John DeSando

It's Movie Time and Cinema Classics Co-Host

John holds a doctorate in English literature and has been a humanities professor, teaching award recipient, and university academic vice president.

In 2010 he was awarded the Los Angeles Press Club’s first place National Entertainment Journalism Award for best radio feature.

John is on the boards of Actors’ Theater, Shadowbox Live, Early Music of Columbus, Gateway Film Center, and Crichton Club.

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9:47 am
Thu September 27, 2012

Looper

Could be a cult classic.


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9:45 pm
Fri September 21, 2012

It's Movie Time September 21, 2012: Trouble With the Curve

Carolyn Bruck  and John DeSando discuss the legendary Clint Eastwood in his recent film, Trouble With the Curve


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9:43 pm
Fri September 21, 2012

Cinema Classics September 20, 2012: Dustin Hoffman

Modern Dustin Hoffman

John and Johnny review the work of Dustin Hoffman.


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9:25 pm
Fri September 21, 2012

Side by Side

Film or digital?  You decide.


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8:57 am
Fri September 21, 2012

Trouble With the Curve

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1:00 am
Fri September 21, 2012

The Master

Masterful performances from Philip Seymour Hofman and Joaquin Phoenix.


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1:00 am
Thu September 20, 2012

Cinema Classics September 20, 2012: Uncut Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Hoffman and Jon Voight

Listen to the 8 min.32 sec. version on Dustin Hoffman.


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10:18 am
Fri September 14, 2012

It's Movie Time September 14, 2012: For a Good Time, Call . . .

John and Carolyn talk about  phone sex.

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9:55 am
Thu September 13, 2012

Cinema Classics September 13, 2012: Female Buddy Films

John and Johnny explore the topic of women as buddies in film.


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9:53 am
Thu September 13, 2012

Cinema Classics September 13, 2012: Uncut Female Buddy Films

Hear the raw  7 min. 20 sec.discussion of women as buddies in film.


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9:37 am
Thu September 13, 2012

Arbitrage

Richard Gere is a fox for our times.


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9:09 am
Thu September 13, 2012

For a Good Time, Call . . .

Lauren Miller and Ari Graynor

The female buddy adventure is doing well with this light comedy.

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10:03 am
Fri September 7, 2012

Cinema Classics September 6, 2012: Bruce Willis

John and Johnny try to describe Bruce Willis's enduring popularity.


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9:56 am
Fri September 7, 2012

Cinema Classics Sept 6, 2012: Uncut 8 min show on Bruce Willis

Listen to the raw 8 min with John and Johnny on Bruce Willis.


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9:50 am
Fri September 7, 2012

It's Movie Time September 7, 2012: The Words

Carolyn and John have words about The Words.


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9:25 am
Thu September 6, 2012

The Words

The Words needs inspired words to make it successful.


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11:15 am
Mon September 3, 2012

It's Movie Time August 31, 2012: Back to School

John and Carolyn review Blackboard Jungle and Never Been Kissed



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1:00 am
Sat September 1, 2012

2 Days in New York

Julie Delpy again explores the dynammism of love in a big city.


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10:05 am
Thu August 30, 2012

Cinema Classics August 30, 2012: Touch of Evil

John and Johnny have a hard time fitting Orson Welles into their show!


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9:59 am
Thu August 30, 2012

Cinema Classics August 30, '12: Uncut show on Touch of Evil

John and Johnny uncut on Touch of Evil trying to fit Welles into the frame.


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