It's Movie Time

Fridays at 3:01pm and 8:01 PM
John DeSando
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
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9:53 am
Fri February 7, 2014

It's Movie Time Feb 7, '14 The Monuments Men

John and Hope  agree about the entertainment value of   The Monuments Men.

Film reviewed:  The Monuments Men

by host John DeSando and guest Hope Madden

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

John DeSando, a Los Angeles Press Club first-place winner for National Entertainment Journalism, is also co-host of WCBE’s Cinema Classics. Contact him at JDeSando@Columbus.rr.com

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3:07 pm
Thu February 6, 2014

The Monuments Men

Looking for Michelangelo's Madonna should be more inspired.

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5:18 am
Thu January 30, 2014

Labor Day

Surprisingly entertaining drama, albeit formulaic, for this time of year.

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3:08 pm
Wed January 29, 2014

The Rocket

One of the best films of the year.

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6:45 pm
Sat January 25, 2014

Camille Claudel 1915

The powerful drama is in Binoche's face.

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10:45 am
Fri January 24, 2014

It's Movie Time Jan 24, '14 Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

John and Srinath generally  agree about the quality of  Jack Ryan's newest adventure.

Film reviewed-- Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

by host John DeSando with guest Srinath Sampath

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

John DeSando, a Los Angeles Press Club first-place winner for National Entertainment Journalism, is also co-host of WCBE’s Cinema Classics. Contact him at JDeSando@Columbus.rr.com

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6:36 am
Tue January 21, 2014

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

An entertaining diversion for the movie dead zone until May.

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1:30 pm
Thu January 16, 2014

It's Movie Time Jan 17, '14 Her

John and Jessica explore the new boundaries of love in Her.

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9:23 am
Thu January 9, 2014

It's Movie Time Jan. 10, '14: Lone Survivor

John, Wayne argue about the merits of Mark Wahlberg's newest action bio adventure.

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9:21 am
Thu January 9, 2014

Cinema Classics Jan. 9, '14: Uncut 4 Favorite Oscar Performances Ever

John and Johnny  go on too long about their 4 most memorable Oscar performances.

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9:13 am
Thu January 9, 2014

August: Osage County

It beats even my family gatherings for verbal mud wrestling.

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6:22 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

Lone Survivor

It's rough out there!

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6:13 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

It's Movie Time Dec 27, '13: August: Osage County (in theaters Jan 10)

Critics Linda Baas McClelland and John DeSando

Linny and Johnny love their families' dramas, but this film beats all for verbal violence. August: Osage County will be in theaters January 10.

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6:10 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

Her

Learn about real love through unreal software.

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5:53 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

Frozen

A warm Disney fairy tale, old fashioned and modern, bouncy and poignant.

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2:53 am
Fri January 3, 2014

It's Movie Time Jan. 3, '14: The Wolf of Wall Street

John and Srinath agree this film would be a good investment of your time.

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6:16 pm
Sun December 29, 2013

Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues.

It's benignly absurd with likeable characters and no intricate plot. It'll help you through winter.

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5:33 am
Sun December 29, 2013

The Grandmaster

Less about its hero and more about the beauty of kung fu.

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4:51 am
Sun December 29, 2013

Some Velvet Morning

The modern battle of the sexes is orchestrated for maximum enjoyment albeit unresolved.

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9:38 am
Thu December 26, 2013

The Wolf of Wall Street

While Leo acts delightfully over the top, Martin directs one of his best films.

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