Movie Watch: Your Amarillo film options through Dec. 20, with 'Spider-Verse,' 'Mary Poppins,' 'Green Book,' more

Last Updated by Chip Chandler on
"Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" opens Thursday.
Courtesy Sony Pictures

By Chip Chandler — Producer

In Amarillo theaters this week: Mary Poppins floats back in, Spider-Man hops dimensions and more.


New in theaters

Clint Eastwood directs and stars in "The Mule," which tells the story of a nonagenarian drug runner.
Courtesy Warner Bros.


Opening Wednesday

It's a jolly holiday with "Mary Poppins Returns," opening Dec. 19.
Courtesy Disney


Special engagements

"They Shall Not Grow Old" uses restored and colorized archival footage to take a new look at World War I.
Courtesy Fathom

  • Dec. 15 and 19: The Met: Live in HD series continues with Verdi's La Traviata, starring soprano Diana Damrau and tenor Juan Diego Flórez. It'll screen live at 11:55 a.m. Dec. 15 and encore at 1 and 6:30 p.m. Dec. 19 at Hollywood 16.
  • Dec. 17: Director Peter Jackson uses restored and colorized archival footage in They Shall Not Grow Old, which explores the soldiers and events of World War I. It'll screen at 4 and 7 p.m. Dec. 17 at Amarillo Star 14 and Hollywood 16.



Amy Adams and Christian Bale star as Lynne and Dick Cheney in "Vice," scheduled to open Dec. 25.
Courtesy Annapurna Pictures


Listings at a glance

"Bohemian Rhapsody" stars Rami Malek.
Courtesy 20th Century Fox

Click on titles for my reviews and on theaters for showtimes. (AS-14 = Amarillo Star 14; CA = Cinergy Amarillo; H-16 = Hollywood 16, WM-6 = Westgate Mall 6)



Chip Chandler is a producer for Panhandle PBS and a member of GALECA. He can be contacted at, at @chipchandler1 on Twitter and on Facebook.

Steep Canyon Rangers Panhandle PBS 2019 Annual Campaign Drive Ken Burns' "Country Music" The HandleThe Handle Yellow City Sounds Live
Search TV Schedule
Find your favorite episodes, programs or movies Back to the TV Schedule Grid
CURRENT PROVIDER: | Change Provider Print TV Schedule