* We recently caught the Oscar-buzz movie “Belfast” at Tampa Theatre. Attendees were spread out and masked. The movie, however captivating, does come with caveats. If you need hearing aids, do not forget them. Even still, the Irish accentcan be a challenge—even for a hard-core Mick.
* According to Netflix, more than 140 million people have streamed the dystopic “Squid Game” so far. Given the contentious times we’re living in, there surely has to be a better, non-dystopian way of escape. Surely.