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This Scene From "Mad Max 2" Is The Most Australian Thing Ever

'Strayan side-mouth to spare.

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Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior is one of the most Australian films ever made.

(And marks the pinnacle of Mel Gibson's career in terms of whether or not we would bang him.) (We would.)
Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / Warner Bros.

(And marks the pinnacle of Mel Gibson's career in terms of whether or not we would bang him.) (We would.)

Mostly because this is Max's dog, Dog, the most Australian dog you can have.

All utes come prepackaged with a blue heeler in the back.
Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / Warner Bros.

All utes come prepackaged with a blue heeler in the back.

But also because every Aussie knows that the most important things you must own are a Bonds singlet and a car.

And that the most important thing that car can do is break down so you can work on it while pretending you know what you're talking about.

Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / Warner Bros.

Which is why THIS is the most Australian scene in Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior, one of the most Australian films ever made. It's Straya².

Pappagallo, the leader of the Oil Refinery, just wants to know how the rig is doing.

Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / Warner Bros.

They need to get on the move ASAP.

But you've been to a garage. It doesn't work like that.

Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / Warner Bros.
Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / Warner Bros.
Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / Warner Bros.
Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / Warner Bros.
Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / Warner Bros.
Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / Warner Bros.
Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / Warner Bros.

This guy steals the whole show.

Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / Warner Bros.

Check out that 'Strayan side-mouth when he says "timing gear".

So as Molly Meldrum says, DO YOURSELF A FAVOUR and watch these 39 seconds of the most Australian thing on film.

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It's an important part of every Australian's heritage.

OK?

Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior / Warner Bros.