Jul 16, 2016

It's a funny reboot that can stand on its own without the help of its iconic predecessor.

It's Movie Time July 15,'16 Dark Horse

Jul 15, 2016

John and Linda love this informative and endearing documentary. This show is a repeat from June 24, when the opening was delayed at the last minute.

The boys fit BFG into the Spielberg canon.

A Cinema Classic: Spielberg and BFG

with co-hosts John DeSando and Johnny DiLoretto

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.

Dark Horse

Jul 15, 2016

Not Disneyfied.  Just real life heroes in the sport of  kings.

It's Movie Time July 8, '16 The Secret Life of Pets

Jul 8, 2016

John and Wayne are just as excited as the kids about this raucous animation.

The Johns recall their inner child as they celebrate the Gateway Film Center's screening of Close Encounters starting July 8.

The Secret Life of Pets

Jul 8, 2016

It's summer fun.

It's Movie Time Promo "Retirement" 7-6-16

Jul 7, 2016

Hear our recent promo about Bootsie:

The "hot" new promo for Cinema Classics:

It's Movie Time July 1, '16 Swiss Army Man and The BFG

Jun 30, 2016

John and Kevin find flatulence the through line in these films but nothing else for two  great movies.


Jun 30, 2016

A fantasy for young and old from our greatest living director.

Swiss Army Man, The BFG, The Shallows

Jun 30, 2016

Swiss Army Man

Paul Dano stars in Swiss Army Man as Hank, a man stranded on an island who gives up on suicide when he finds new hope in Daniel Radcliffe’s, Manny, a dazzling corpse that can fart to propulsive effect, produce potable water, and chop wood among other fantastical feats.

Swiss Army Man

Jun 29, 2016

More imaginative than anything else we've seen in years.

Cinema Classics June 30, '16 Jaws

Jun 29, 2016

John and Johnny revisit Jaws in preparation for the Gateway Film Center screening beginning July 1 in the original 35 mm.

The boys preview the second half of summer '16 movies, July, August

Len and Company

Jun 21, 2016

An insightful glimpse into parenthood and fame.


Jun 21, 2016

Observe a great editor work with a great writer.

It's Movie Time June 17,'16 Dheepan

Jun 17, 2016

John and Linda find richness in the Cannes Palme d'Or winner, Dheepan.

Film reviewed: Dheepan

by host John DeSando and guest, Linda Baas McClelland

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@Columbus.rr.com

John and Johnny elevate the career of former bad-boy and current lobster, Colin Farrell.


Jun 17, 2016

A disgraced politician lets it all hang out in this memorable documentary.