Mad Max

Mad Max

Fury Road

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"A woman rebels against a tyrannical ruler in post apocalyptic Australia in search for her homeland with the help of a group of female prisoners, a psychotic worshiper, and a drifter named Max, who is anything but happy"--www.imdb.com.
Characteristics: 2 videodiscs (120 min.) :,sound, colour ;,12 cm., in container
video file, DVD video, region 1, rda
digital, optical, surround, Dolby 5.1, rda

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SPL_Shauna Aug 13, 2017

I don't think I'll ever get over the final shot of this movie. It's a masterpiece of its genre.


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TEENREVIEWBOARD
Aug 15, 2018

Did not really like this movie. It was not bad altogether but it definitely wasn't my favorite. Personally, I did not like the plot (i thought it was kind of lame), and because of the storyline wasn't that great either. I did like the action in the movie, it was the only thing that was interesting in the movie. I really do like the dystopian genre, but this movie just wasn't my favorite. But I am sure others may like it because some of my other friends really did enjoy this movie. Personally, I don't recommend this movie but if someone was to watch it I recommend people aged 13 and over to watch it. I give this movie a 2.5 out of 5 stars @terrificbooklover of the Teen Review Board at the Hamilton Public Library

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reginator_22
Jan 24, 2018

Good movie, was entertaining to see Furiosa!

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MontMoroc
Oct 14, 2017

5 Stars-One of the greatest action films of recent times, and a worthwhile addition to the Mad Max mythology. I would deem it the second best Mad Max AFTER The Road Warrior starring Mel Gibson. Action films can be well executed, thrilling and intelligent and this film succeeds on all fronts- George Miller does it again.

what putrid shit. really, I thought I was watching a bunch of methamphetamine freaks cavorting evilly around. who needs that? who likes that? the story is simple enough, as are speed junkies.

SPL_Shauna Aug 13, 2017

I don't think I'll ever get over the final shot of this movie. It's a masterpiece of its genre.

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VonHafenstaaad
Aug 11, 2017

Even after two viewings, I feel as though I've only scratched the surface of Mad Max: Fury Road. George Miller's action fantasy is astonishingly dense for a big-budget spectacle, not only in its imagery and ideas but in the complex interplay between them.

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julianlawrence
Aug 11, 2017

Mad Max: Fury Road was financed by the Koch Brothers along with this summer's big blockbuster, Wonder Woman. Continued support of films like these lines the pockets of villainous men. Watch Maudie if you want to see an inspiring film about a real, and Canadian, woman.

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Janice21383
Aug 10, 2017

I could pick at the odd awkward moment and the general implausibility of this world, but this is Mad Max: love it or leave it. If you have a problem with its message, that's on you. Action, design, acting, stunts are all wonderful, and its simple story is perfectly told. Fury Road respects its viewers enough to fill in gaps with their own imagination, and leave them wanting more. You wouldn't think there'd be room for much character development in an almost continuous chase movie, but Nicholas Hoult is touching and innocent as War Boy Nux. "I live, I die, I live again...."

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raymind
Jul 31, 2017

. Great " Mad Max " series movie .
. Lots of action , some : goofy .
. no ' dead ' spots - moves right along - like " Van Helsing " .

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MontMoroc
Apr 08, 2017

Five EPIC Stars. Director George Miller has unleashed a grand-looking $150 Million budgeted epic SciFi movie. This gritty, bloody, action-adventure movie, "Mad Max-Fury Road" is set in the bleak, dystopian future world as were the three previous Mad Max movies which starred Mel Gibson. Society is no better off now than before as everything is scarce and it has collapsed into smaller, brutal, socio-economic communities. Max, played excellently by Tom Hardy, haunted by events from his past, is pursued by a group which wants him. Meanwhile, Furiosa, a high-ranking female who is played with abandon by Oscar-winner Charlize Theron, sets off on a bloody run down Fury Road that will lead straight into adventure, spectacular battles, amazing-looking vehicles, and mind-boggling mechanical assemblages, amid some awesome physical stunts in these desert vistas.

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reginator_22
Jan 24, 2018

Max Rockatansky: You know, hope is a mistake. If you can't fix what's broken, you'll, uh... you'll go insane.

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jimg2000
Sep 27, 2015

Max self-intro: My name is Max. My world is fire and blood. Once, I was a cop. A road warrior searching for a righteous cause. As the world fell, each of us in our own way was broken. It was hard to know who was more crazy... me... or everyone else. ... I am the one that runs both from the living and the dead. Hunted by scavengers, haunted by those I could not protect. So I exist in this wasteland, reduced to one instinct: survive.
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Furiosa: Hey. What's your name? What do I call you?
Max: Does it matter?
Furiosa: Fine. When I yell "fool," you drive out of here as fast as you can.

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