A character in George Miller's Australian dystropic/post-apocalyptic Mad Max series, played by Mel Gibson.

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Was Blaster in Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome supposed to be the big farmhand in the original Mad Max movie?

In the movie "Mad Max", there was a large farmhand character. In the "Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome" movie, Max fights a masked giant in the dome. I have always imagined it was the same character (big ...
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Who first used “N Men Enter, One Man Leaves” as a plot?

The superficial similarities between the plot of Battle Royale (here's a trailer) and The Hunger Games (here's a trailer) -- and a friend's sarcastic comparison to the titular Thunderdome in Max Max ...
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In the original Mad Max movie, is there actually any reference to an apocalypse?

While the Wikipedia article on Mad Max says: The film opens "a few years from now" in Australia, in a dystopian future where law & order has begun to break down at the end of the 'Oil ...