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 Glass Castle

Aug 24, 2017

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

Good Time

Aug 24, 2017

A minor classic of crime and love.

Wind River

Aug 21, 2017

It's a cold world in rural Wyoming, just the place for a thrilling murder mystery.

Logan Lucky

Aug 18, 2017

Good ol' boys have a good time pulling an intricate heist.

It's Movie Time August 18, '17 The Hitman's Bodyguard

Aug 18, 2017

John and Linda need their their own bodyguards for liking this lightweight comedy as much as they do.

Brigsby Bear

Aug 17, 2017

Odd and warm story about creativity.


Aug 17, 2017

One of the best docs in years.


Aug 17, 2017

A dramady with heart and grit.

It's Movie Time August 11, '17 Annabelle: Creation

Aug 11, 2017

John and Hope are catholic in their criticism.

Annabelle: Creation

Aug 10, 2017

Weird doll.


Aug 7, 2017

It's history, and it's not pretty.

Lady Macbeth

Aug 5, 2017

Not a beautiful situation but a beautiful film.

It's Movie Time August 4, '17 A Ghost Story

Aug 3, 2017

John/Wayne are spooked by this film.

A Ghost Story

Aug 1, 2017

It's a strange but affecting look at life after death.

Atomic Blonde

Jul 28, 2017

She's nuclear!

It's Movie Time July 28, '17 Atomic Blonde

Jul 28, 2017

John and Kevin favor this blonde.

The Little Hours

Jul 22, 2017

The nuns sure are cute if not terribly witty.


Jul 21, 2017

Learn about a famous folk artist and see a rude romance.

It's Movie Time July 21, '17 Dunkirk

Jul 20, 2017

John and Hope admire Nolan's work at Dunkirk.

Beatriz at Dinner

Jul 18, 2017

A light meal with just a hint of Trump.

The Big Sick

Jul 18, 2017

A rom-com worthy of Judd Apatow.

War for the Planet of the Apes

Jul 14, 2017

No monkeying around--it's solid entertainment.

It's Movie Time July 14, '17 War for The Planet of the Apes

Jul 14, 2017

John and Wayne avoid their usual monkey business reviewing the ape franchise's newest blockbuster.


Jul 12, 2017

Who would have thought death could be so much fun?

The Journey

Jul 8, 2017

Acting and suspense are first-rate in this engrossing historical drama.

It's Movie Time July 7, '17 Spider-Man: Homecoming

Jul 6, 2017

John and Linda are happily there when Spidey comes home.

Last Men in Aleppo

Jul 5, 2017

A harrowing doc that must be seen even if you don't want to.

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Jul 4, 2017

One of the best super-hero blockbusters.

It's Movie Time 6- 30-17 Despic. Me 3

Jun 30, 2017

John and Crystal have mixed feelings about the third edition of the Despicable franchise.

The Beguiled

Jun 28, 2017

Just because Colin's so cute doesn't mean he won't have trouble in a house full of females.