Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr
Empire
Trending On Empire
The Big 2015 Movie Preview
The 50 Best Films Of 2014
Review Of The Year 2014
Subscribe To Empire!
Get 12 issues from just £25
Must-Have Movie Collectibles
Bid on some classic memorabilia
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
TODAY
New Trailer For Avengers: Age Of Ultron Smashes In
And our first (brief) look at The Vision
Dan Stevens In Talks For Beauty And The Beast
And Luke Evans will be Gaston
Ridley Scott Wants To Bring Flashman Back To Screens
Adapting George MacDonald Fraser's books
Lionsgate Creating Movie From Dust
Dodgeball's Rawson Marshall Thurber To Direct
Diablo Cody Writing The Barbie Movie
Plus possible first glimpse of He-Man's Battle Cat
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
25 February 2015
Jessica Chastain Heads For The Huntsman
She's joining the fantasy adventure sequel
Ben Hardy On For X-Men: Apocalypse
EastEnders actor playing mysterious role
More Movie News

RELATED FUTURE FILMS
Mad Max: Fury Road
15 May 2015
More Future Films

RELATED REVIEWS
The Drop (2014)
Empire Star Rating
A Million Ways To Die In The West (2014)
Empire Star Rating
X-Men: Days Of Future Past (2014)
Empire Star Rating
Locke (2014)
Empire Star Rating
After Earth (2013)
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

Mad Max: Fury Road Lands A Release Date
In, you guessed it, 2015!

20 November 2013  |  Written by James White  |  Source: Variety

submit to reddit



After all the false starts, delays, re-shoots and a near total lack of publicity material, there was a moment there when we started to wonder if Mad Max: Fury Road would ever see the projector’s glare. Was it some grand group delusion we were all party to? Apparently not! For Warner Bros. has announced that the film will roar into cinemas on May 15, 2015.

Yep, chalk up yet another big release for that already overstuffed year, with the studio apparently figuring that one more really won’t make too much of a difference, although for some cinemagoers it could be as the “wafffer theen mint” to their schedule’s Mr. Creosote.

Plot refresher time! Fury Road follows Mad Max Rockatansky (Tom Hardy taking over Mel Gibson’s iconic road warrior), who is caught up with a group of people fleeing across the Wasteland in a war rig driven by Imperator Furiosa (Charlize Theron). Nicholas Hoult is Nux, with Hugh Keays-Byrne as Immortan Joe and Nathan Jones as Rictus Erectus. Then we have The Wives: Zoe Kravitz as Toast, Riley Keough as Capable, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley as Splendid, Abbey Lee Kershaw as The Dag and Courtney Eaton as Fragile.

For the first time in the franchise’s history, the film will arrive in 3D. When last we heard about the production, director George Miller and some of his cast were headed to Australia for some additional shooting, which it would appear has bumped the film’s release back. So add one more title to your crammed 2015 diary, because it appears Max is back at last.


Have Your Say
To comment on this, and all articles, register for free or login now.

Colin Firth Has Three To Kill
And Christopher McQuarrie is on board to direct
Disney Re-Scales Pete's Dragon
UPDATE: David Lowery in talks to direct his script

Your Comments

RE: Christ
L: ED-209 I don't know what's more worrying. The fact that they're making this in 3D or the fact they're assuming that 3D will still be around in 2015! ote] Has James Cameron died or something then? More

Posted by UTB at 20:42 on 24 November 2013 | Report This Post

RE: Christ
It will be. More

Posted by Litshttam at 13:38 on 24 November 2013 | Report This Post

RE: 3D is here to stay, especially after Gravity, sorry naysayers.
No Mel Gibson No Madmax More

Posted by sethmiller at 13:55 on 21 November 2013 | Report This Post

RE: Christ
I don't know what's more worrying. The fact that they're making this in 3D or the fact they're assuming that 3D will still be around in 2015! More

Posted by ED-209 at 11:09 on 21 November 2013 | Report This Post


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
Showrunner Beau Willimon Reveals 8 House Of Cards Secrets
On Kevin Spacey’s dog-dispatching and more…

21 Great Movie Cons
Fleece your friends with these duplicitous devices...

Empire Podcast 150: Margot Robbie
The Focus (and Wolf Of Wall Street) star from the Top Gear track...

Empire's New Spectre Issue Covers
First look at Bond 24 in Empire's April issue

Vote For The Jameson Empire Awards 2015!
Your mission is clear...

Sleeping Beauties: The Story Behind 12 Of Cinema's Unlikeliest Hits
They came, they saw, they surprisingly conquered

Writer / Director Dan Gilroy Reveals 8 Nightcrawler Secrets
On Jake Gyllenhaal's hand-slicing mirror smash and more...

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Get 12 Issues Of Empire For Only £25!

Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month!

Subscribe today

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Get The Empire iPad Edition Today

Subscribe and save maney on annual digital subscription

Subscribe today
Buy single issues

Get 12 issues of Empire for just £25!
Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire iPad Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  iPad  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Editorial Complaints  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)