Australian animated superhero sequel never really soars

Ron Cerabona
March 3 2024 - 5:00am

Combat Wombat: Back 2 Back

PG. 81 minutes

2 stars

I had never heard of Combat Wombat (2020), the predecessor to this Australian animated feature which also arrived with no fanfare. Like many local films, it has presumably struggled to get attention amid the bigger releases with more marketing, although with some big names in the voice casts for both, it's odd there wasn't a bit more of a push.

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Ron Cerabona

Ron Cerabona

Arts reporter

As arts reporter I am interested in and cover a wide range of areas - film, visual art, theatre and music, among others - to tell readers about what's coming and happening in the vibrant and varied world of the arts in Canberra. Email:

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