Mad Max: Fury Road

You can stop holding your breath for Mad Max sequels as those are probably not happening now. It has been revealed that George Miller is locked in a lawsuit with Warner Brothers over a $7M bonus the director claims he was promised. Reportedly he was offered the bonus if he brought Mad Max: Fury Road… read more

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Normally I stay out of the “so and so got snubbed” debate that follows every Oscar nominations announcement, but this year a couple odd things grabbed my attention. To be clear, I have not seen every film and performance, and will try to note that where I feel necessary. Best Picture The Big Short, Brad… read more

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Will we ever see (Mad) Max Rockatansky on the big screen again? Highly doubtful it seems. According to a report from Page Six over things said at the Golden Globes this past Sunday, Mad Max creator and director George Miller is done with his apocalyptic future. Australian director of the snubbed “Mad Max: Fury Road”… read more


December has barely begun and already the awards for the end of the year have begun, and it’s starting off with a “fury.” The National Board of Review has already announced its awards for 2015, and in a bit of a surprise Mad Max: Fury Road took the top honor. While a lot of people… read more

For the third weekend in a row, the box office came in lower year-over-year. Melissa McCarthy’s latest comedy, Spy, took the top spot this weekend with $30 million, right on target with all of the industry estimates. San Andreas slid a respectable 51.6 percent in its second weekend to take in $26.44 million for a… read more

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While films made money this weekend, it still wasn’t pretty. Overall the box office is down over last year (by double digits) but Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is celebrating the biggest opening weekend of his acting career (outside of the Fast & Furious series). San Andreas landed in the top spot with an impressive $53.2… read more

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It appears that movie going was not on the minds of many folks this weekend. Tomorrowland took in a respectable $32.1 million this weekend, but with a budget of $190 million it has a long road ahead of it. Pitch Perfect 2 slid 56 percent from its opening weekend to take in $30.3 million, but… read more

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In a move you don’t often hear of, George Miller feels the best version of his film, Mad Max: Fury Road, is in black and white. There was a move many years ago to colorize old black and white films. It was a horrifically ugly process, but one nice thing about it was if you… read more


There are sure to be some happy executives at Universal this week. Pitch Perfect 2 not only won the weekend, but it smashed pretty much every estimate. Early numbers had it looking at a weekend in the $40 million range and instead it took in $70.3 million, which is more than the entire theatrical run… read more

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Lets keep the cheering down to a minimum for the second Avengers film. Avengers: Age of Ultron took in a hefty $77.2 million this weekend to bring its domestic total to $312.5 million off of its $250 million dollar budget. The problem is it’s a full $60 million behind the first film at this point… read more

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Apparently there are a lot of plans for “Mad” Max Rockatansky. In a profile of Tom Hardy in the new issue of Esquire, the actor reveals he is signed for three additional adventures as Mad Max beyond the upcoming Mad Max: Fury Road. Although long time fans of the series will know that this fourth… read more


The last trailer for Mad Max: Fury Road not only brings a ton of new footage, but at last an idea to the plot. The Mad Max films have never exactly been heavy in plot, but it’s at least nice to know that there will be something causing all of the vehicular mayhem we’ve seen… read more


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