Mad Max II

Australia, 1981

Film
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Mad Max helps a small community defend itself against gangs desperate for fuel. Set in a post WW3 world where gasoline is the only hard currency. Stars Mel Gibson, Bruce Spence, Mike Preston, Max Phipps, Vernon Wells. Cinematography by Dean Semler, Music by Brian May. Written by Terry Hayes and George Miller.

Credits

director

George Miller

producer

Byron Kennedy

production company

Kennedy Miller Productions

Language

English

Duration

01:32:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

36888

Audience classification

R (18+)

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion picture sequels

Drama

Drama → Road movies

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Dystopias

Fantasy & Science Fiction

Fantasy & Science Fiction → Science fiction films

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - Australia

Magic, Occult & Supernatural → Dystopias

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Future life

Motion picture sequels

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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