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Mel Gibson

Mad Max

12 Apr, 1979

Gibson plays the role of Mad Max Rockatansky, an Australian policeman who sets out to avenge his partner, wife and son’s  death which was a result of a motorcycle gang’s retaliation for the death of their leader:

 It was the only job. I just walked in and director George Miller asked me to tell him a joke. I did, and I got the gig.

MAD MAX 1979 Trailer