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8:00 am
Fri June 21, 2013

June 23, 2013 On the Marquee

On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases Monsters University and World War Z, new Blu-rays 21 and Over and Jack the Giant Slayer, 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.

For more updates and reviews, find On the Marquee on Facebook.

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7:46 pm
Thu June 20, 2013

World War Z

World War Z
Grade: B
Director: Marc Forster (Quantum of Solace)
Screenplay: Matthew Michael Carnahan (State of Play), Drew Goddard (The Cabin in the Woods), Damon Lindelof Star Trek Into Darkness)
Cast: Brad Pitt (Fight Club), Mireille Enos (Gangster Squad)
Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 116 min
by John DeSando

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7:26 pm
Thu June 20, 2013

The Bling Ring

The Bling Ring
Grade: C +
Director: Sofia Coppola (Lost in Translation)
Screenplay: Coppola, Nancy Jo Sales
Cast: Emma Watson (This is the End), Israel Broussard (The Chaperone)
Rating: R
Runtime: 90 min.
by John DeSando

“Let’s go shopping.” Rebecca (Katie Chang)

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7:21 pm
Wed June 19, 2013

This is the End

This is the End
Grade: C+
Directors: Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen
Screenplay: Goldberg (Superbad), Rogen (The Watch)
Cast: James Franco (127 Hours), Jonah Hill (Moneyball)
Rating: R
Runtime: 107 min.
by John DeSando

Jonah Hill: “This is no dream! This is really happening!”

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12:34 pm
Wed June 19, 2013

Cinema Classics June 20,'13: Double Barrel Film Series

Johnny and John talk about Gateway Film Center's Summer Double Barrel Film Series


A Cinema Classic: Gateway Film Center's  Double Barrel Film Series


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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12:32 pm
Wed June 19, 2013

Cinema Classics June 20,'13: Uncut 11 min.Double Barrel Film Series

Johnny and John comment on the Gateway Film Center's Double Barrel Film Series.


A Cinema Classic: Uncut 11 min. Summer Double Barrel Film Series


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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8:00 am
Fri June 14, 2013

June 16, 2013 On the Marquee

On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases Man of Steel and This Is the End, new Blu-rays Oz the Great and Powerful and Snitch, 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.

For more updates and reviews, find On the Marquee on Facebook.

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2:00 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

It's Movie Time June 14, 2013: The Internship

Carolyn and John visit Google headquarters with comic actors Vince and Owen.


Film reviewed: The Internship


by hosts John DeSando and Carolyn Bruck


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


John DeSando is also co-host of WCBE’s Cinema Classics.


Carolyn Bruck is a news anchor for ABC 6/Fox 28.



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1:59 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

Cinema Classics June 13, 2013: State of Cinema Part II



Johnny, Chris, and John finish talking about Scott Lindsey's question on the state of current cinema.


A Cinema Classic: State of Contemporary Cinema Part II 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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1:58 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

Cinema Classics June 13, 2013: 15 min uncut State of Cinema Part II

Johnny, Chris, and John converse in a fascinating uncut 15 min about Scott Lindsey's question on the state of current cinema.


A Cinema Classic: State of Contemporary Cinema Part II 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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1:51 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

Man of Steel

Man of Steel
Grade: C Director: Zack Snyder (300)
Screenplay: David S. Goyer (Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance)
Cast: Henry Cavill (Immortals), Amy Adams (The Master)
Rating: Pg-13 Runtime: 143 min.
by John DeSando

“You just have to decide what kind of man you want to grow up to be, Clark. Whoever that man is, he's going to change the world.” Jonathan Clark (Kevin Costner)

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12:10 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

Before Midnight

Before Midnight Grade: A-
Director: Richard Linklater (Me and Orson Welles)
Screenplay: Linklater, Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke
Cast: Delpy (2 days in New York), Hawke (2 Days in New York) Rating: R Runtime: 108 min.
by John DeSando

“You are the mayor of Crazytown, do you know that? You are!” Jesse (Ethan Hawke) to Celine (Julie Delpy)

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5:21 am
Mon June 10, 2013

The Internship

The Internship Grade: B+
Director: Shawn Levy (Night at the Museum)
Screenplay: Vince Vaughan (Couples Retreat), Jared Stern (The Watch)
Cast: Vaughan (Fred Claus), Owen Wilson (Midnight in Paris)
Rating: PG-13 Runtime: 119 min.
by John DeSando

“Certainly absolute freedom would be more beautiful if we were birds or poets; but cooperation and a loving sacrifice of a part of ourselves—are beautiful too . . . .” George Santayana

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9:12 am
Fri June 7, 2013

It's Movie Time June 7, 2013: Frances Ha

Johnny and John enjoy a star turn from Greta Gerwig. Carolyn is off today.


Film reviewed: Francis Ha
 


by hosts John DeSando and Carolyn Bruck


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


John DeSando is also co-host of WCBE’s Cinema Classics.


Carolyn Bruck is a news anchor for ABC 6/Fox 28.


Johnny DiLoretto also co-hosts Cinema Classics and Foodcast.  He is director of Operations at the Gateway Film Center.

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9:33 am
Wed June 5, 2013

Cinema Classics June 6, 2013: Superman Background Check

John, Johnny, and Chris do a background check on the upcoming Superman in Man of Steel.


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6:45 pm
Fri May 31, 2013

It's Movie Time May 31, 2013 The Reluctant Fundamentalist

Carolyn and John agree on the merits of recent independent film The Reluctant  Fundamentalist.


Film reviewed: The Reluctant Fundamentalist


by hosts John DeSando and Carolyn Bruck


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


John DeSando is also co-host of WCBE’s Cinema Classics.


Carolyn Bruck is a news anchor for ABC 6/Fox 28.

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6:31 pm
Fri May 31, 2013

Now You See Me

Now You See me
Grade: B Director: Louis Leterrier (Transporter)
Screenplay: Ed Solomon (The In-Laws), et al.
Cast: Jesse Eisenberg (Social Network), Mark Ruffalo (The Kids are Alright)
Rating: PG 13 Runtime: 116 min.
by John DeSando

“First rule of magic: always be the smartest person in the room.” J. Daniel Atlas (Jesse Eisenberg)

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11:47 am
Fri May 31, 2013

Yes, Your Cat Can Get A Movie Deal

This is a cat who appears in a perfectly lovely piece of stock photography but who, as far as we know, lacks a movie deal. Get on it, Wet Cat!
iStockphoto.com

Originally published on Thu May 30, 2013 11:54 am

"Mr. Lashes, 34 years old, is an agent for Internet cats."

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8:00 am
Fri May 31, 2013

June 2, 2013 On the Marquee

On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases Now You See Me and After Earth, new Blu-rays Dark Skies and Cleopatra, 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.

For more updates and reviews, find On the Marquee on Facebook.

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5:24 pm
Thu May 30, 2013

Drive-Ins Soon Face Hollywood's Digital Switch

Many drive-ins and mom and pop theaters will soon have to make the switch from film to digital after putting it off because of the high cost of new projectors.
John Kuntz The Plain Dealer/Landov

Originally published on Thu May 30, 2013 5:48 pm

Pull into the Bourbon Drive-In just off U.S. Highway 68 near Paris, Ky., and it's like stepping back in time. Patricia and Lanny Earlywine own the 7-acre drive-in. It's been connected to the family since the theater opened in 1956. Even the popcorn machine is original.

"To do a drive-in, it sort of gets in your blood. You have to love it," Patricia says.

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