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  1. Venue Cymru hosts new SciFi event in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | IcNorthWales

    ... (Red Dwarf), John Challis ( Doctor Who /Only Fools and Horses), Caitlin Blackwood (Doctor Who), Virginia Hey (Mad Max 2/James Bond and Farscape), Brian Wheeler (Star Wars) and Richard James (Space Precinct). Scifi Wales is being organised by UK ...

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  2. Scifi Wales brings fans to Llandudno for first event this SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | IcNetwork

    ... (Red Dwarf ), John Challis (Doctor Who / Only Fools and Horses), Caitlin Blackwood ( Doctor Who) , Virginia Hey (Mad Max 2 / James Bond / Farscape), Brian Wheeler (Star Wars), Richard James (Space Precinct) plus many more. Despite being in its first ...

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  3. 'Mad Max: Fury Road' is so good at spectacular violence that it injures itselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Japan Times

    ... a master-class in cinematic onslaught. It's as if the director had taken the climactic tanker-chase sequence from "Mad Max 2" and strung it out into an entire film. It's exhilarating, but also exhausting. Working with cinematographer John Seale and ...

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  4. Sasquatch Back on the Hunt in New Throwback TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... jungles of North Queensland. The film stars Shawn Brack, Anthony Ring, Melanie Serafin, and Vernon Wells from Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior and Commando. Described by writer/director Travis Bain as "a cross between The Legend of Boggy Creek and ...

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  5. Blu-ray review: - Mad Max' (1979) holds up wellRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | SFGate

    ... antihero. Novice director George Miller , who gave up his career as a Sydney physician, went on to direct "Mad Max 2: Road Warrior" (1981) and "Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome" (1985), also with Gibson as Max. (And Miller would win an Oscar for directing ...

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  6. Why the Mad Max video game is missing the movie's badass female fightersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Ars Technica

    ... role in Beyond Thunderdome . Up until Fury Road , Mad Max movies have had largely male leading casts, but even Mad Max 2 's Warrior Woman character was a weapon-wielding survivor and defender as opposed to a love interest or a helpless bystander. ...

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  7. Harvey and Mad MaxRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | Manning River Times

    Harvey Else of Cundletown appeared in Mad Max 2. He shares his memories and life following his helicopter pilot role. IT'S fair to say that the filming of the latest Mad Max film differed quite a bit from what Cundletown man Harvey Else experienced when working with the franchise in 1981.

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

    May 23, 2015 | 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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  9. Mad Max: from Ozploitation wilderness to the mainstreamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | 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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  10. Mad Max: Fury RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | 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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  11. Theron dominates 'Mad Max: Fury Road' as heroine FuriosaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | 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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  12. 3 Things We Want to See in Mad Max: The WastelandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | 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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  13. Every Mad Max: Fury Road Easter Egg That's Been DiscoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | 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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  14. Mad Max: Fury Road's Stunt Guy Went Out With an Epic BangRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | 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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  15. Do you need to watch first 'Mad Max' films?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | 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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  16. Looking at - Mad Max' then and nowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | 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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  17. Movie review: 'Mad Max: Fury Road' madder, bigger, louder...better?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | 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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  18. Mad George: George Miller and the Creation of 'Mad Max'Read the original story

    May 15, 2015 | 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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  19. There's only one original Mad Max Interceptor and it's not in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | 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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  20. Review: Mad Max: Fury RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | 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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