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Metallica Through the Never (2013)

R | | 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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Experience Metallica like never before

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

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4 October 2013 (USA)  »

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Metallica: Through the Never  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,672,000, 29 September 2013, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$3,419,967, 27 October 2013
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Trivia

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 »

Goofs

When Trip has found the bag, he opens it to find out what is inside. A few moments later, when he tries to run from the angry mob, the bag is still open. In the next shot, running towards the high fence, the bag is closed. It would have been impossible for him to close the bag while running. See more »

Quotes

Trip: [the only time his voice is heard] Hey! Hey!
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Crazy Credits

Metallica plays during the entire end credits. Images of Metallica playing in an empty arena alternate with the credits. After a while, Trip enters the arena to watch them play. See more »

Connections

Edited into Metallica: Master of Puppets (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

The Ecstasy of Gold
Written, Composed and Conducted by Ennio Morricone
From the MGM Film The Good, the Bad and the Ugly"
Copyright 1966 EMI Music Publishing Italia Srl
All Rights Administered by EMI Unart Catalog Inc. obo EMI Music Publishing Italia Srl (BMI)
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Awesome experience at the 3D IMAX!
28 September 2013 | by See all my reviews

Went to see this in 3D at the IMAX and LOVED it, what an experience (even though I went alone)!

Unfortunately I have never been to see Metallica in concert because my friends don't like my kind of music, so this is the next best thing. I'm a fan, so I obviously liked all the songs played throughout the movie/concert; the band's performance is outstanding.

The sound and visual effects were amazing, particularly during the roadie's storyline.

It's great to see these guys have been rocking it for 30 years and they've still got it. James looks smokin' hot, love his sexy hair!!

This is a must see at the IMAX, don't wait for it to come out on DVD or the movie channel - these won't do it the justice it deserves.


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