Before the Internet exploded with adoration over Mad Max: Fury Road, back in March, we were talking about a different work in which a plucky woman frees herself and other sister-wives from an apocalypse cult run by a creepy leader, proving that females are strong as hell. Why, we’re talking about Netflix’s Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt! And now, brilliant YouTuber Albert Lopez has mashed up Imperator Furiosa’s own odyssey to emancipate her fellow woman with the infectious, Auto-Tuned Kimmy Schmidt opening.
We present to you, “Unbreakable Imperator Furiosa”:
It’s deliriously insane how well the two of these match up. You’ve got harrowing car chases being narrated by Walter Bankston and his flailing arms, with Coma Doof Warrior providing just the right guitar riff at key points in the song.
So… does this make Max the Titus Andromedon to Furiosa’s Kimmy?