PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
After being exiled from the most advanced town in post apocalyptic Australia, a drifter travels with a group of abandoned children to rebel against the town's queen.
In Australia this film is simply referred to as "Mad Max 3". There are four films in the franchise, so far. Mad Max (1979) is the first. The second film, The Road Warrior (1981), was released in the United States as simply The Road Warrior (released and referred to as Mad Max 2 in ... ...
You think I don't know the law? Wasn't it me who wrote it? And I say that this man has broken the law. Right or wrong, we had a deal. And the law says: bust a deal and face the wheel!
During the opening scene as Max is knocked off his vehicle, there are visible tire tracks in the sand in front of the vehicle.
Mel Gibson, who plays Mad Max, is listed again among the Stunt Crew in the End Credits.
Scenes filmed but cut from the final film: Max comforting the dying Ghekko while facing Bartertown from the desert dunes and telling him it's Tomorrowmorrow land (this scene can be glimpsed in the Tina Turner video for We Don't Need Another Hero.) Max waking in Crack in Earth in the middle of the night and remembering his wife Jessie and crying, realising he is no better than the people he has hunted for so long.
$7,283,714 (USA) (17 July 2012)
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