As I stated way back in October when the first rumblings of production seemed to be grinding into action, George Miller’s Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior is leanest, meanest, and finest action movies ever made thanks to its brutal simplicity. Beyond Thunderdome we’ll try to forget. Anyway, it looks like Mad Max: Fury Road, the soon to be fourth film in the franchise, is FINALLY about to start shooting. Read more »
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Weekly Ricochet: Skyfall, The Amazing Spider-Man, The Avengers, Man Of Steel, Haywire, Mad Max: Fury Road, The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo…Posted in Movies, News, Thoughts, Weekly Ricochet with tags 007, Andrew Garfield, Captain America, Daniel Craig, David Fincher, George Miller, Gina Carano, Haywire, James Bond, Lisbeth Salander, Mad Max: Fury Road, Man Of Steel, Marvel, Max Rockatansky, Mel Gibson, Peter Parker, Rooney Mara, Skyfall, Sony, Spider-Man, Steve Rogers, Steven Soderbergh, The Amazing Spider-Man, The Avengers, The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, Tobey Maguire, Tom Hardy, Zack Snyder on January 15, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger
The Weekly Ricochet is a round-up of those stories that, while interesting, don’t quite merit a page all of their own. This week we have little titbits on the Skyfall, The Amazing Spider-Man, The Avengers, Man Of Steel, Haywire, Mad Max: Fury Road, and The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo. Read more »
Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior is one of the leanest and meanest of all action movies, and one of my very favourites. It’s pared-back, brutal, and has a star-making turn by an even madder Mel Gibson. I recommend you go watch it now. Go on. I’ll still be here when you get back.
Watched it? Good, isn’t it? Well, director George Miller has finally stopped fucking about with pigs in the city and digital dancing penguins and pushed ahead with a fourth Mad Max film – Fury Road. Read more »