Mad Max Fury Road: A Movie About Hope Presented as a Grand Spectacle of Metal & Fire [Review 2]

Mad Max Fury Road: A Movie About Hope Presented as a Grand Spectacle of Metal & Fire [Review 2]

I didn’t want to see Mad Max: Fury Road.    My friends who saw it raved about it (these were the same friends who liked Man of Steel) but were unable to tell me why they liked it.  I pried; they talked about the great action sequences, the special effects and how nice it looked.   These are not selling points to me.  They assured me it had a plot.  So I went just to find out what they were talking about.  And I liked it, they were right.  The action sequences were amazing, the special effects were fantastic and it was visually rich.

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Watching The Road Warrior for The Very First Time in 2015

Watching The Road Warrior for The Very First Time in 2015

My mind is still being pieced back together after bearing witness to the masterpiece that is Mad Max Fury Road so I decided to turn back to the second film in George Miller’s post-apocalyptic franchise, The Road Warrior, because every fan had been ultimately comparing the latest flick — to that one as either being equal to, or just below it in terms of quality. I had not seen it. Ever.

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