Mad Max (Live Score by Morricone Youth)

Wed, May 29
  • Wed, May 29
7:45 pm MUSIC

Midnite weekend screenings happen on Friday & Saturday nights (meaning arrive on Friday and/or Saturday night by 11:45pm for seating, the movie starts after midnite)!

A Live Sound Cinema presentation featuring a live score by Morricone Youth.

Director: George Miller Run Time: 88 min. Format: DCP Rating: R

Release Year: 1979

Starring: Mel Gibson, Joanna Samuel, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Steve Bisley

NOTE: This is a live music event creating a new film score for Mad Max. The film will be shown with subtitles and no audio track.

Revenge, murder, automobiles. The post-apocalyptic future depicted in Mad Max hearkens back to a more medieval, violent existence. Set in a dystopic Australia, a policeman (Max played by a young Mel Gibson) sets out to avenge the deaths of his partner, wife, and child who were murdered by a motorcycle gang in retaliation for the death of their leader. Following our anti-hero through his undoing into madness, Mad Max takes audiences on a wild ride through this strange, yet recognizable, future.

Morricone Youth is a New York City band formed in 1999 dedicated to performing and recording old film and television soundtrack and library production music.

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