"Mel Gibson made his name with the low-budget 1979 film 'Mad Max,' and just 2 years later he returned with this amazing sequel ["The Road Warrior"]. Director George Miller had a decent budget and used it to flesh out Max's back story and create an elaborate world where our hero battles marauders in the desert. A particularly dusty and dirty vision of the future, where gas is an extremely rare commodity and decent people are hard to find.."
Mad Max: Fury Road picked up plenty of Oscar nominations last week, but we hear so little about the culture of actual road warriors in our world, especially those who happen to not be men. Although statistics show that women motorcycle ridership is at an all-time high, images of hyper-masculine hog riding ragtag crimesters still dominate most people's perceptions of motorcycle industry and culture.