While Mad Max: Fury Road unfortunately never got a proper release in China, not to worry, you can always satiate your lust for post-apocalyptic insanity with Mad Sheila.
In addition to its suspiciously similar title, the China-made film also seems to share a few more similarities with the American-Australian blockbuster. For instance, the movie posters:
And the everything else. Check out the preview below:
Or on Tencent:
Mad Sheila (疯狂希莉娅) also isn’t getting released in theaters in China, but it will start streaming on Tencent Video on Friday.
The film was produced by the ironically-named Beijing-based studio New Film Media and shot in Inner Mongolia. They are apparently so confident in the movie’s success that two sequels are in the works, according to China Film Insider: Mad Shelia – Virgin Road (疯狂希莉娅——处女之路) and Mad Shelia – Vengeance Road (疯狂希莉娅——复仇之路).
You certainly can’t fault them for being subtle.
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