Mad Max: Fury Road is an upcoming 2013 Australian post-apocalyptic action film directed by George Miller and produced by Doug Mitchell. Starring Tom Hardy as Mad Max and Charlize Theron as Imperator Furiosa. It is the fourth film in the Mad Max franchise. Mad Max is caught up with a group of people fleeing across the Wasteland in a War Rig driven by the Imperator Furiosa. This movie is an account of the Road War which follows. It is based on the Word Burgers of the History Men and eyewitness accounts of those who survived.