mad max

Mad Max: Fury Road Funko Pops Are Long Overdue, But Coming!

Mad Max: Fury Road was an amazing film, and curiously, back when it was in theaters, we did not get much merchandise to collect from it. Not even the one thing that everything gets: Funko Pops. Well, that is about to change, as we finally are getting the Pops from the film that we always wanted. […]

Furiosa Prequel/Sequel May Still Happen, Says Charlize Theron

2015 was a damn good year for women in action films, and the pack was led unquestioningly by Mad Max: Fury Road and its powerful female force, Furiosa. Played by Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron, the war rig driving, headbutting surprise standout star quickly became a point of reference for how a good female action character could be […]

Complex Female Protagonists In Hollywood? ‘They’re Taking Pitches, Today.’

A discussion at DragonCon enitled Race, Gender, and Sexuality in Contemporary Comics, consisting of Kelly Sue DeConnick, Laurenn McCubbins, Damien Williams, John Flowers, Tini Howard, Kari Storla, and Daniel Amrhein had many highlights. You can read a number of them here.  DeConnick has been having meetings with network executives who are suddenly saying that they’re looking for complex female protagonists, […]

Batgirl And Mad Max Furiosa Get Second Prints, Despite Controversies

Last week’s Batgirl #41 saw Barbara Gordon go up against her dad as the new Batman. And for those who thought that the controversy over the non-existent Joker cover may harm sales, that doesn’t seem to be the case. The comic has sold out, fast and gone to second print. And, with controversy over the […]

Women In Cages: Abbey Lee Kershaw To Go Under Lock And Key For New Mad Max

As production on Mad Max: Fury Road, and possibly its “second part,” Mad Max: Furiosa draws closer – again – George Miller will be busy locking down the casting. Next name on the call sheet is said to be the apparently expensive and much in-demand super model, Abbey Lee Kershaw. And, if the Australian Daily […]

Pics: Mad Max Cars On The Road… To Namibia

Production on George Miller’s Mad Max seqboots, Fury Hill and Furiosa are set to begin production in the spring. The original plan to film in Miller’s native Australia has come a cropper, however, as the locations have turned out to be rather too verdent. So, the production is relocating to Namibia, and will start in […]