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Taking place in a dystopian Australia in the near future, Mad Max tells the story of a highway patrolman cruising the squalid back roads that have become the breeding ground of criminals foraging for gasoline and scraps. After some grisly events at the hands of a motorcycle gang, Max sets out across the barren wastelands in search of revenge.

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Directed by

George Miller

Written by

James McCausland (Screenplay)
George Miller (Screenplay)
Byron Kennedy (Story)

Runtime

91 minutes

Country

Australia

Language

English

Tagline

The Maximum Force Of The Future

Cast

Keywords

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