It's Movie Time

Fridays at 3:01pm and 8:01 PM

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.


  • 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

Ways to Connect

John and Wayne are ambivalent about  My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2.

Take your limited time to view an enchanting doc about a family that beats the clock.

Oh, well, not all Greek weddings are alike.

The Wave

Mar 23, 2016

It's an enjoyable disaster.

10 Cloverfield Lane

Mar 19, 2016

It does the horror genre proud.

John and Kevin reminisce about the  Oscar results and  ceremony for  2016.

The Bronze

Mar 16, 2016

No medal for this mediocrity.

John and Hope disagree totally about this cliched thriller.

John and Kevin discuss two  impressive foreign films, The Treasure and In the Shadow of Women.


Mar 6, 2016

Fun for the whole family.

London Has Fallen

Mar 3, 2016

Uncomfortably thrilling.

Whisky Tango Foxtrot

Mar 3, 2016

WTF from the title best expresses my confusion.

In the Shadow of Women

Feb 27, 2016

Find out why men are clueless.

John and Wayne agree this is good Brit comedy with a great actress.

The Lady in the Van

Feb 22, 2016

An eccentric  character played by an accomplished actress.

It's Movie Time Feb 19, '16 The Witch

Feb 19, 2016

John and Linda disagree about The Witch's merit. However, they agree it can be horrifying.

Film reviewed: The Witch

by hosts John DeSando and Linda Baas McClelland

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

John DeSando, a Los Angeles Press Club first-place winner for National Entertainment Journalism, is also host of WCBE’s It’s Movie Time. Contact him at


Feb 19, 2016

For this agnostic critic, fun moments remembering when he was a believer. It's a pleasant Biblical adaptation.

The Witch

Feb 18, 2016

It'll scare the bejesus out of you.

IMT Promo 2-19-16 Anything Goes 30 sec.

Feb 17, 2016

John DeSando and Linda Baas McClelland

It's Movie Time Feb.12, '16 Son of Saul

Feb 11, 2016

John and Hope heap praise on the Oscar-nominated for best foreign language film, Son of Saul.