It's Movie Time Dec 9, '16 Manchester by the Sea

19 hours ago

John and Sommer are filled with holiday cheer about this brooding, beautiful drama.

Nocturnal Animals

19 hours ago

It's a jungle out there.

Manchester by the Sea

20 hours ago

One of the best films of the year and a sure Oscar nomination for Casey Affleck.

Manchester by the Sea by Johnny DiLoretto Much has al ready been said about Kenneth Lone rgan’s long overdue third film. By now, you’ve heard about how great Casey Affleck is in it, the wonderful chemistry he shares with his young co-star Lucas Hedges, and how utterly heart shattering, yet painfully funny the film is. By now you’ve heard, surely, Manchester by the Sea , is Oscar bound. I’m not adding anything new to the slush pile of raves by saying that all the p raise is well earned; and I...

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Office Christmas Party

Dec 7, 2016

Your party may have been even sillier than this one.

The Eagle Huntress

Dec 3, 2016

A doc for everyone.

It's Movie Time Dec 2, '16 Loving

Dec 1, 2016

John and Crystal love Loving.

Cinema Classics Dec 1, '16 New Westerns

Nov 29, 2016

The boys discuss Westerns since 1990.


Nov 29, 2016

A minimalist production treats romance that has global effects.


Nov 27, 2016

Slightly patterned after Casablanca, an entertaining companion to that classic.

It's Movie Time Nov 25, '16: Rules Don't Apply

Nov 24, 2016

John and Kevin assess Warren Beatty's return to cinema in Rules Don't Apply.

Cinema Classics Nov 24, '16, Curmudgeons

Nov 22, 2016

The boys just don't see they're already film curmudgeons.

Rules Don't Apply

Nov 22, 2016

Beatty is amusing as Hughes, the love affair of the young'uns not so much.

It's Movie Time Nov 18, '16 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Nov 18, 2016

John and Wayne come down from their Martini happy hour to try to make sense of this fun fantasy. Film reviewed: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by host John DeSando and guest, Wayne Miller It’s Movie Time has won numerous national awards including LA Press Club, MarCom, Communicator, Hermes, and Silver Microphone honors. John DeSando, a Los Angeles Press Club first-place winner for National Entertainment Journalism, is also host of WCBE’s Cinema Classics. Contact him at JDeSando...

The boys discuss the Oscar possibilities up to mid-November.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Nov 17, 2016

Yes, it's not as good as Potter, but it has its charms.


Nov 17, 2016

It's better than Contact and almost as good as Close Encounters.

Almost Christmas

Nov 11, 2016

Love each other at Holiday time because you won't love this ersatz comedy.

It's Movie Time Nov 11, '16: Moonlight

Nov 10, 2016

John and Kevin have good things to say about this possible Oscar contender.