Unlike other heavy-hitting political lawyers, David Langdon doesn't grandstand. Still, he is a critical player among the small army of attorneys working to keep secret the origins of millions of dollars coursing through the US political system.
The ethos of "Mad Max" on women runs parallel to the film's ethos on resources: They aren't villain Immortan Joe's - nor any man's - to take.
Adam Hochschild is the San Francisco-based author of seven books, including King Leopold’s Ghost. His new book To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918 (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), has just been published.