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Youth

Dec 24, 2015

It is about life, not death.  And beautiful it is.

The Danish Girl

Dec 24, 2015

Eddie Redmayne in another Oscar-worthy role.

The Big Short

Dec 23, 2015

Fun and deliciously informative about bad-acting investors and the consequences.

Janis: Little Girl Blue

Dec 22, 2015

A fine companion doc to Amy.

Star Wars

Dec 20, 2015

The Force is with the franchise once again.

It's Movie Time December 18, '15 Catch-up Films for the Holidays

Dec 18, 2015

John and Kevin advise what films to catch up on during the holidays.

John and Johnny formulate the elements of successful holiday films.

It's Movie Time December 11, '15 Macbeth

Dec 13, 2015

John and Kevin look at the new Macbeth starring Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard.

Film reviewed: Macbeth

by host John DeSando with guest, Kevin Carr

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

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The Assassin

Dec 13, 2015

Visually it is arguably the best of 2016.

Cinema Classics Dec, '10 Creed

Dec 11, 2015

John and Johnny pit Creed against the old Rocky.

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.

In the Heart of the Sea

Dec 11, 2015

Moby Dick it isn't.

Macbeth

Dec 11, 2015

Visually stunning with some fine performances.

It's Movie Time December 4, '15 Trumbo

Dec 4, 2015

John and Hope disagree about Trumbo.

John and Johnny discuss movies about therapy or needing therapy.

A Cinema Classic: Therapy in Film.

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.

Hang on Sloopy: The Movie

Dec 3, 2015

Hang on Sloopy: The Movie has a mysterious  femme and a world-class band. This is a documentary? Well, it's more like a thriller.

Creed

Nov 29, 2015

Second best to the original Rocky.

Creed

Grade: B

Director: Ryan Coogler (Fruitvale Station )

Screenplay: Coogler, et al.

Cast: Michael B. Jordan(Fruitvale Station )

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 133 min.

by John DeSando

Trumbo

Nov 26, 2015

Cranston is arguably the leading contender for best actor Oscar.

It's Movie Time Nov. 27, '15 Brooklyn

Nov 26, 2015

John and Kevin love this Irish lady.

Inspired by Love the Coopers, John and Johnny explore  dysfunctional families in film.

Brooklyn

Nov 24, 2015

Ronan is a sure bet for an Oscar nomination.

Brooklyn

Grade: A

Director: John Crowley (Closed Circuit)

Screenplay: Nick Hornby (Wild) from Colm Toibin novel.

Cast: Saoirse Ronan (Hanna), Jim Broadbent (Crying Game)

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 111 min.

by John DeSando

“Home is home.” Tony (Emory Cohen)

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