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Cinema Classics April 13, '17 Logan

Apr 12, 2017

John and Johnny assess Hugh Jackman's swan song as Logan.

Gifted

Apr 11, 2017

Custody battles are tough when they involve gifted children.

Betting on Zero

Apr 10, 2017

Entertaining and informative with a dose of heavy-duty humanity.

Frantz

Apr 9, 2017

An artful addition to our understanding of the effects of WW I.

Queen of the Desert

Apr 8, 2017

Pretty dry, I'd say.

It's Movie Time April 7, '17 Ghost in the Shell and Zookeeper's

Apr 6, 2017

John and Kevin comment on two different recent movies.

Going in Style

Apr 6, 2017

Disappointing like the first one in 1979.

Land of Mine

Apr 6, 2017

A post WWII unusual angle of vision.

Inspired by King Kong: Skull Island, the boys look at famous movie monsters.

Song to Song

Apr 3, 2017

Another Terence Malick memorable romance--this time it's completely modern.

Ghost in the Shell

Apr 2, 2017

The exciting anime tradition done just right.

It's Movie Time March 31, '17 Kong and Wilson

Mar 30, 2017

John and Linda observe two very different movies in theaters this week, King Kong and Wilson.

My Scientology Movie

Mar 29, 2017

Tightly-protected religion with some celebrity and dicey activity to make it doc worthy.

Inspired by My Life as a Zucchini, John and Johnny survey orphan movies.

A Cinema Classic: Orphans

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.

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.

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