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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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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.

Diappointing that it doesn't have the Jarmusch magic.

John and Mary love this music-drama.

Johnny pretty much bashes summer movies so far.

A summer heist  both funny and thrilling.

It's an indie you shouldn't miss even if you haven't heard about it.


Jul 12, 2019

Formulaic thriller perfect for July-August low expectations.

John/Wayne review the super-hero film but swing around with differences.

Sandler's presence on Netflix demands the boys assess Adam Sandler's career.

If you like adolescent romantic adventures, this super-hero romp should please you.

Spider-Man: Far from Home

Grade: C+

Director: John Watts (Spider-Man: Homecoming), Cop Car

Screenplay: Chris McKenna (Ant-Man and the Wasp), Erik Sommers (Jumanji: Welcome . . .)

Cast: Tom Holland (Spider-Man), Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler)

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 2 h 9 min

By: John DeSando

“I think Nick Fury (Samuel L Jackson) just hijacked our summer vacation.” Peter Parker (Tom Holland)

John and Kevin have an affection for this movie and the Beatles.


Jul 1, 2019

The Beatles fogotten then remembered. It will bring you to tears.

It's Movie Time June 28, '19 Midsommar

Jun 27, 2019

Odd but intriguing horror movie about which John and Wayne disagree.