What was the original Mad Max about?

The original Mad Max tells the story of seasoned patrol officer Max Rockatansky (Mel Gibson) and his thirst for revenge after the gang leader Toecutter (Hugh Keays-Byrne) brutally attacks his best friend, his wife, and his son.

Is original Mad Max Good?

It’s a real gem of a movie if you like that genre. Not only is it worth watching, but it is an essential watch. The first Mad Max movie was a revolutionary undertaking, but it is perhaps more important today than ever, when the bar is set so low that unthinkable CGI nonsense is often hailed as some sort of masterpiece.

What caused the dystopia in Mad Max?

Mad Max is set in an apocalyptic world destroyed by a nuclear war over oil resources, while Mad Max: Fury Road emphasised the fight over water. The Mad Max franchise is set in future Australia as the country is experiencing societal collapse caused by war and shortages of critical resources.

Is Mad Max storyline set in 2021?

Despite what you may have seen on popular memes circulating in the New Year, Mad Max was not set in 2021. The classic dystopian action film portrays a world where lawless motorcycle gangs rule the streets, while violence and anarchy abound.

What are the bad guys called in Mad Max?

Immortan Joe
Immortan Joe is a fictional character and the main antagonist of the 2015 film Mad Max: Fury Road….

Immortan Joe
Hugh Keays-Byrne as Immortan Joe
First appearance Mad Max (2015 Video Game)
Created by George Miller Brendan McCarthy Nico Lathouris

Why was Mad Max a blood bag?

Blood transfusions from universal donors help keep them going a little longer, which is why the captured Max – who has a universal donor blood type – is strung up and used as a blood bag for Nux (Nicholas Hoult, X-Men: First Class).

What happened to society in Mad Max?

Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome 15 years after the events of Mad Max 2, society as we know it no longer exists. The only remaining shreds of civilization either live off of the old world or decided to start over again. Water is scarce and radioactive. The landscape had been turned into a desert.

What did Immortan Joe do to Furiosa?

As a result Immortan Joe gave Furiosa to one of his Imperators who let her ride on the War Rigs and taught her the art of war. When her mentor was killed she took over his command. Furiosa became Immortan Joe’s finest warrior and earned the rank of Imperator.