Released Date
April 12, 1979
Distributor
Filmways
Genre
Action
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$8,750,000 + $23,197 = $8,773,197
66

Mel Gibson

as Max Rockatansky

1947-2020

Hugh Keays-Byrne

as Toecutter

64

Joanne Samuel

as Jessie Rockatansky

About Mad Max

In a self-destructing world, a vengeful Australian policeman sets out to stop a violent motorcycle gang.

In a self-destructing world, a vengeful Australian policeman sets out to stop a violent motorcycle gang.

About

The film takes place in a future Australia where vengeance, murder, and violence run rampant across the country. This is where a vengeful policeman intends to take down a vicious motorcycle gang. 

Trivia

The film was shot in Melbourne and lasted six weeks. The film is the first in the Mad Max series.