Movie News

What is Mad Max’s Gigahorse, and would you like to see it!?

Movie News
@http://www.twitter.com/aliciamalone

Alicia Malone is a Film Reporter, TV Host, Producer, Writer, Editor, and all around movie geek. She developed her taste for film at a young age, spending many a heady Friday night pajama-clad at the video store, picking out her 7 films for 7 days for $7. Bargain! While at school she created a Film Club, electing herself President. Eventually the School Principal asked her not to get up in assembly to talk about movies anymore.

With production now gearing up for the new “Mad Max” movie in Nambia, no surprise to see quite a few set pics leaking (though they’re largely of the vehicles – considering there’s about a hundred of them and a dozen core castmembers they have got the photo monopoly won though) and some new bits and pieces popping up in offshore newspapers about the film’s production.

‘David’ has sent in this pic of what’s called the ‘Gigahorse’ – said to be the hero’s car. Now if it’s the ‘hero’s car’ that means it’s Mad Max’s new ride, right? Yeah, most likely, but let’s not forget that Charlize Theron’s character – ‘Furiosa’ – is also supposed to be somewhat of a kick-ass protagonist in the film, so it is possible this is what she’s getting about in. But since the word ‘hero’, as opposed to ‘heroine’, is being used, let’s just until we hear otherwise this is his not hers. And if she wants a spin, he can lend her the keys.

This photo was apparently taken in Nambia.

In an October 2010 issue of Street Machine magazine (in which the illustration below was published), the ‘Gigahorse’ was said to have been designed using two ’59 caddy bodies and two blown V8s, with the engines coupled by a tractor pull-style planetary coupling and dumptruck-type 4WD diffs.

“Mad Max Fury Road” is written and directed by George Miller and stars Tom Hardy as Max, Charlize Theron as ‘Furiosa’, and Nicholas Hoult as ‘Nux’. Zoe Kravitz, Adelaide Clemens and Richard Norton are also onboard.

ShareShare on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someoneShare on Google+Pin on Pinterest

About Alicia Malone

Alicia Malone is a Film Reporter, TV Host, Producer, Writer, Editor, and all around movie geek. She developed her taste for film at a young age, spending many a heady Friday night pajama-clad at the video store, picking out her 7 films for 7 days for $7. Bargain! While at school she created a Film Club, electing herself President. Eventually the School Principal asked her not to get up in assembly to talk about movies anymore.

View All Posts

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Subject

Your Message

captcha

Click to add a comment

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

More in Movie News

ID4-620x400

Goldblum, Hemsworth join Independence Day 2

Caffeinated ClintMarch 5, 2015
beauty-and-thebeast-620x400

Stevens, Evans join Beauty and the Beast

Caffeinated ClintMarch 5, 2015
mr-holmes-ian-mckellen-854x510-1423104289

Mr. Holmes

Caffeinated ClintMarch 5, 2015
Limited edition Zuhair Murad Barbie doll recreates Blake Lively’s couture

Diablo Cody on Barbie writing duties

Caffeinated ClintMarch 5, 2015
selfless

Trailer : Self/Less

Caffeinated ClintMarch 5, 2015
littleboy

Trailer : Little Boy

Caffeinated ClintMarch 4, 2015
biggame

Trailer : Big Game

Caffeinated ClintMarch 4, 2015
redmayne

Redmayne, Vikander in The Danish Girl out November 27

Caffeinated ClintMarch 4, 2015
avengers__age_of_ultron_wallpaper_widescreen_by_timetravel6000v2-d7v68l5-620x400

Trailer : Avengers : Age of Ultron

Caffeinated ClintMarch 4, 2015

Login

Lost your password?