Mad Max 2
Director: George Miller. Producer: Byron Kennedy. Screenplay: Terry Hayes, George Miller & Brian Hannant. Starring: Mel Gibson (”Mad” Max Rockatansky), Bruce Spence (Gyro Captain), Emil Minty (Feral Kid), Michael Preston (Pappagallo), Virginia Hey (Warrior Woman), Kjell Nilsson (The Humungus), Vernon Wells (Wez), Max Phipps (Toadie), Arkie Whiteley (The Captain’s Girl), Moira Claux (Big Rebecca), David Downer (Nathan), Harold Baigent (Narrator). Music: Brian May. Cinematography: Dean Semler. Editors: David Stiven, Muchael Balson & Tim Wellburn. Studio: Kennedy Miller Productions. Distributor: Warner Bros. 95 mins, 1981
Just one man can make a difference
While George Miller‘s Mad Max (1979) had been set in a dystopian future where society poised on the brink of collapse, his first sequel, Mad Max 2 (aka as The Road Warrior or Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior, 1981) presents us with an entirely post-apocalyptic world.