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.

 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

It's Movie Time April 22, '16 Everybody Wants Some!!

Apr 22, 2016

John and Hope have a few laughs over one of the best comedies in recent years.

Too Late

Apr 22, 2016

Neo-noir at its dark, depressing best. Hawkes is the neo-Bogey.

Demolition

Apr 22, 2016

Another lonely eccentric played to perfection by Jake Gyllenhaal.

Hardcore Henry

Apr 19, 2016

It's a wild ride through the eyes of a frenetic cyborg-like hero, and it's as fun as a video game.

Everybody Wants Some!!

Apr 18, 2016

One of the best comedies in years. Linklater at his best.

It's Movie Time April 15, '16 Midnight Special

Apr 14, 2016

John and Kevin admire but differ about this impressive sci-fi.

The Jungle Book

Apr 12, 2016

First-rate entertainment for the whole family.

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.

The Embrace of the Serpent

Mar 30, 2016

Enjoyably scary and true.

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Mar 28, 2016

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

Knight of Cups

Mar 28, 2016

Moody, impressionistic Malick at his best.

It's Movie Time March 25, '16 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

Mar 27, 2016

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

All the Time in the World

Mar 27, 2016

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

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

Mar 23, 2016

Oh, well, not all Greek weddings are alike.

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