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Mortal Kombat: A Relatively Enjoyable Return To The Gory Series

Screening provided by Universal Pictures Words By Arnel Duracak “Mortal Kombat is at its best when it goes into full fatality mode, though its […]

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The United States Vs. Billie Holiday: A Terrific Performance That is Undercut By An Inconstant Narrative

Screening provided by Universal Pictures Words By Arnel Duracak “The United States Vs. Billie Holiday is one of the many biopics that doesn’t do […]

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MICF REVIEW: Damien Power – Regret Man

Words by Sarah O’Neill Straight away, Damien Power’s Regret Man started with a heckle. You could tell his wide array of experience […]

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MICF REVIEW: Jai Cameron – Domestic

Words by Elizabeth Busch Taking place in the fairytale-inspired venue that was Storyville, Jai Cameron’s Domestic was a fun, dark dose of […]

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MICF REVIEW: No Hat, No Play! The Cabaret

Words by Sarah O’Neill Thanks to No Hat, No Play! The Cabaret, Sam Andrew and Mel O’Brien managed to summon an actual […]

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MICF REVIEW: Lizzy Hoo – Hoo Dis?

Words by Maria Dunne A genuinely funny, must-see show. Lizzy Hoo’s Hoo Dis? is a must-see over the festival period. Her humour […]

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Voyagers: A Voyage That Never Really Takes Off

Screening provided by Universal Pictures Words By Arnel Duracak “perhaps the campiness of a story about youth conflict in space is actually the […]

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MICF REVIEW: Geraldine Hickey – What a Surprise

Words by Maria Dunne Geraldine Hickey’s performance in her Melbourne International Comedy Festival show What A Surprise was somewhat disappointing. As much […]

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MICF REVIEW: Alanta Colley – On the Origin of Faeces

Words by Matt Thorley “It’s going to be about poo from start to finish” Alanta immediately assures the crowd are under no […]

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MICF REVIEW: Sam Taunton – Rooster

Words by Sarah O’Neill Walking into the Westin Hotel in the CBD for this comedy gig, I won’t lie I felt like […]