at 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 15, in the Ogden Amphitheater, 343 Historic 25th St. Gates open at 6:30 p.m.
The film is rated PG. Running time is 2 hours, 9 minutes.
Admission is free.
Chairs and blankets are welcome, as well as food and non-alcoholic beverages. Food and drinks wll also be on sale.
For more information, visit https://www.ogdencity.com/859/Monday-Night-Movies.
‘Greatest Showman’ shows at Layton Amphitheater
LAYTON — The Davis Arts Council’s Free Friday Film Series continues this week with a screening of “The Greatest Showman.”
The 2017 film was Inspired by the story of P.T. Barnum and his circus. It stars Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zac Efron, Rebecca Ferguson and Zendaya. “The Greatest Showman” is rated PG and has a running time of 1 hour, 46 minutes.
The movie begins at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 12, in the Kenley Amphitheater, 403 N. Wasatch Drive. A 6:30 p.m. pre-movie activity will feature carnival games.
Gates open at 6:30 p.m.
Admission is free. Outside food and non-alcoholic beverages are welcome.
For more information, visit www. Davisarts.org or call 801-546-8575.
‘Mary Poppins Returns’ to play at Clearfield park
CLEARFIELD — The city’s second free outdoor movie of the summer hits a local park next week.
Clearfield’s Movie in the Park event will feature Disney’s “Marry Poppins Returns” in an outdoor movie beginning at dusk (about 9:15 p.m.) Wednesday, July 17, at Fisher Park, 825 S. State St.
Admission is free.
The 2018 PG-rated film stars Emily Blunt as the practically-perfect-in-every-way magical nanny, who returns to help the now-grown Banks children through a difficult time. The movie also stars Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw and Emily Mortimer. Running time is 2 hours, 10 minutes.
The outdoor movie was originally scheduled for June, but cold and wet weather forced the city to reschedule.
For more information, visit www.facebook.com/ClearfieldCity, or call 801-525-2700.
'Aquaman' heads for the mountains of Snowbasin
SNOWBASIN — The free Movies on the Mountain Series at Snowbasin Resort continues with “Aquaman” next week.
The 2018 PG-13 rated movie stars Jason Momoa, whose character tries to prevent a war between the worlds on land and in the ocean. It also stars Amber Heard and Willem Dafoe. Running time is 2 hours, 22 minutes.
The film will be shown at dusk Monday on the Earl’s Lodge Lawn at Snowbasin Resort, 3925 E. Snowbasin Road, in the mountains above Huntsville. Admission is free.
Attendees are invited to bring blankets and chairs. Food and dinner specials will be available beginning at 6 p.m.
The Wildflower Mini Golf and the Kid’s Zone Activities will also begin at 6 p.m., featuring bungee jumping and a climbing wall.
No outside food or drink allowed.
For more information visit www.snowbasin.com or call 888-437-5488.