This week we review Mad Max:Fury Road and debate if director George Miller deserves to be called a visionary mastermind. We also confirm that we follow the biological code and argue about how a book club is supposed to work.
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Episode 28 Notes
- The previous films in this franchise are: Mad Max (1979), Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981), Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)
- For a lot more discussion about the shiny, clean version of Mad Max, listen to “Episode 24: Furious 7”
- More recently, George Miller directed Babe: Pig in the City (1998), Happy Feet (2006), and Happy Feet Two (2011)
- The film I mentioned seeing at the Chicago Critics Film Festival at the Music Box Theatre was Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made (2015)
- Check out our Star Wars Celebration coverage: “Episode 26: Star Wars Celebration Anaheim” and “Star Wars Celebration Anaheim VIDEO”
- Here’s the info you’re dying for: The Films of the Future Book Club
- Mad Max: Fury Road directed by George Miller opens in the USA on May 15, 2015
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Mad Max: Fury Road Official Trailer