After watching the depiction of Steve McQueen in Once Upon a Time . . ., the boys have fun remembering him.

Cold Case Hammarskjold

Sep 3, 2019

This doc will challenge you and intrigue you. Although sometimes confusing, it never bores.


Sep 2, 2019

A challenging and entertaining tour of cultural hotpoints.

It's Movie Time August 30, '19 The Nightingale

Aug 29, 2019

John and Hope love this deeply-moving thriller.

John and Johnny make some startling observations about climate doom in sci-fi and super-hero movies.


Aug 27, 2019

Learn about teens, tweens, and social media in a doc worth seeing.

Yep: Angel Has Fallen

Aug 27, 2019

It's mindless fun.

The Nightingale

Aug 26, 2019

A dark yet beautiful thriller bordering on horror.

It's Movie Time August 23, '19 The Peanut Butter Falcon

Aug 23, 2019

John and Kevin

A Surprise: One Child Nation

Aug 23, 2019

National experiment to be remembered.

John and Johnny explore the cultural characteristics of Asians in two current films.

The Peanut Butter Falcon

Aug 21, 2019

An engaging  spin on Huck Finn set in the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

Mike Wallace is Here

Aug 17, 2019

Mike Wallace is not only here in this excellent doc, he is always with broadcasters who want to be better.

It's the Boss: IMT 8.16.19 Blinded by the Light

Aug 15, 2019

Bruce Almighty: John and Linda are inspired to revisit Bruce Springsteen because of this lyrical take on the boss's influence over a young Paki devotee.

Light of My Life

Aug 14, 2019

It's not a standard horror film, but it has seriously-satisfying thrills.

Cinema Classics August 15, '19 Once Upon Tarantino

Aug 13, 2019

Johnny and Jimmy give the finishing touches to Tarantino's Once Upon a Time . . . in Hollywood.

Blinded by the Light

Aug 12, 2019

Another music story that hits the right chords.

It's Movie Time August 9, '19 The Farewell

Aug 8, 2019

John/Wayne award A's to this instant classic.

Experience beautiful culture: The Farewell

Aug 5, 2019

Saying goodbye is never easy, but it makes an interesting film.

Dear Comrade

Aug 1, 2019

Overly long Indian romance that's more bollywood than true romance.

It's Movie Time August 2, '19 Once Upon a Time in . . . Hollywood

Aug 1, 2019

John and Hope praise Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time in . . . Hollywood.

The Great Hack

Jul 30, 2019

All you need to know about Cambridge Analytica's  psychographic manipulation and be entertained at the same time.

John and Johnny discuss prominent actors Leo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt.

Once Upon a Time . . . in Hollywood

Jul 29, 2019

A must-see romance by arguably the most celebrated writer/director of our time.

Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love

Jul 27, 2019

This doc is as soulful and memorable as Cohen's art itself.

John and Kevin roar their approval of this classic remake.

Film discussed: The Lion King

by host John DeSando and guest, Kevin Carr

It’s Movie Time has won numerous national awards including LA Press Club, MarCom, Communicator, Hermes, and Silver Microphone honors.

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Cinema Classics July 25, '19 James Bond

Jul 23, 2019

New Bond coming--25--Time to look at it now and then.

The Lion King

Jul 23, 2019

Obsessively remaking the original Lion King, this iteration has a photorealism and a couple of clowns to make it worth experiencing anew.

The Art of Self Defense

Jul 21, 2019

Diappointing that it doesn't have the Jarmusch magic.