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Actors: Mel Gibson, Bruce Spence, Michael Preston, Max Phipps, Vernon Wells, Kjell Nilsson, Emil Minty, Virginia Hey, Steve J. Spears, William Zappa

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The hero of Mad Max returns in this dystopian vision of a horrifying near future. Having lost everything that he cared for, a former policeman takes to the wastelands in a mad search for the next tank of gas. Max discovers a band of refugees who are pumping and refining fuel, but a gang of vicious marauders has discovered it first, and if he wants to survive, Max must rekindle his sense of compassion and rediscover his nerve. Max emerges a hero, but his cynicism is only reinforced.
The review of this Movie prepared by Peet Janes



In a post nuclear war world gasoline is very important and is fought for alll the time. Mad Max has been traveling the roads for many years and he comes across a group of people. He then helps them fight off the Humungus, a group of savage warriors.
The review of this Movie prepared by Jack Bauer



Max, a former MFP police officer, roams the Wasteland. He was forced in that kind of world because his family and best friend were killed by motorcycle gang, and therefore he avenges that loss.
The review of this Movie prepared by Tomislav



Traumatized by the murder of his family at the hands of a biker gang, highway patrolman Max runs away to live in the Australian Outback. During his sebatical, world order falls apart and the apocolypse occures. The story explores the idea of the "anti-hero" as Max becomes a mercinary in a battle between two rival communities fighting for control of oil. The nature of "good" and "evil" are questioned as neither group really has a more legitimate claim to the oil.
The review of this Movie prepared by Gregy Regular



Mad Max, in his search for gas, food, and other things that would come in handy in post-apocalyptic Australia, finds an oil refinery under siege by a gang of crazed "bikers" led by The Humongous. Max enters the oil refinery and agrees to help the group of survivors escape in exchange for some high octane gasoline (being that gasoline is pretty scarce). Anyway, his plan succeeds and the survivors escape....... and there is a little twist at the end but I guess you'll have to see it yourself.   
The review of this Movie prepared by Max Rhodes



Post-apocalypse "Shane." Lone wanderer in wasteland finds community with the last oil refinery on Earth being assaulted by barbarian horde. At first he just want some gas for his car, but is forced into becoming their savior. Greatest car chase scene in film history.
The review of this Movie prepared by Zorikh Lequidre








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Script Analysis of The Road Warrior

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 45%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzle 35%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20% **Fantasy or Science Fiction?**    -   science fiction story Explore/1st contact    -   Yes Environmental disaster?    -   surviving post disaster gangs (mad max gangs)

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   police/lawman Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)

Setting

Earth setting:    -   near future (later in 21st century)    -   Polluted    -   Post-disaster Takes place on Earth?    -   Yes Desert?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   very explicit references to deaths and torture Kinds of F/X    -   exploding vehicles    -   exploding bombs

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