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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

Cinema Classics Feb 9, '17 Plot Twists

Feb 8, 2017

Inspired by Split, John and Johnny explore plot twists.

Neruda

Feb 5, 2017

An memorable fiction about the famed poet, Pablo Neruda

Julieta

Feb 5, 2017

European cinema at its best.

It's Movie Time Feb 03, '17 Oscar Nominations '17

Feb 3, 2017

John and Kevin consider the Oscar nominations '17

The boys chat about their favorite Oscar winners of the past.

It's Movie Time Jan 27, '17 Jackie

Jan 26, 2017

John and Mary assess a docudrama about the glamorous but tragic life of Jacqueline Kennedy around the time of the president's assassination.

Film reviewed: Jackie

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

Jackie

Jan 26, 2017

Natalie Portman's stunning performance as Jackie Kennedy may take the Oscar.

Cinema Classics Jan 26, '17 Dump Months

Jan 24, 2017

John and Johnny explain the January-February, August-September "Dump Months."

Paterson

Jan 20, 2017

Jarmusch is a poet of the ordinary.

The Founder

Jan 20, 2017

Like our new president, Ray Kroc is a force of business.

It's Movie Time Jan 20, '17 Split

Jan 19, 2017

John and Wayne look at a multiple-personality thriller called Split. They are not split about their disappointment with M. Night Shyamalan.

John and Johnny. inspired by Live by Night, explore the gangster genre.

Split

Jan 19, 2017

Disappointing.

Sleepless

Jan 18, 2017

A sleepy thriller Jamie Foxx apparently slept through.

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