• Metallica: Through the Never (2013)

Metallica: Through the Never

Release Date: September 27th, 2013

DVD Release Date: January 28th, 2014

R |1 hr 32 min

Plot Summary

As the rock band Metallica performs a roaring set for fans in a sold-out arena, a young roadie named Trip (Dane DeHaan) is sent on a mission to meet a disabled truck and retrieve a particular item. However, the routine task turns into a surreal odyssey when Trip's van is hit by another vehicle and he finds himself up against a death-dealing horseman. As Trip flees through desolate streets, he has only his wits to help him avoid the deadly equestrian and deliver Metallica's cargo.

Cast: Dane DeHaan, James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, Robert Trujillo, Kyle Thomson, Toby Hargrave, Mackenzie Gray

Director: Nimród Antal

Genres: Musical , Adventure

Production Co: Blackened

Distributors: Picturehouse

Keywords: Quest, Cool, 2010s

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Stephen DaltonThe Hollywood Reporter

    However mindless and heartless it may be, Through the Never succeeds as pure sense-swamping spectacle. It is a blow-out banquet for Metallica fans, and a blockbuster rock-and-rollercoaster ride for any heavy metal tourists curious to see this music played at major-league level. show more

  • 75
    Chicago Sun-Times

    In this film, Metallica elevates headbanging to matters of the head that will consume the viewer long after the fade to black. show more

  • 75
    Peter TraversRolling Stone

    If you’re looking for an orgasmic trip to heavy-metal heaven, this is it. show more

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