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Metallica Through the Never (2013)

 -  Music  -  4 October 2013 (USA)
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Trip, a young roadie for Metallica, is sent on an urgent mission during the band's show. But what seems like a simple assignment turns into a surreal adventure.

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Trip, a young roadie for Metallica, is sent on an urgent mission during the band's show. But what seems like a simple assignment turns into a surreal adventure.

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Rated R for some violent content and language | See all certifications »

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$1,672,000 (USA) (27 September 2013)

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$3,419,967 (USA) (25 October 2013)
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The film is dedicated to the memory of Mark Fisher in the final credits. Mark Fisher was a British architect renown for his rock stage designs. See more »

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James Hetfield: [last lines]
James Hetfield: [the band has finished "Hit the Lights"] Alright! That feels alright!
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...And Justice for All
Written by James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich and Kirk Hammett (as Hetfield'/Urich/Hammett)
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Courtesy of Blackened Recordings
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Bang Your Head!
3 October 2013 | by (Texas) – See all my reviews

Metallica does it again! These guys always know how to raise the bar for every other metal band out there. IMAX 3D is the way to go! Almost everyone was amped in the theater and we were all pretty much rocking in our seat and singing along. We were even clapping like it was an actual concert! Metallica provided total energy throughout the film. It was 70% concert (like you were on stage with them), 25% action movie, and 5% music video! Anyway, they did not skimp on the effects or the sound! I'm not sure what ssp113 was talking about when he/she stated that the resolution was awful. It was the coolest and clearest thing ever! So, if you are a metal fan and, especially, a Metallica fan, you are going to love this film and rock your way through it!


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