Fury Road Minute 55 - Moving targets

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The Rock Riders continue their assault on the War Rig, dropping bombs from all sides, forcing Furiosa to employ the Rig’s plow to extinguish the flames. The Rock Riders are repelled by the thick cloud of sand but quickly resume their attacks. Furiosa stands up through the moon roof and uses a long rifle to pick off the Rock Riders.

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Fury Road Minute 54 - Over hill and dale

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The Rock Riders pursue the War Rig out of the canyon into the hills on the other side of the mountains and quickly surround it. Meanwhile, Joe navigates the rock slide and reaches the ground on the other side to give chase. In among the rolling hills, The Rock Riders attack with small bombs, using their agility to rain fire on the War Rig.

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Fury Road Minute 53 - Climb aboard

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Behind the wall of fallen rocks, Immortan Joe prepares to take Rictus’ monster truck over the obstruction. An Imperator brings Nux forward and Joe orders them both aboard, much to Slit’s dismay as he’s left behind holding Max’s Boot. As Joe carefully drives over the fallen rocks, The Bullet Farmer voices his displeasure at being called out for a family squabble.

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Fury Road Minute 52 - Cry ‘Fool’ and let slip the dogs of war

The deal with the Rock Riders crumbles to dust as Immortan Joe’s War Parties draw closer. Furiosa cries out to Max as the Rock Rider Chief opens fire on the War Rig and signals his tribesmen to blow the side of the canyon, blocking the advance of the War Parties. Furiosa is able to evade her attackers and makes it back to the Rig where Max hands her a shotgun.

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Fury Road Minute 51 - A few vehicles in pursuit… maybe

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Furiosa calls out to the unseen rock riders, saying that she has brought the agreed upon amount of fuel and letting them know she will unhitch the pod. The Rock Riders arrive and the Chief is upset that three War Parties are bearing down on his territory. Inside the Rig, Angharad struggles against her pregnancy pains to stay quiet.

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Fury Road Minute 50 - Rolling into a ghost town

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Furiosa puts the finishing touches on her War Paint and hopes for the best while expecting the worst. The War Rig drives deeper into the canyon, nearing a wide clearing guarded by a natural stone arch. Furiosa passes under the arch and brings the War Rig to a stop in the middle of the clearing. Furiosa exits the War Rig.

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Fury Road Minute 49 - One, Two, One, Red, Black, Go

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The War Rig drives deeper into the canyon under the watchful eye of the Rock Riders on their dirt bikes. Furiosa asks Max what she should call him, but Max is unwilling to give his name. She doesn’t press the issue and shows Max the sequence he’ll need to override the kill switches and start the Rig.

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Fury Road Minute 48 - Back in the hold

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Furiosa explains how she made a deal with the tribe that controls the canyon and orders everyone back into hiding. She turns to Max and says that she needs him to stay close by and drive the rig in the event that the deal breaks down. Max climbs down into the passage that leads to the tanker, keeping Angharad with him as an insurance policy.

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Fury Road Minute 47 - Who killed the world?

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With Nux largely under control, Max notices that another War Party has appeared on the horizon. Furiosa recognizes them in an instant; The Bullet Farmer has come from the Bullet Farm. Nux delights in their arrival, but the Wives pull him back and confront his fanatical devotion to Immortan Joe, eventually throwing him from the War Rig.

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Fury Road Minute 46 - No unnecessary killing

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As Max fixes the brakes on the fuel pod and frees himself from his muzzle, Furiosa and the wives quickly find that they have a stowaway. Nux bursts up through the floor and throws a length of chain around Furiosa’s neck. Angharad and the other wives are quick to act, subduing the War Boy and stopping Furiosa from cutting his throat.

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Fury Road Minute 45 - Dragging something out back

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Furiosa roars in frustration as the War Rig shudders in protest, it appears that the fuel pod’s brakes have locked up. She is determined to check out the situation, but Max stops her, and volunteers to go himself. Max takes his bag of guns and heads along the top of the tanker, while Nux picks his way along the bottom towards the rig.

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Fury Road Minute 44 - Coming to count the cost

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Max notices that the War Rig is headed towards a canyon in the mountains ahead and does his best to alter their course, but Furiosa points his attention to the new War Party that has appeared coming over the landscape behind him. Capable and Angharad take up their looking glasses and reveal that Gastown has brought its full might to bear.

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Fury Road Minute 43 - He's a crazy smeg

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Nux is able to catch up to the War Rig and hop aboard. Meanwhile, Max begins systematically disarming the War Rig, pulling weapons from all of the different hiding places in the cab. All the while the Wives talk to each other about their new captor, each offering their own take on his intentions and capabilities.

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Fury Road Minute 42 - Of all the legs you had to shoot

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Furiosa and the wives get into the War Rig and present Max with a file to begin wearing down his muzzle. Furiosa reaches down to start her kill switch sequence, but Max stops her and reaches down to retrieve a gun hidden below the steering wheel. Meanwhile, Nux regains his senses and takes off running after the War Rig.

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Fury Road Minute 41 - A five-minute head start

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Max has decided that Furiosa can come along, but She refuses as she isn’t willing to leave the wives behind. Max looks back at the approaching War Party and decides he’s willing to wait it out. Furiosa mounts the War Rig and explains to Max why it’s a bad idea to rely on Immortan Joe’s generosity and offers to help remove his mask.

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Fury Road Minute 40 - Pick up what you can and run

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Furiosa and the wives take off running after the War Rig, with The Dag giving one last disdainful kick to the discard chastity belts. Max thinks he is home free, but the Rig begins to shut down, much to his dismay. Furiosa and the wives are able to catch up to Max, and Furiosa explains to Max how the War Rig goes nowhere without her.

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Fury Road Minute 39 - We're going to the Green Place

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Cut free from the chain and finally able to move about independently, Max retrieves his jacket from Nux and delivers a swift punch in return for all the blood he stole. Angharad makes for the War Rig, but several more warning shots stop her in her tracks. Max boards the Rig, starts it up, and drives away.

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Fury Road Minute 38 - Glory me, blood bag!

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Despite Furiosa and The Wives’ efforts, Max and Nux are able to gain the upper hand and pin Furiosa to the ground at gunpoint. Nux delights at this development, seeing glory close at hand. Max is less concerned with the gratitude of the Immortan and more concerned with Nux finally cutting the chain that connects them.

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Fury Road Minute 37 - I got it

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Max’s is on the defensive as Furiosa tries to crush his head with her bolt cutters, but Max is resourceful and uses a car door to defend himself and counter attack. Furiosa is undeterred and retrieves a gun hidden on the tanker, escalating the stakes of the fight just as Nux regains consciousness and enters the fray.

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Fury Road Minute 36 - Furious vexation

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The Dag steps forward to cut Max’s chain, but she gets distracted by the approaching War Party in the distance. Max reminds her of the task at hand, but the chain proves his undoing as Furiosa is able to blindside Max and quickly gain the upper hand. Now Max is in a fight for his life against a deadly Imperator.

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