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Metallica: S&M (2000)

Unrated | | Documentary, Music | TV Special January 2000
A live Metallica concert backed by a 80 piece symphony orchestra, conducted by Michael Kamen. Two songs are debuted, "- Human" and "No Leaf Clover". A documentary is included. It also was released on audio CD.

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Wayne Isham
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Credited cast:
Metallica ... Themselves
James Hetfield ... Himself - Guitar, Vocals
Lars Ulrich ... Himself - Drums
Kirk Hammett ... Himself - Guitars
Jason Newsted ... Himself - Bass
Michael Kamen ... Himself - Conductor
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Eric Achen Eric Achen ... Horn Player
Richard Andaya Richard Andaya ... Violoncellist
Daniel Banner Daniel Banner ... Second Violinist
Andy Battye Andy Battye ... Backline Guitar Tech
Luis Beez Luis Beez ... Principal Clarinetist
Enrique Bocedi Enrique Bocedi ... Second Violinist
Barbara Bogatin Barbara Bogatin ... Violoncellist
Chris Bogios Chris Bogios ... Trumpet Player
Paul Brancato Paul Brancato ... Principal Second Violinist
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A live Metallica concert backed by a 80 piece symphony orchestra, conducted by Michael Kamen. Two songs are debuted, "- Human" and "No Leaf Clover". A documentary is included. It also was released on audio CD.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

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January 2000 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

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Dolby Digital

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As of 1999, at least one song from every Metallica album is performed here, except for Kill 'Em All, which was their first album. See more »

Quotes

James: We got a few more, are ya ready?
James: Are you sure?
James: Uh, I think uh, were gonna do somethin' heavy now.
James: That was all the warm up stuff.
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Edited from Metallica: No Leaf Clover (1999) See more »

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Very good live performance, makes most of their songs sound better
18 August 2005 | by MovieAddict2016See all my reviews

I'm not a huge fan of Metallica and I don't really like all of their music (the songs from the Black album, as well as ...And Justice for All and the single "I Disappear" are quite good but the rest kind of sound the same to me) -- but this live version even made me love the songs.

It's conducted with Michael Kamen and the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, who ironically enough contacted THEM with an interest in performing their songs with an orchestra.

The result is a loud, powerful, emotional (!) experience. The deep, rich sound of the symphony really makes the songs all sound different. It's quite an experience.

The performance is two and a half hours long and the DVD/CD has tons of bonus features including a documentary covering the conception and execution of the entire ordeal.

All in all, a real treat, especially for Metallica fans, and perhaps even more so for non-fans who may find they like the music more like this.


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