Great Job, Internet!: Watch the Mad Max: Fury Road trailer redone in grindhouse ’80s style

Mad Max: Fury Road continues to resonate with fans across the world who find much within to inspire memes, mash-ups, and even guerrilla Amazon commenting. The latest iteration of fans’ love for the film is this trailer re-done to more closely resemble a post-apocalyptic film from the late ’70s or ’80s. Opening with the old Warner Bros. logo then the beloved Cannon Group’s logo, the synth kicks into high gear (the song is “Vengeance” by Power Glove, for those interested) as the original voiceover from the first Mad Max trailer is used.

Created by the Playback Collective, the trailer then uses lots of grainy footage from the film along with de-saturated and wrongly colored film stock. The effect is that Fury Road ends up looking closer to one of the Italian Mad Max knockoffs than an actual extension of the series proper. It’s reminiscent of trailers for films …

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