1985 Post-Apocalyptic Film
Director: George Miller & George Ogilvie
Writer: Terry Hayes & George Miller
Cinematography: Dean Semler
Running time: 107 minutes
Tagline: Two men enter. One man leaves.
Mel Gibson as "Mad" Max Rockatansky
Tina Turner as Aunty Entity
Bruce Spence as Jedediah the Pilot
Adam Cockburn as Jedediah Jr
Frank Thring as The Collector
Angelo Rossitto as Master
Paul Larsson as Blaster
as Ironbar Bassey
Robert Grubb as Pig Killer
Helen Buday as
Tom Jennings as Slake M'Thirst
Edwin Hodgeman as Dr. Dealgood
A former Australian policeman is rescued by a tribe of children when he is banished from a desert town and sent into the desert to die by the desert town's evil queen.
- Image Award-Outstanding Lead Actress in a Motion Picture-Tina Turner-Image Awards
George Miller lost interest in the project after his friend and producer Byron Kennedy was killed in a helicopter crash while location scouting. That may explain why Miller only handled the action scenes while George Ogilvie handled the rest. The film is dedicated to Byron Kennedy.