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Thunderdome is an arena for steel-cage jousting in the 1985 Australian post-apocalyptic film Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome .


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<i>Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome</i> 1985 Australian post-apocalyptic action adventure film

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