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  (in credits order)

James Hetfield ... Himself (Guitarist / Vocalist) (as Metallica)

Lars Ulrich ... Himself (Drummer) (as Metallica)

Kirk Hammett ... Himself (Guitarist) (as Metallica)
Jason Newsted ... Himself (Bassist) (as Metallica)

Directed by
Wayne Isham 
Produced by
Curt Marvis .... producer
Cinematography by
David Rudd 
Film Editing by
Michael McNamara 
Chris Osterhus (San Diego segment)
Jean Pellerin (San Diego segment)
Scott Richter (San Diego segment)
Pat Sawyer 
Scott C. Wilson 
Production Management
Dana Marshall .... post-production supervisor
Dean Mauro .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jeff Tannebring .... first assistant director
Sound Department
Patrick Hanson .... sound
Mark Sherat .... sound
Camera and Electrical Department
Carlos Arguello .... film loader
Kenneth C. Barrows .... camera operator: Seattle (as Ken Barrows)
Guy Norman Bee .... Steadicam operator (as Guy Bee)
Jeremy Briggs .... first assistant camera
Dante Brose .... camera technician
Donald Burghardt .... first assistant camera: "a" camera (as Don Burghardt)
Michael Cain .... electrician
Martin Coppen .... camera operator
Rick Favazzo .... louma technician
Scott Graves .... grip
John Guerra .... gaffer
George Guzman .... best boy grip
David Hennings .... camera operator
Paul Hughen .... first assistant camera
Marianne Infield .... key second assistant camera
Nick Infield .... first assistant camera
Ken Jones .... key grip
Robert Knouse .... camera operator
Mick Lester .... electrician
Brian Lucas .... best boy electric
Aggie Lukaszewski .... first assistant camera
Layna McAllister .... film loader
Michael McCleary .... camera operator
Kelly Elder McGowen .... film loader
Riggs Murdock .... first assistant camera
Daniel Pearl .... louma crane operator
Per Peterson .... grip
Billy Pierson .... grip
Michael Pinkey .... camera operator
Jeff Richter .... camera operator: super 8
Scott Richter .... camera operator: super 8
Eugene Rivera .... swing
Michael Rueter .... camera operator: super 8
Zeo Schumacher .... film loader
Adam Richard Sklena .... first assistant camera (as Adam Sklena)
Joe Steck .... film loader
Alex Wengert .... camera technician
Tiffany Winton .... first assistant camera
Editorial Department
Ken Allen .... additional editor
Hugh D. Bartlett .... additional editor
Dan Blevins .... additional editor
Matt Murray .... additional editor
Shursen Parsad .... additional editor
Jeff Richter .... additional editor
Alex Romano .... additional editor
Pat Sawyer .... additional editor
Jonathan Seay .... additional editor
Dave Williams .... additional editor
Music Department
Guy Carbonneau .... music recordist
Paul DeCarli .... technical assistant: mixing
Brian Dobbs .... music mixing assistant
Mike Fraser .... additional music mixer
Darren Grahn .... music mixing assistant
James Hetfield .... producer: live music
Scott Humphrey .... technical assistant: mixing
Joey Plewa .... producer: live concert
David M. Roberts .... music recording assistant
Randy Staub .... mixer: live concert
Lars Ulrich .... producer: live music
Transportation Department
Mike Holer .... driver: grip
Other crew
Dawn Marie Cloes .... runner: San Diego segment
Mikael Flodell .... production assistant
Sean Hickey .... production assistant
Andy Lehman .... production assistant
Fritz Marx .... runner: San Diego segment
Drew Newnahm .... runner: San Diego segment
Lawrence Novitch .... production coordinator
Dan Olson .... runner: San Diego segment
Tony Smith .... tour manager
Kenny Soloman .... production assistant
Mike Stewart .... assistant communications
Greg Tannebring .... assistant communications
Rusty Walden .... production assistant
Kieran Walsh .... key production assistant


Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Live Sh*t: Binge & Purge" - USA (promotional title)
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Rated R for language and brief nudity
UK:340 min

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5 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
Classic Metallica, 14 December 2002
Author: Stuart Dominick ( from Greenock, Scotland

There are two DVDs in the set.

DVD 1 was filmed in San Diego in 1992 during the 'Nowhere Left to Roam' tour promoting 'The Black Album'. This is the weaker of the two DVDs although it is amazing. An amazing opening two of 'Enter Sandman' and 'Creeping Death' sends us all into a frenzy. The concert, obviously, concentrates on 'Black Album' a lot more, with 'Enter Sandman', 'Sad But True', 'The Unforgiven', 'Wherever I May Roam', 'Nothing Else Matters', 'Through The Never' and 'Of Wolf And Man' all being played live. Of all of these, 'Enter Sandman' and 'Wherever I May Roam' were the most impressive. From 'Kill Em All' they played an outstanding 'Seek and Destroy', 'The Four Horsemen' and the rip roaring 'Whiplash' which gets the whole crowd singing along. From 'Ride The Lightning', we had the best Metallica song ever 'Fade to Black' which was wonderful to hear, 'For Whom The Bell Tolls' is always a classic live and 'Creeping Death' features the entire band in FINE form. From 'Master of Puppets', we had 'Battery' towards the end, a sadly shortened version of 'Master of Puppets' an AMAZING version of 'Welcome Home (Sanitarium)' which was exeptional. But, the '...And Justice For All' stuff gave us the REAL highlights, with an amazing mix of stuff in the 'Justice Medley'. 'Harvester of Sorrow' was a stomping rocker and 'One' was vintage stuff. And the rest ? We had some covers in there that included the amazing 'Stone Cold Crazy', 'Last Caress', 'So What' and 'Am I Evil?'. This part deserved 9/10 with a point taken away for the disappointing bass and guitar solo.

DVD 2 is a pure gem for all Metallica fans. The 1989 gig in Seattle from the 'Harvester of Sorrow' tour. Some of the above songs were played, taking away the 'Black Album' stuff, and with songs that were NOT on the last one, like 'Blackened', 'And Justice For All', 'Breadfan' and the COMPLETE 'Master of Puppets'. 'Blackened' WAS the highlight of this set and an EASY 10/10 DVD. Well done to the Tallica boys for this amazing set.

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