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8:00 am
Fri December 5, 2014

December 7, 2014 On the Marquee

On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases The Pyramid and all of the docs showing throughout Columbus Documentary Week, new Blu-rays The Hundred-Foot Journey and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, and more.

On the Marquee highlights the week’s movie releases—both in theaters and on DVD and Blu-ray.  It airs on WCBE every Sunday morning at 9:01.

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7:25 pm
Thu December 4, 2014

The Homesman

It's still rough out there for women.

 

 

  

The Homesman

Grade: B

Director: Tommy Lee Jones (The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada)

Screenplay: Jones, et al. from Wesley A. Oliver novel

Cast: Jones (Lincoln), Hilary Swank (Million Dollar Baby)

Rating: R

Runtime: 122 min.

by John DeSando

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5:16 pm
Wed December 3, 2014

Cinema Classics Dec. 4, '14: Doc Week

John and Johnny survey  the documentary week starting December 5 at the Gateway Cinema.

 Cinema Classic: Documentary Week

Award-winning Cinema Classics discusses great movies then and now. From films, genres, directors, and actors to everything else in between, the hosts don't always agree, but they are always fun and informative.

Cinema Classics is regularly broadcast at 8:01 pm Thursday on WCBE 90.5 FM and streaming at WCBE.org. Stay connected on Facebook.

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5:09 pm
Wed December 3, 2014

Happy Valley

Not a winning game.

 

 

  

Happy Valley

Grade: B+

Director: Amir Bar-Lev (The Tillman Story)

Screenplay: Amir Bar-Lev

Runtime: 96 min.

“St. Joe”:  What Penn State, College Station, and the world called Joe Paterno before the Jerry Sandusky indictment.

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6:45 am
Wed December 3, 2014

We are the Best!

The band is not the best, but the the film is one of the best about adolescent girls.

We are the Best!

  

Grade: B

Director: Lukas Moodysson (Mammoth)

Screenplay: Moodysson, from Coco Moodysson comic book

Cast: Mira Barkhammar, Mira Grossin

Rating: NR

Runtime: 102 min.

by John DeSando

“We must be careful not to discourage our twelve-year-olds by making them waste the best years of their lives preparing for examinations.” Freeman Dyson

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1:13 pm
Sun November 30, 2014

It's Movie Time Nov. 28, '14: Whiplash

  

John and Linda praise the hard and rewarding music education drama, Whiplash.

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1:11 pm
Sun November 30, 2014

Cinema Classics Nov. 27, '14: Holiday Films

John and Johnny look at Gateway Film Center's holiday films and non-holiday new releases.

A Cinema Classic: Holiday Movies

Award-winning Cinema Classics discusses great movies then and now. From films, genres, directors, and actors to everything else in between, the hosts don't always agree, but they are always fun and informative.

Cinema Classics is regularly broadcast at 8:01 pm Thursday on WCBE 90.5 FM and streaming at WCBE.org. Stay connected on Facebook.

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1:05 pm
Sun November 30, 2014

The Way He Looks

 

 

  

A good way of looking at teenage sex.

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7:54 am
Fri November 28, 2014

The Theory of Everything

This biopic has everything.

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11:46 am
Wed November 26, 2014

November 30, 2014 On the Marquee

On the Thanksgiving weekend show, Kristin and Nick discuss new movies Horrible Bosses 2 and Penguins of Madagascar, new Blu-rays The Expendables 3 and The Giver, and more.

On the Marquee highlights the week’s movie releases—both in theaters and on DVD and Blu-ray.  It airs on WCBE every Sunday morning at 9:01.

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7:06 pm
Fri November 21, 2014

It's Movie Time Nov 21, '14: Rosewater

 

 

  

Film reviewed: Rosewater

by host John DeSando with guest Helmut Kremling

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

Listen to the live show on WCBE 90.5 Fridays at 3:01 and 8:01 PM.

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9:01 am
Fri November 21, 2014

November 23, 2014 On the Marquee

On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 and The Better Angels, new Blu-rays 22 Jump Street and Into the Storm, and more.

On the Marquee highlights the week’s movie releases—both in theaters and on DVD and Blu-ray.  It airs on WCBE every Sunday morning at 9:01.

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1:25 pm
Wed November 19, 2014

Cinema Classics Nov.20, '14: Broadcast News

Inspired by Nightcrawler, John and Johnny discuss important films about broadcast news.

A Cinema Classic: Broadcast News

Award-winning Cinema Classics discusses great movies then and now. From films, genres, directors, and actors to everything else in between, the hosts don't always agree, but they are always fun and informative.

Cinema Classics is regularly broadcast at 8:01 pm Thursday on WCBE 90.5 FM and streaming at WCBE.org. Stay connected on Facebook.

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1:19 pm
Wed November 19, 2014

The Better Angels

"Impressive" in more than one way.

 

  

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4:55 pm
Sun November 16, 2014

Whiplash

One of the best movies of the year.

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6:28 pm
Sat November 15, 2014

It's Movie Time Nov 14, '14 Interstellar

John and Kevin  are not as impressed with Christopher Nolan this time around.

 

 

Film reviewed: Interstellar

 

  

 

by host John DeSando with guest Kevin Carr 

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6:19 pm
Sat November 15, 2014

Rosewater

 

 

  

A promising debut for Jon Stewart.

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9:32 am
Fri November 14, 2014

November 16, 2014 On the Marquee

On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases Dumb and Dumber To and Saving Christmas, new Blu-rays How to Train Your Dragon 2 and Let's Be Cops, and more.

On the Marquee highlights the week’s movie releases—both in theaters and on DVD and Blu-ray.  It airs on WCBE every Sunday morning at 9:01.

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2:44 pm
Thu November 13, 2014

Citizenfour

Can you handle the truth?

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1:03 pm
Wed November 12, 2014

Cinema Classics Nov. 13, '14: Jake Gyllenhaal

Inspired by Nightcrawler, the Johns look at  Jake's filmography.

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