Mad Max on the road again

IT’S been a long time coming, a long, long time in production, but finally the Road Warrior is back.

Not this time with Mel Gibson as the former cop, hardened survivor and loner extraordinaire, but with UK actor Tom Hardy.

Hardy’s Max is a troubled soul haunted by failures from his past. While he stands solitary in the desert, musing about his aloneness, his ghosts, his intent to survive, he is set upon by a strange white-bodied tribe and taken prisoner where they seem to need his blood supply.

The tribe is led by