The Reel Dad: New York Film Festival celebrates the best of movies

Thank goodness for the New York Film Festival. Each fall this annual event takes us to wonderful worlds where movies travel. Through its curated collection of films, the Festival celebrates what we cherish, challenges what we consider and confirms our hopes of what movies can be. And we’re just up the road from Lincoln Center where it all happens. Check … read more

Reel Dad: All the Way brings LBJ to the HBO screen

As a politician, Lyndon B. Johnson rarely met an adversary he didn’t try to charm or a conflict he couldn’t work to resolve. While his hunger for compromise may have fueled his ambition, his need for approval might have diminished his impact. But in 1963 – shortly after inheriting the presidency following the assassination of John F. Kennedy – Johnson … read more