Uncut Gems

Dec 26, 2019

Performance of a lifetime for comedian Adam Sandler.

Little Women

Dec 26, 2019

One of this year's best, and one of the top Alcott adaptations of all time.

John/Wayne have fun with the biggest franchise of all time.

Johnny interviews the co-creators of a future series at Amazon called Wildfire, an Ohio-related show.

An eternal space opera still rich with adventure and meaning for several generations.

Controversial It's Movie Time Dec 20, '19 Bombshell

Dec 20, 2019

Courtney and Felicity have some personal background for this revealing  docudrama.


Dec 19, 2019

Men most of all can learn about the unglamorous world of sexual harassment.

Johnny interviews Chevy Chase, in this weekend for Christmas Vacation.

The Two Popes

Dec 16, 2019

This acting will bring you back to church.

Richard Jewell

Dec 14, 2019

A sharp docudrama about a much maligned hero.

It's Movie Time Dec 13, '19 A Hidden Life

Dec 12, 2019

John and Hope debate the merits of this latest lyric from one of our premiere directors.

John and Johnny describe some pre-2020 Oscar ceremony favorites of 2019.

A Hidden Life

Dec 10, 2019

A beautiful film about an ugly past.


Dec 9, 2019

A modern love story of contrasts set in an exotic land.


Dec 5, 2019

Its screenplay is formulaic; its visuals are top-rate.

It's Movie Time Dec 6, '19 Dark Waters

Dec 5, 2019

John and Linda admire this important docudrama's claims of industrial irresponsibility.


Dec 4, 2019

The fall of a wealthy family for reasons known to even the non-wealthy. One of th best of the year.

Dark Waters

Dec 4, 2019

In the spirit of Spotlight, this investigative docudrama is interesting and real.

John and Johnny wrap up Cinema Classics' trilogy about a current classic: The Irishman

Film discussion: The Irishman, Part II

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 Stay connected on Facebook.

Hanks perfectly channels Rogers with Rogers'  sweet slow in full force.

21 Bridges

Nov 29, 2019

Shutting down exit from Manhattan is the most thrilling part of this mediocre thriller.

It's Movie Time Nov 29, '19 Knives Out

Nov 28, 2019

John and Kevin have fun with a fun whodunit.

Knives Out

Nov 26, 2019

A light whodunit for Thanksgiving.

John and Johnny discuss what The Irishman is really about= Excellence

Queen & SLim

Nov 23, 2019

It's a formulaic road trip but of enormous figurative importance.

It's Movie Time Nov 22, '19 The Irishman

Nov 21, 2019

John and Johnny adore this masterpiece.

A fine sequel to The Shining without the enduring classical vibe.

Johnny interviews special guest Jimmy Mak about Martin Scorsese's NYT comments on super hero films and cinema.

Ford v Ferrari

Nov 18, 2019

My fav car-racing flick of all time.

The Report

Nov 15, 2019

Detailed and sometimes boring drama about not quite sexy, but important, investigative reporting.