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George Miller: Mel Gibson's Out Of Place For Mad Max Sequels

George Miller thinks it would be ''difficult'' to cast Mel Gibson in 'Mad Max' sequels because he'd look ''out of place''. The 70-year-old director watched the premiere of his new movie alongside the 59-year-old actor...

Documentary To Explore George Miller's Axed Justice League Film

Warner Bros. studio executives hired the Mad Max director to take charge of the DC Comics blockbuster in 2007, but the project was axed just months after Miller assembled stars including Armie Hammer...

'Mad Max: Fury Road' Was A Special Challenge For Tom Hardy

Tom Hardy has made a name for himself with films like 'Inception', 'The Dark Knight Rises', 'Warrior' and 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy', but nothing quite prepared him for the full-on challenge of taking over as...

Heath Ledger Was First Choice To Play Mad Max In Fury Road

Miller admits he had many conversations with the Brokeback Mountain star about his plans to revive the Mad Max franchise before his untimely death. The filmmaker tells website TheDailyBeast.com, "Every time Heath...

Ever Wondered What George Miller's 'Contact' Would Have Been Like? (Hint: Interstellar)

Mad Max director George Miller has spoken for the first time about the opportunity he had to adapt Carl Sagan's novel Contact in the mid 90's. Robert Zemeckis was the filmmaker eventually entrusted with the...

George Miller Confirms Mad Max: Fury Road Follow-up In The Works

The film, starring Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron, hit cinemas over the weekend (ends17May15), but Miller is already eyeing a sequel called Mad Max: The Wasteland. In an interview with entertainment reporter...

'Pitch Perfect 2' Outruns 'Mad Max' At Us Box Office

The latest Mad Max film may well be one of the best-reviewed action thrillers of all time, with a huge Metascore of 89 - well above the average for the genre - but it seems...

Tom Hardy Apologises To Mad Max: Fury Road Director

Tom Hardy has apologised to 'Mad Max: Fury Road' director George Miller for being grumpy on set.The 37-year-old actor - who recently watched the post-apocalyptic action film for the first time - has publicly apologised...

Mad Max: Fury Road Returns George Miller To His Roots

It's been 30 years since George Miller completed his trilogy of movies starring Mel Gibson: Mad Max (1979), The Road Warrior (1981) and Beyond Thunderdome (1985). In the intervening years he's kept busy with the...

George Miller On Mel Gibson: "He's A Good Man, Struggling With Demons"

George Miller has heaped praise on Mel Gibson for supporting the development of his classic Mad Max franchise. British actor Tom Hardy replaces the Australian actor in the title role though fans were surprised to...

Tom Hardy Apologises To Mad Max Director For Doubting Vision

The British actor, who takes on the role originated by Mel Gibson in 1979's Mad Max, admits he wasn't always convinced Miller knew what he was doing and questioned the filmmaker's direction and...

George Miller Grateful For Mel Gibson's Support

British actor Tom hardy replaces Gibson in Mad Max: Fury Road, taking on the title role made famous by the Braveheart star in three previous films. Fans were surprised to see Gibson...

Charlize Theron Claims Women Are Misrepresented In Sci Fi Movies

Charlize Theron has spoken out about what she believes is the tendency of sci-fi movies to misrepresent female characters. She is currently one of the stars of Mad Max: Fury Road and claims that the...

Charlize Theron: Women Are Misrepresented In Sci-fi Movies

Charlize Theron thinks women are misrepresented in sci-fi movies.The 39-year-old actress stars as one-armed Imperator Furiosa in 'Mad Max: Fury Road' and has claimed the movie is unusual in that it features strong female lead...

Mel Gibson's Personal Problems Stopped Mad Max Return

Mel Gibson wasn't cast in 'Mad Max: Fury Road' because of the ''turbulence in his life''.The Hollywood star was due to reprise his role as Max Rockatansky for a fourth time in the action movie...

Mel Gibson Turns Up At Mad Max: Fury Road Premiere

Film premieres are always exciting, star-studded events, but they don't usually feature a surprise appearance by one of the world's biggest movie icons. But last night (Thursday May 7), Mel Gibson decided to make an...

Charlize Theron Convinced Mad Max Director Bald Look Was Cool With Selfie

The actress woke Miller up in the middle of the night to ask for his permission to sport a new look in his film, and reveals the filmmaker was a little concerned about...

Charlize Theron Rolled In Sand For Mad Max

Charlize Theron would ''roll in the sand'' to get ready while filming 'Mad Max: Fury Road'.The 39-year-old actress features as Imperator Furiosa in the upcoming action movie and would prepare for shooting by covering herself...

'Mad Max' Director George Miller "Heartbroken" Over Mel Gibson's Plight

George Miller, director of Mad Max: Fury Road, says he is "heartbroken" over the personal plight of Mel Gibson - the star of the original 1979 movie and its subsquent sequels. Miller picked Tom Hardy...

Mel Gibson Was Not Cast In 'Mad Max: Fury Road' Due To Director George Miller Being "Heartbroken"

Australian director George Miller and Hollywood legend Mel Gibson both got their big breaks on the same movie, 1979's 'Mad Max.' This was also the beginning of a hugely successful trilogy, which the pair would...

New 'Mad Max: Fury Road' Teaser Trailer Hits The Web. It's Insane. [Trailer]

While Mad Max has never been a docile franchise, we were still surprised at just how ridiculous the “Western on wheels” – as creator George Miller described it – looks with Tom Hardy and Charlize...

'Mad Max: Fury Road' - New Stills And Poster Appear From Comic Con [Pictures]

Max Max: Fury Road was one of the most anticipated films at the San Diego Comic Con this weekend, and in line with the film’s extended coverage, an exclusive piece of Comic Con Artwork alongside...

Mad Max: Fury Road Needs Re-shoots

'Mad Max: Fury Road' requires a series of re-shoots.Filming wrapped on the post-apocalyptic action movie last December after six months of shooting but director George Miller has told the cast they need to re-assemble in...

Tom Hardy To Portray Elton John?

Tom Hardy is wanted for a Sir Elton John biopic.Director Michael Gracey has taken on the project titled 'Rocketman' and is reportedly keen for the 'Dark Knight Rises' actor to take on the lead role,...

Tom Hardy To Star In Samarkland

Tom Hardy is set to star in 'Samarkand'.The 'Lawless' actor has turned his attention to a new role as a British SAS soldier with post-traumatic stress disorder dealing with the challenges back home after returning...

Mel Gibson Rules Out Lethal Weapon 5

Mel Gibson has ruled out ever starring in a fifth 'Lethal Weapon' movie. The 56-year-old actor - who played LAPD detective Martin Riggs in all four 'Lethal Weapon' films from 1987 to 1998 - believes...

Rosie Huntington-whiteley To Star In Mad Max: Fury Road

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley is set to star in 'Max Max: Fury Road'. The model-and-actress - who made her big screen debut in 'Transformers: Dark of the Moon' last year - will play one of the five...

Charlize Theron's New Role Scares Her

Charlize Theron's new film role scares her ''s**tless''.The Oscar-winning actress, who is due to star in George Miller's remake of 'Mad Max' opposite Tom Hardy, can't wait to start filming the much-anticipated project, despite being...

Supermodel Lands Mad Max Role

Aussie supermodel Abbey Lee Kershaw has replaced actress Teresa Palmer in director George Miller's Mad Max revamp.Palmer was forced to drop out of the delayed project due to reported scheduling conflicts, and her departure gives...

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