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Metallica Through the Never (2013)

Metallica didn't want to do yet another boring concert film

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MIXED METALS Dane DeHaan plays a roadie sent on the mission of his life
Image credit: Carole Segal
MIXED METALS Dane DeHaan plays a roadie sent on the mission of his life

Details Limited Release: Sep 27, 2013; Rated: R; Length: 93 Minutes; Genre: Musical; With: Kirk Hammett, James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich; Distributor: Picturehouse

Metallica didn't want to do yet another boring concert film. ''I don't think anybody needed another version of a band on tour getting out of a limo and folding a piece of salami on a cracker,'' says drummer Lars Ulrich. Enter director and longtime Metallica fan Nimród Antal (Predators), who dreamed up an action-heavy narrative that sends a roadie (Chronicle's Dane DeHaan) on a series of nighttime misadventures while the band shreds through its back catalog in 3-D close-ups. ''The cameras are right up your ass the whole time, and you're sweating, spitting, and bleeding on them,'' says Ulrich. ''That lends an intimacy to the show.''
Originally posted Aug 16, 2013
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