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  1. New short film links modern life with PentecostRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    ... in the "Harry Potter" films as Professor Pomona Sprout; Bruce Spence, who was in "The Chronicles of Narnia" and "Mad Max 2"; and Sonia Todd, who starred in "Shine." The 25-minute DVD also features young actors Joel Barker, Olivia Eastwood and Karl ...

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  2. Mad Max: from Ozploitation wilderness to the mainstreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | South China Morning Post

    ... and gnarly Ozploitation flicks, Miller's series stood out as the leather-clad misfit in the crowd. Mad Max and Mad Max 2 are most definitely B-movies, but with A-movie aspirations. It's assumed that Australia discovered filmmaking in the 1970s. That ...

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  3. Mad Max: Fury RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | NewsReview.com

    ... best Max, even if he is a total asshole. The film starts off with a shot reminiscent of The Road Warrior (a.k.a. Mad Max 2 ), and then it just goes berserk. Max gets himself captured by a really disgusting looking, villainous ruler named Immortan ...

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  4. Theron dominates 'Mad Max: Fury Road' as heroine FuriosaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... Few, if any, will walk out of the theater complaining. Director George Miller also helmed "Mad Max," 1981's "Mad Max 2" and 1985's "Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome," but one suspects that his decision to now include a feminist subtext may surprise genre ...

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  5. 3 Things We Want to See in Mad Max: The WastelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Film School Rejects

    ... main villain in The Wasteland . Or they could try for a pattern and get Kjell Nilsson , who plays Lord Humungus in Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior , for the part. 3. Tom Petty - The Heartbreakers front man paid tribute to The Road Warrior with his music ...

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  6. Every Mad Max: Fury Road Easter Egg That's Been DiscoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Cinema Blend News

    ... of the elements are pretty obvious - such as the image of prisoners being suspended as hood ornaments, as seen in Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior - but others definitely require a sharper eye and appreciation for the series' history. A perfect example ...

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  7. Mad Max: Fury Road's Stunt Guy Went Out With an Epic BangRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Wired

    ... thought we were bulletproof." In 1980, Norris turned 21 while preparing for his first film gig: George Miller's Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior - a movie, he says, that "took all those stunts we did in Evel Knievel-style thrill shows and put them on ...

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  8. Do you need to watch first 'Mad Max' films?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | USA Today

    ... and by all accounts, it looks as if it's chronologically the fourth, too. The first three movies - Mad Max , Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior and Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome - starred Mel Gibson as Mad Max and were released between 1979 and 1985. They ...

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  9. Looking at - Mad Max' then and nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Boston.com

    ... the title role of "Mad" Max Rockatansky, a traumatized cop turned drifter, in all three films - "Mad Max" (1979), "Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior" (1981), "Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome" (1985). Who can forget the iconic image of Gibson cruising the ...

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  10. Movie review: 'Mad Max: Fury Road' madder, bigger, louder...better?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Examiner.com

    ... Mel Gibson famous when it was released in 1979. That film spawned two other sequels prior to Fury Road : 1981's Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (considered by many to be the best entry) and 1985's Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome . This latest entry is once ...

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  11. Mad George: George Miller and the Creation of 'Mad Max'Read the original story

    Friday May 15 | The Gate

    ... a double bill one Sunday afternoon in an old theatre in Oshawa, Ontario when I was a teenager-it was Mad Max and Mad Max 2 (which was re-named Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior when Warner Bros. secured the North American rights)-and being just blown away ...

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  12. There's only one original Mad Max Interceptor and it's not in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    ... without a buyer, the Falcon was re-enlisted for sequel duty. The sleek coupe was given a roughneck makeover for Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior that gutted the interior and ripped out the rear section to make way for massive dual fuel tanks. In the ...

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  13. Review: Mad Max: Fury RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Connect Savannah

    ... Down Under were making some pretty incredible films. Mad Max set the stage, but 1981's The Road Warrior (aka Mad Max 2) positively set it ablaze, popping up on numerous 10 Best lists and elevating the bar on both vehicular mayhem and daring ...

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  14. a Mad Max: Fury Roada | Film ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Sidelines

    ... forbear and throws all that money into perfecting the jury-rigged punk aesthetic introduced in 1981's Mad Max 2 . Both the heroes and villians in Fury Road are as ingenious as Miller. Sure, there are plenty of good-old-fashioned bullets flying, but ...

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  15. Mad Max: Fury Road: Fast & FuriousRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Creative Loafing

    ... Down Under were making some pretty incredible films. Mad Max set the stage, but 1981's The Road Warrior (aka Mad Max 2 ) positively set it ablaze, popping up on numerous 10 Best lists and elevating the bar on both vehicular mayhem and daring ...

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  16. a Mad Maxa reboot takes action genre to the maxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... for "Lethal Weapon" (1987), "Braveheart" (1995) and "The Patriot" (2000) - and inspired two acclaimed sequels, "Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior" (1981) and "Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome" (1985). Now, 30 years since the last installment, Miller returns to ...

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  17. Actress Virginia gives big thumbs-up to Mad Max rebootRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Swindon Advertiser

    FILMGOERS shared one of Swindon's first glimpses of the new Mad Max movie with the original Warrior Woman herself last night. Actress Virginia Hey got her big break on the big screen in 1981 with Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior - and the Swindon-based star cast her eye over the rebooted franchise in Regent Circus last night.

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  18. Mad Max: Here's what you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... the movie will spark renewed interest in Miller's first three instalments - the raw Mad Max (1979), the classic Mad Max 2 (1981) and the inventive-but-not-quite-as-good Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome (1985). The landmark action series turned Mel Gibson ...

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  19. Review: Max Max: Fury RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Sight and Sound

    ... monster truck show with everything but a Robosaurus . It is something like the rundown in the last third of Mad Max 2 (1981) stretched to feature length - I don't believe I have seen a film on this scale so single-mindedly dedicated to the heat of ...

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  20. Mad Max: from the Ozploitation wilderness to the mainstreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Mail & Guardian

    ... hell. He loses his best mate, wife and baby son to a band of psychotic bikers and is compelled to take revenge. In Mad Max 2 (1981) and Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985), he's a "road warrior", a "burnt-out, desolate man", lost in a post-apocalyptic ...

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