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

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$3,419,967 (USA) (25 October 2013)
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Dutch director Anton Corbijn was offered to helm the project, but he had to decline due to scheduling conflicts with his thriller A Most Wanted Man. See more »

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Trip: [the only time his voice is heard] Hey! Hey!
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References White Zombie (1932) See more »

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...And Justice for All
Written by James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich and Kirk Hammett (as Hetfield'/Urich/Hammett)
Performed by Metallica
Courtesy of Blackened Recordings
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For the die-hard fans
24 January 2014 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I've just watched this and don't quite know what to make of it.

Whilst I love my hard rock and heavy metal, I'm not a massive fan of Metallica however I'd heard about this and wanted to check it out.

I must admit, I want to see them live now though! If this is an indication of their concerts and level of enthusiasm, I'm in!

The concert stuff was great. The effects were amazing. Just not sure about the tie in with the story. It was OK, but it didn't grab me by the big ones and drag me in. It could've been so much more perhaps (but not sure what!!!)

I'd suggest for the die-hard fans only....

Oh, by the way, watch right through the credits!!!


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