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10:44 am
Thu May 30, 2013

Theaters And Studios Squabble Over Shortening Movie Trailers

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Originally published on Fri May 31, 2013 2:18 am

Here's a question: If you go to the movies and the scheduled showtime is, say, 7:30, when do you actually expect the movie to start? If you said 7:30, you go to very unusual screenings. If you said 7:45, you're closer to what many experience. If you said 7:50, you're still in range: There's often some advertising other than trailers, the limit for trailer length is 2 1/2 minutes, and theaters sometimes run seven or eight trailers. Eight would add up to 20 minutes.

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9:55 am
Wed May 29, 2013

Cinema Classics May 30, 2013: Contemporary Cinema

Johnny, Chris, and John answer Scott Lindsey's query about the state of contemporary cinema.


A Cinema Classic: Contemporary Cinema 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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9:51 am
Wed May 29, 2013

Cinema Classics May 30, 2013: Uncut 10 min.Contemporary Cinema

For ten uncut minutes, John, Johnny, and Chris answer listener and attorney Scott Lindsey about the state of contemporary cinema.


A Cinema Classic: 10 min. uncut Contemporary Cinema 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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7:06 pm
Fri May 24, 2013

It's Movie Time May 24, 2013: To the Wonder

Carolyn and John once again argue the merits of a Terrence Malick movie. Impressionist John usually loses to realist Carolyn. Film reviewed: To the Wonder 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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7:01 pm
Fri May 24, 2013

The Iceman

The Iceman
Grade: B Director: Ariel Vromen
Screenplay: Vromen, Morgan Land , from the book, The Iceman: The True Story of a Cold-Blooded Killer, by Anthony Bruno
Cast: Michael Shannon (Take Shelter), Winona Ryder (Black Swan)
Rating: R Runtime: 105 min.
by John DeSando

“Cold as Ice” (Roy describes Richard)

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6:53 pm
Fri May 24, 2013

Oblivion

Oblivion
Grade: C+
Director: Joseph Kosinski (Tron: Legacy)
Screenplay: Karl Gajdusek (Trespass), Michael DeBruyn, from Joseph Kosinski graphic novel.
Cast: Tom Cruise (Jack Reacher), Olga Kuryenko (To the Wonder)
Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 124 min.
by John DeSando

“I can't shake the feeling, that earth, inspite of all that's happened, earth is still my home.” Jack Harper

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8:00 am
Fri May 24, 2013

May 26, 2013 On the Marquee

On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases The Hangover Part III and Fast & Furious 6, new Blu-rays Beautiful Creatures and The Last Stand, 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.

About the Hosts:

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10:32 am
Thu May 23, 2013

Cinema Classics May 23, '13: Summer 2013 Conclusion

John and Johnny finish their discussion of summer movies, 2013, for June, July, and August


A Cinema Classic: Summer Movies 2013 Conclusion


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.

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10:28 am
Thu May 23, 2013

Cinema Classics May 23, '13: Uncut 12 min Summer 2013 Conclusion

John and Johnny have 12 min uncut discussion of summer movies, 2013


A Cinema Classic: Uncut 12 min Summer Movies 2013 Conclusion


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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5:50 am
Thu May 23, 2013

The Reluctant Fundamentalist

The Reluctant Fundamentalist
Grade: B
Director: Mira Nair (Monsoon Wedding)
Screenplay: William Wheeler (The Hoax) ( from the Moshin Hamid novel
Cast: Riz Ahmed (Ill Manors), Kate Hudson (Almost Famous)
Rating: R
Runtime: 130 min.
by John DeSando

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6:26 pm
Mon May 20, 2013

Star Trek Into Darkness

Star Trek Into Darkness
Grade: A
Director: J.J Abrams (Star Trek, 2009)
Screenplay: Roberto Ord (People Like Us), Alex Kurtzman (The Island), Damon Lindelof (Prometheus)
Cast: Chris Pine (This Means War), Zachary Quinto (Margin Call)
Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 132 min
by John DeSando

“You think you're safe. You are not. Is there anything you would not do for your family?” John Harrison (Benedict Cumberbatch)

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4:15 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

At Any Price

At Any Price
Grade: B
Director: Ramin Bahrani (Goodbye Solo)
Screenplay: Bahrani, Hallie Elizabeth Newton
Cast: Dennis Quaid (The Words), Zac Efron (Liberal Arts)
Rating: R
Runtime: 105 min
by John DeSando

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8:33 am
Fri May 17, 2013

It's Movie Time May 17, 2013: The Great Gatsby

Carolyn and John disagree about the Baz Luhrmann adaptation of The Great Gatsby.


Film reviewed: The Great Gatsby


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 and appears on Fox 28’s Man Panel.


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




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8:00 am
Fri May 17, 2013

May 19, 2013 On the Marquee

On this week's show, Kristin and Nick discuss new releases Star Trek Into Darkness and The Reluctant Fundamentalist, new Blu-rays Cloud Atlas and Texas Chainsaw 3D, and more.

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11:33 am
Wed May 15, 2013

Cinema Classics May 15, '13: Uncut 10 min.Roger Ebert

In an uncut version, John DeSando and Johnny DiLoretto honor the late Roger Ebert.


A Cinema Classic: Roger Ebert 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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11:32 am
Tue May 14, 2013

To the Wonder

To the Wonder
Grade: A-
Director: Terrence Malick (Tree of Life)
Screenplay: Malick
Cast: Ben Affleck (Argo), Olga Kurylenko (Oblivion)
Rating: R
Runtime: 112 min.
by John DeSando

“You got me out of the darkness.” Marina (Olga Kurylenko)

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12:20 pm
Sat May 11, 2013

The Great Gatsby

An energetic, visual delight.

The Great Gatsby Grade: B+
Director: Baz Luhrmann (Moulin Rouge)
Screenplay: Luhrmann, Craig Pearce (Strictly Ballroom)
Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio (Titanic), Tobey Maguire (Spiderman)
Rating: PG-13 Runtime: 143 min. by John DeSando

“The most hopeful man I ever knew.” Nick Carraway (Tobey Maguire)

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5:26 pm
Fri May 10, 2013

Cinema Classics May 9,'13: Summer 2013, part 1.

John, Johnny, and Jordan select a few upcoming summer movies Jordan particularly likes.


A Cinema Classic: Summer 2013 part 1.



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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5:24 pm
Fri May 10, 2013

Cinema Classics May 9,'13: Uncut 14 min. Summer 2013, part 1

Johnny, Jordan, and John talk for a very long uncut time (14 min!) about Jordan's eccentric picks for summer movies.


A Cinema Classic: Summer 2013 part 1



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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9:17 am
Fri May 10, 2013

It's Movie Time May 10, '13: Iron Man 3

Carolyn and John review the  first blockbuster hero movie of the summer.


Film reviewed: Iron Man 3


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 and appears on Fox 28’s Man Panel.


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

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