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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The Light Between Oceans

Sep 6, 2016

More Thomas Hardy than Nicholas Sparks.

It's Movie Time Sept 2, '16 The Light Between Oceans

Sep 1, 2016

John and Wayne, after juvenile jokes about lighthouse symbolism, find this film  entertaining and insightful.

Germans and Jews

Aug 31, 2016

Who would have thought?

It's Movie Time Aug 26, '16 Don't Breathe

Aug 26, 2016

John and Hope loved this rouser-The Blind Man and his dog will scare the heck out of you.

Blood Father

Aug 26, 2016

Gibson returns with a vengeance.

Don't Think Twice

Aug 25, 2016

That's life!

Don’t Think Twice

Grade:  A-

Director: Mike Birbiglia (Sleepwalk with Me)

Screenplay: Birbiglia

Cast: Keegan-Michael Key (Keanu), Gillian Jacobs (Community)

Rating: R

Runtime: 1 hr 32 min

by John DeSando

“I think for anyone - male or female - in improv, the biggest thing to get over is the fear. I think every improviser has that.” Rachel Dratch

Don't Breathe

Aug 25, 2016

It'll scare the bejesus out of you.


Aug 25, 2016

It  may lack the Wall Street movie zing, but it sure is instructive about the equity in investment banking.


Aug 22, 2016

One of the best ever.

It's Movie Time Aug 19, '16 Hell or High Water

Aug 18, 2016

John and Linda adore this modern oater partly because the camera work and makeup are outstanding. Imagine that!

War Dogs

Aug 17, 2016

Of arms and the men who deal them.

Florence Foster Jenkins

Aug 14, 2016

Streep, great, of course. But Grant! Who would have thought?

It's Movie Time August 12, '16 The Lobster

Aug 12, 2016

Gateway Film Center has brought back an already classic rom com. John and Chris claim The Lobster is one of the best movies of the year so far.

It's Movie Time Aug. 5,'16 Suicide Squad

Aug 4, 2016

John and Wayne would rather see Dirty Dozen or The Magnificent Seven or maybe even Fantastic Four.

It's Movie Time Aug 6, '16 Cafe Society

Aug 4, 2016

John is on vacation. Wayne and Audrey discuss the Woodman's newest, Cafe Society.

Suicide Squad

Aug 4, 2016

A hot mess.

Cafe Society

Jul 31, 2016

Some Woody moments but not enough.

Bad Moms

Jul 29, 2016

Learn how to be a good mom by admitting you're a bad one!

It's Movie Time July 29, '16 Jason Bourne

Jul 28, 2016

John and Kevin disagree on the merits of each film, but they had fun seeing them.

Jason Bourne

Jul 27, 2016

Same formula, same chases, same high-class thrills from a great franchise.