When I was a kid and our school would do a field trip to the IMAX in L.A. to watch something educational, I never imagined that same theater displaying James Hetfield's terrifying, "YEAH!"
Via Rolling Stone:
Metallica's new 3D movie will be hitting the biggest screens: Metallica Through the Never will be shown on every IMAX screen in North America for a week starting September 27th. The full release of the movie has been pushed back from August 9th to October 4th.
The metal greats filmed the movie last August over three shows in Vancouver. The concerts featured humongous pyrotechnics displays, a dozen floating coffins and "planned malfunctions," and the band sold tickets for the third and final show for just $5 to benefit the Vancouver Food Bank. Through the Never will combine live footage of the band with a narrative arc following a fictional member of their crew, played by the actor Dane DeHaan, who's sent on a mission during a concert. The movie seems sure to show a different side of Metallica than the tempestuous 2004 film Some Kind of Monster.
Meanwhile, please enjoy this compilation of all of those "YEAH!"s. I know this is old, but it never fails to fascinate me. Also, side note: James Hetfield and my mom share the same birthday. Coincidence? Ohhhh, I would saaaay...YEAH!