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.

 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

Ways to Connect

Born to Be Blue

Apr 12, 2016

Another artist's life in substance abuse.  Help!

Born to Be Blue

Grade: C+

Director: Robert Budreau (That Beautiful Somewhere)

Screenplay: Budreau

Cast: Ethan Hawke (Good Kill)

Rating: R

Runtime: 1 hr 37 min

by John DeSando

Midnight Special

Apr 12, 2016

One of the best science fiction films  in years.

One More Time

Apr 7, 2016

Good to see Chris Walken anytime.

CIty of Gold

Apr 7, 2016

Ethnic  food is golden in this delightful documentary.

City of Gold

Grade: B

Director: Laura Gabbert (No Impact Man: The Documentary)

Screenplay: Gabbert

Cast: Jonathan Gold, et al.

Rating: R

Runtime: 1 h 36 min.

by John DeSando

“A hundred different dishes can be good in a hundred different ways.” Jonathan Gold

Eye in the Sky

Apr 4, 2016

The eyes have it.

John and Johnny imitate their heroes by fighting about the merits of Batman v Superman. Film reviewed: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. They are using this show for next week's Cinema Classics as well.

by host John DeSando and guest Johnny DiLoretto

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

I Saw the Light

Mar 31, 2016

Hiddleston does Hank admirably-- the movie not so much.

Enjoyably scary and true.

It's messy and long, but you'll not be bored.

Knight of Cups

Mar 28, 2016

Moody, impressionistic Malick at his best.

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.

Zootopia

Mar 6, 2016

Fun for the whole family.

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