The Odeon of Death takes a look at the month’s events through the medium of cinema

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Buffoon (2020)

Ron Howard classic in which care home residents are visited by a cheerfully rotund Covidian from another planet, who reveals to them the cosmic secret to not getting any older. “It’s called ‘Dying’. Now take a rejuvenating dip in this wet, frothing petri dish.”

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