UW Cinematheque: Mad Max at 40
Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome | Australia, USA | 1985 | 35mm | 106 min. Director: George Miller, George Ogilvie
Thursday, July 25, 2019
4070 Vilas Hall
Cast: Mel Gibson, Tina Turner, Angelo Rossito Continuing to wander the post-apocalyptic wasteland, Max (Gibson) drifts into a sleazepit called Bartertown, a trading post community overseen by the cunning Auntie Entity (Turner). After a gladiator-style battle in Bartertown’s Thunderdome, Max is rescued by a group of children who believe him to be their personal savior.