It's Movie Time

Fridays at 3:01pm and 8:01 PM
  • Hosted by , 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.


  • 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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Oct 27, 2017

Clooney is not a Coen.

It's Movie Time Oct 20 '17 Mark Felt

Oct 20, 2017

John and Linda have mixed reactions to the "Deep Throat" docudrama, Mark Felt, starring Liam Neeson.

Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House

Oct 19, 2017

Some entertaining intrigue about a super famous scandal, but not enough.

Professor Marston and the Wonder Women

Oct 14, 2017

History and culture in a melodrama about heroic women on the comic-book page and real life.

It's Movie Time Oct 13 '17 Victoria & Abdul

Oct 13, 2017

John and Mary visit the queen, aka Judi Dench, in her other platonic hookup.


Oct 11, 2017

Visitors are a problem, but one who's a family member adds a layer of thrills.

The Mountain Between Us

Oct 10, 2017

There's a mountain between this formulaic film and a memorable romance.

13 Minutes

Oct 9, 2017

Nazis are almost always fascinating.

Victoria and Abdul

Oct 7, 2017

In the Masterpiece Theater tradition, this film is a delight of performance and sight.

It's Movie Time Oct 6 '17 Blade Runner 2049

Oct 6, 2017

John and Kevin find this Blade Runner a winning sequel.

American Made

Oct 4, 2017

It's Cruise's best acting in decades.

The Battle of the Sexes

Oct 2, 2017

Much more than tennis and much better than many other docudramas.

It's Movie Time Sept 29, '17 mother!

Sep 29, 2017

John and Wayne try to figure out the dense but exciting mother!

Brad's Status

Sep 25, 2017

Here's a mid-life crisis I can live with.


Sep 22, 2017

A docudrama that gives you more than history.

It's Movie Time Sept 22, '17 Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Sep 22, 2017

John and Crystal find gold in Kingsman: Circle of Gold.

Marjorie Prime

Sep 20, 2017

Memories are tricky things, even when recreated in the likeness of a deceased husband.


Sep 18, 2017

Art and marriage have a gloriously challenging time.

Viceroy's House

Sep 18, 2017

Historically and visually impressive.

It's Movie Time Sept 15, '17 The Trip to Spain

Sep 14, 2017

John and Linda enjoy this trip even though they're lamentably not on it.

The Trip to Spain

Sep 11, 2017

Put this trip on your bucket list.

Whose Streets?

Sep 11, 2017

Powerful doc about Mark Brown's murder and Ferguson's response.


Sep 9, 2017

It's Columbus, Indiana, where  modernist architecture  bonds with humanity.

It's Movie Time Sept 8, '17 It

Sep 8, 2017

John and Hope clown around reviewing the adaptation of Stephen King's It.


Sep 7, 2017

It will at times scare the bejesus out of you yet satisfy your yearning for  those old pubescent days of fears running wild.

It's Movie Time Sept 1, '17 Patti Cake$

Sep 1, 2017

John and Kevin want even more rap from this music drama.

City of Ghosts

Aug 30, 2017

You want real heroes? Look no further.

The Only Living Boy in New York

Aug 25, 2017

It has its hot moments, but it's not The Graduate.

Yes, It's Movie Time August 25, '17 Good Time

Aug 24, 2017

John and Sommer have a good time discussing Good Time.

The Glass Castle

Aug 24, 2017

An indie gem with  powerful acting. And a  dysfunctional family--just my kind of fun.