Directed by George Miller

The Road Warrior - An Apocalyptic Fairy Tale

In this video essay, Matt Draper demonstrates how George Miller managed to pull off his genre-bending Mad Max: Road Warrior (1981), a unique blend of post-apocalyptic survival, western frontier gun slinging, and fairytale adventure film, upending each individual genre while incorporating their strongest elements.

 

Matt Draper

Videos: 38


Car Chases & Getaways


Post-Apocalyptic & Dystopian Sci-Fi


George Miller