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A Year and a Half in the Life of Metallica (1992)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Music | Video 12 August 1992
This DVD contains many never-seen-before interviews of Metal icons METALLICA, exploring the true lives of these larger-than-life heroes. The footage reveals how the biggest phenomena in the... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Metallica ... Themselves
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lou Brutus ... Himself - Interviewer
Christopher Guest ... Nigel Tufnel
Kirk Hammett ... Himself - Guitarist
James Hetfield ... Himself - Guitarist & Vocalist
Michael McKean ... David St. Hubbins
Jason Newsted ... Himself - Bassist
Bob Rock ... Himself
Harry Shearer ... Derek Smalls
Lars Ulrich ... Himself - Drummer
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This DVD contains many never-seen-before interviews of Metal icons METALLICA, exploring the true lives of these larger-than-life heroes. The footage reveals how the biggest phenomena in the Metal world has managed to keep their feet fixed firmy on the ground regardless of all the massive media attention and millions of fans. Metallica formed in October 1981 and has since over 90 million albums making them one of the most commercially successful heavy metal acts ever! This program is sure to enlighten any Heavy Metal enthusiast, Rock and Roll rebel, or Metallica master!

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 August 1992 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Полтора года из жизни Металлики See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Propaganda Films See more »
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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Due to continuous conflict and acrimony between drummer Lars Ulrich and producer Bob Rock during the recording of 'Metallica', the pair didn't speak for the best part of 12 months after The Black Album's release. See more »

Quotes

Himself - Guitarist: [Backstage after a show] Jason's making sandwiches to take back to the hotel, because he's too cheap to order room service. We're only going to make millions this year!
Himself - Bassist: It is because I'm a cheapskate, you're absolutely right, but we'll see who's laughing last. I've got plans for those millions and it ain't for fucking sandwiches!
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The Black Album and Tour
21 September 2002 | by GENTRY2See all my reviews

This is a really good DVD despite the fact Metallica is on the fringe of non existance. You go through the whole process of Metallica making their self titled Metallica cd a.k.a. "The Black Album" ! And then time to hit the road as Metallica brutalises the world with a bombastic blast of songs from both the black album and classic hits from And Justice For All and earlier hits from the days when Cliff Burton was alive. This dvd actually makes a perfect companion piece to The Metallica Box Set: Live Shit Binge and Purge.


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