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The Zookeeper's Wife

Mar 28, 2017

A welcome addition to Holocaust cinema.

The Freedom to Marry

Mar 27, 2017

A joyful doc that's also serious history.

Wilson

Mar 23, 2017

Even bad-boy Woody can't make Wilson a comedy.

It's Movie Time March 24, '17 T2 Trainspotting

Mar 22, 2017

John and Wayne look at the sequel to the iconic Trainspotting.

John and Johnny, inspired by Beauty and the Beast, look at Disney live animations.

T2 Trainspotting

Mar 22, 2017

T2 is more sober and melancholic than its manic predecessor.

Kong: Skull Island

Mar 20, 2017

Scary, spectacular, and sweet: a good movie time.

It's Movie Time March 17, '17 Kedi

Mar 17, 2017

John and Chris marvel at the herd of Istanbul cats in this lyrical documentary.

The Belko Experiment

Mar 17, 2017

It's horrible and fun, just the ticket for horror geeks everywhere.

John and Johnny have the last words on the recent Oscars.

My Life as a Zucchini

Mar 13, 2017

A caring and hopeful story about an endearing orphan.

Kedi

Mar 12, 2017

Cool cats.

It's Movie Time March 10, '17 The Salesman

Mar 9, 2017

John and Mary talk about the Oscar Winner for best foreign language film.

Film reviewed: The Salesman

by host John DeSando and guest, Mary Yerina

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

Mary Yerina is a philanthropic consultant.

Inspired by The Red Turtle and Swiss Army Man, John and Johnny survey marooned movies.

Logan

Mar 4, 2017

May be the most humane X Men of all.

I Am Not Your Negro

Mar 3, 2017

A first-rate documentary about race relations from a writer who should know.

It's Movie Time March 3, '17 Post-Oscar Reflections

Mar 2, 2017

John and Hope have pleasant thoughts about the recent Oscars.

A United Kingdom

Mar 2, 2017

It's solid biopic stuff, just not unique enough.

Table 19

Mar 2, 2017

What did you expect at this time of year? A funny comedy? NOT

The Salesman

Mar 1, 2017

Deserves Oscar for Best Foreign Language film.

John and Johnny, inspired by German comedy Toni Erdmann, explore socially-conscious comedies.

Get Out

Feb 27, 2017

Peele has a long, successful career ahead of him.

It's Movie Time Feb 24, '17 Toni Erdmann

Feb 25, 2017

John and Kevin find humor in this German comedy.

Cinema Classics Feb 23, '17 Oscar Snubs

Feb 25, 2017

John and Johnny remember some of the notable snubs in Oscar history.

Toni Erdmann

Feb 25, 2017

It's Oscar nominated and it's funny.

It's Movie Time Feb 17, '17 The Red Turtle

Feb 16, 2017

John and Linda find figurative delight behind the minimalist animation.

Cinema Classics Feb 16, '17 Thrillers

Feb 15, 2017

After recently discussing plot twists, the boys tackle the allied subject of thrillers.

The Red Turtle

Feb 14, 2017

Deceptively simple, this Japanese animation is surprisingly dense.

John Wick: Chapter 2

Feb 9, 2017

A code of "honor" among assassins makes this actioner palatable.

It's Movie Time Feb 10, '17 Julieta

Feb 9, 2017

John and Wayne love Pedro Almodovar's  romantic drama, Julieta

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