Listen

Movies

Movies

It's light fare, silly overall, but a relief from our gloomy winter, pandemic, and post-Trump days.

It's Movie Time Feb 12, '21 The Little Things

Feb 11, 2021

John/Wayne assess the new thriller starring 3 Oscar winners.

John and Johnny, inspired by Nomadland, talk about going west in movies.

John/Wayne podcast about the new Denzel Washington thriller, The Little Things

John and Johnny discuss the Go-West theme.

It's Movie Time Feb 5, '21 The Dig

Feb 4, 2021

John and Linda review Netflix's The Dig.

Penguin Bloom

Feb 3, 2021

An enjoyable drama about a family mending from catastrophe.  On Netflix.

Back Talk (an It's Movie Time podcast) Feb 1, '21The DIg

Feb 2, 2021

John and Linda podcast about Netflix's The Dig.

Back Talk (produced by It’s Movie Time)

Film Reviewed on Podcast: The Dig (Netflix)

by host John DeSando and guest, Linda Baas McClelland

Back Talk (produced by It’s Movie Time) is an extension of the long-running, award-winning movie review show It's Movie Time, which airs Fridays at 3:01 and 8:01 PM on WCBE 90.5 FM, Columbus, Ohio. Hosted by John DeSando, the podcast version features additional content and banter with guests.

The Little Things

Jan 31, 2021

It's a little thriller with big stars. Flawed but fun to watch if you don't ask too much.

The Dig

Jan 30, 2021

A highly entertaining old-fashioned historical drama about one of the greatest finds in history. On Netflix.

Hillbilly Elegy

Nov 25, 2020

Flawed adaptation whose main virtue is casting Glen Close.

It's Movie Time Nov 20, '20 The Nest

Nov 19, 2020

John and Mary argue about and enjoy the new thriller, The Nest, with Jude Law.

The Nest

Nov 17, 2020

Jude Law and Carrie Coon are quite good as a married couple watching their family deteriorate. On Prime.

John and Johnny talk about comedies that are either cringe or crass or both.

In their Back Talk podcast, John and Mary  enjoy discussing The Nest, starring Jude Law.

A comprehensive and entertaining doc about the JFK murder that  glosses the major conspirator theories and draws its own conclusions.

Light, formula-driven Christmas musical just right for kids.

Mel IS "Fatman"

Nov 13, 2020

The first of my off-center holiday films.

It's Movie Time Nov 13, '20 Let Him Go

Nov 12, 2020

John/Wayne urge you to go to a responsible theater like Gateway to see this  fine modern Western with two stars who have played Superman's parents!

Lamenting the loss, John and Johnny assess the career of the late Sean Connery.

John/Wayne banter about the new gothic Western, Let Him Go.

Back Talk (produced by It’s Movie Time)

Film Reviewed on Podcast: Let Him Go

by host John DeSando and guest

Back Talk (produced by It’s Movie Time) is an extension of the long-running, award-winning movie review show It's Movie Time, which airs Fridays at 3:01 and 8:01 PM on WCBE 90.5 FM, Columbus, Ohio. Hosted by John DeSando, the podcast version features additional content and banter with guests.

Let Him Go

Nov 9, 2020

A new gothic western with some Old West sensibilities. Searchers anyone?

The Endless Trench

Nov 6, 2020

A European movie with American sensibilities--autocrats and lockdowns, Franco and  Covid.

John and Johnny talk about the late Sean Connery and especially James Bond.

Kindred

Nov 6, 2020

At Thanksgiving time, a cautionary tale about families who take family too seriously. In theaters Nov.6.

John and Kevin make sense of the new Borat movie, and laugh.

The success of Jim Cummings with Thunder Road and Wolf of Snow Hollow prompt a closer look.

Black Box

Nov 3, 2020

Welcome to the Blumhouse has a Christopher-Nolan-like mind bender that should make horror genre buffs happy.

Semi-autobiographical story about a rising playwright and rapper in NYC, Radha Blank. On Netflix.

Prospect

Nov 2, 2020

A fine sci-fi filled with humanity and not overburdened with tech.

Pages