It's Movie Time

Fridays at 3:01pm and 8:01 PM
John DeSando
John DeSando

It’s Movie Time is an award-winning movie review show, hosted by John DeSando, which airs every Friday  at 3:01 and 8:01 PM.  You can also find "It's Movie Time" on Facebook.

 AWARDS

  • LA Press Club National Entertainment Journalism Awards, 2010
    Winner: Radio Feature/Series
    Honorable Mention: Radio Critic of the Year
  • Hermes Award: Gold Award, 2010
  • MarCom Awards: Gold Award, 2010
  • LA Press Club National Entertainment Journalism Awards, 2009
    Finalist: Radio Critic of the Year
  • Communicator Awards: Silver Award of Distinction, 2009
  • MarCom Awards: Gold Award, 2009
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6:22 am
Fri August 22, 2014

It's Movie Time August 22, '14 Magic in the Moonlight

John and Kevin differ about  Woody Allen's new  romantic comedy, Magic in the Moonlight.

Film reviewed: Magic in the Moonlight

by host John DeSando with guest Kevin Carr

It's Movie Time has won numerous national awards including LA Press Club, MarCom, Silver Microphone, Communicator, and Hermes Creative honors.

Listen to the live show on WCBE 90.5 Fridays at 3:01 and 8:01 PM.

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6:13 am
Fri August 22, 2014

The Dog

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7:33 pm
Sun August 17, 2014

It's Movie Time Aug 15, '14: Boyhood

John and Helmut marvel at Linklater's epic Boyhood.

Film reviewed: Boyhood

by host John DeSando with guest Helmut Kremling

It's Movie Time has won numerous national awards including LA Press Club, MarCom, Silver Microphone, Communicator, and Hermes Creative honors.

Listen to the live show on WCBE 90.5 Fridays at 3:01 and 8:01 PM.

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7:23 pm
Sun August 17, 2014

Magic in the Moonlight

"There's magic in the web of it." Shakespeare

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6:21 pm
Tue August 12, 2014

It's Movie Time Aug 8, '14 Get on Up

  John, Patricia, and Anthony sing the praises of the James Brown biopic, Get on Up.

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9:57 am
Wed August 6, 2014

Get on UP

Lively biopic of the godfather of soul, James Brown.

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11:15 am
Sun August 3, 2014

Boyhood

The best film of the year so far.

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2:40 pm
Fri August 1, 2014

It's Movie Time August 1, '14: Lucy

John and Wayne look at Scarlett Johansson for the second time this summer and like what they see in Lucy.

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2:32 pm
Wed July 30, 2014

I Origins

Intelligent thriller/sci-fi  to challenge your beliefs about the human soul. In the end, it's lab and libido, Baby.

I Origins

Grade: B+

Director: Mike Cahill (Another Earth)

Screenplay: Cahill

Cast: Michael Pitt (Seven Psychopaths), Brit Marling (Another Earth)

Rating: R

Runtime: 113 min

by John DeSando

“The eyes are the window of the soul.” (English Proverb)

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6:31 pm
Tue July 29, 2014

Venus in Fur

A witty 96 minutes of repartee and gamesman(woman)ship.

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10:31 am
Fri July 25, 2014

Lucy

Johansson has another sci-fi winner this summer.

Lucy

Grade: B+

Director: Luc Besson (La Femme Nikita)

Screenplay: Besson

Cast: Scarlett Johansson (Under the Skin), Morgan Freeman (Transcendence)

Rating: R

Runtime: 90 min.

by John DeSando

That's your best friend and your worst enemy - your own brain.” Fred Durst

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10:12 am
Fri July 25, 2014

It's Movie Time July 25, '14: And So It Goes

John and Linda struggle to find something laudable about Michael Douglas's romantic comedy.

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10:10 am
Fri July 25, 2014

And So It Goes

A chip off the old-geezers cliches

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6:25 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Beyond the Edge

Beyond the Edge

Grade: A-

Director: Leanne Pooley (The Promise)

Screenplay: Pooley, Matthew Metcalfe (The Ferryman)

Cast: Chad Moffitt, John Wraight (30 Days of Night)

Rating: Documentary

Runtime: 90 min

by John DeSando

“If you cannot understand that there is something in man which responds to the challenge of this mountain and goes out to meet it, that the struggle is the struggle of life itself upward and forever upward, then you won't see why we go.” Edmund Hillary

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4:59 pm
Sat July 19, 2014

It's Movie Time July 18, '14: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

 

   John and Hope admire Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.

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12:28 pm
Sun July 13, 2014

It's Movie Time July 11, '14: Snowpiercer

  John and Wayne find Snowpiercer a blast of cool sci-fi air in a hot summer.

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12:16 pm
Sun July 13, 2014

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

A true blockbuster for the summer, filled with humanity both for humans and apes.

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4:18 pm
Tue July 8, 2014

Borgman

A smart thriller that's also urbane horror.

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11:15 am
Mon July 7, 2014

Snowpiercer

One of the best science fiction films in years.

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12:32 pm
Sun July 6, 2014

Transformers: Age of Extinction

It's summer: Relax with patented Michael Bay insanity.

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