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The Resource Mad Max, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; American International ; Kennedy, Miller present ; screenplay, James McCausland, George Miller ; producer, Byron Kennedy ; director, George Miller, (DVD videorecording)

Mad Max, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; American International ; Kennedy, Miller present ; screenplay, James McCausland, George Miller ; producer, Byron Kennedy ; director, George Miller, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Mad Max
Title
Mad Max
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; American International ; Kennedy, Miller present ; screenplay, James McCausland, George Miller ; producer, Byron Kennedy ; director, George Miller
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In the desolate near future, road cop Mad Max tires of chasing after vicious roving gangs and quits. When his wife and child are murdered by a motorcycle gang he returns to seek revenge
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, David Eggby ; editor, Tony Paterson ; music, Brian May
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Soundtrack in Australian English and English, with subtitles in English, French and Spanish ; English subtitles (closed-captioned) for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Mel Gibson, Joanne Samuel, Roger Ward, Steve Bisley, Tim Burns, Hugh Keays-Byrne
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945 March 3-
  • 1952-1983
  • 1957-
  • 1936-
  • 1951-
  • 1953-
  • 1947-
  • 1934-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Miller, George
  • Kennedy, Byron
  • McCausland, James
  • Gibson, Mel
  • Samuel, Joanne
  • Ward, Roger
  • Bisley, Steve
  • Burns, Tim
  • Keays-Byrne, Hugh
  • May, Brian
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • American International Pictures (Firm)
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Police
  • Motorcycle gangs
  • Feature films
  • Dystopian films
  • Car-chase films
  • Action and adventure films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Mad Max, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; American International ; Kennedy, Miller present ; screenplay, James McCausland, George Miller ; producer, Byron Kennedy ; director, George Miller, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Special features include: audio commentary with Jon Dowding, David Eggby, Chris Murray and Tim Ridge ; mad facts trivia track ; documentaries: Mel Gibson: the high Octane, birth of a superstar, Mad Max, film phenomenon ; trailers ; international poster gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Special feature: "Mel Gibson: The birth of a superstar" documentary -- "Mad Max: The film phenomenon" documentary -- Theatrical trailers -- Audio commentary with Jon Dowding, David Eggby, Chris Murray and Tim Ridge -- "Road rants" trivia and fun track -- Photo gallery -- TV spots -- Language: Australian English 5.1 surround ; Australian English mono ; English dubbed mono -- Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen & widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9780792851844
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616869241
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002726
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48684860
  • (OCoLC)ocm48684860
  • 633519
  • 895328
System details
DVD ; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mad Max, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; American International ; Kennedy, Miller present ; screenplay, James McCausland, George Miller ; producer, Byron Kennedy ; director, George Miller, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Special features include: audio commentary with Jon Dowding, David Eggby, Chris Murray and Tim Ridge ; mad facts trivia track ; documentaries: Mel Gibson: the high Octane, birth of a superstar, Mad Max, film phenomenon ; trailers ; international poster gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Special feature: "Mel Gibson: The birth of a superstar" documentary -- "Mad Max: The film phenomenon" documentary -- Theatrical trailers -- Audio commentary with Jon Dowding, David Eggby, Chris Murray and Tim Ridge -- "Road rants" trivia and fun track -- Photo gallery -- TV spots -- Language: Australian English 5.1 surround ; Australian English mono ; English dubbed mono -- Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen & widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9780792851844
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616869241
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002726
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48684860
  • (OCoLC)ocm48684860
  • 633519
  • 895328
System details
DVD ; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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