About

After bassist Jason Newsted quits the band in 2001, heavy metal superstars Metallica realize that they need an intervention. In this revealing documentary, filmmakers follow the three rock stars as they hire a group therapist and grapple with 20 years of repressed anger and aggression. Between searching for a replacement bass player, creating a new album and confronting their personal demons, the...

7.5
93
Runtime

141 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Documentary Making of St. Anger

Cast

Keywords

heavy metal rock star conflict music band recording studio psychologist

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