Category Archives: Cinemetal

‘Heavy Trip’ producer speaks about Stratovarius involvement, film’s global aspirations on eve of SXSW debut

Posted by on March 7, 2018

Last week, the heavy metal blogosphere was presented with something we haven’t seen for a while in the trailer for the film Heavy Trip, which will premiere at SXSW this coming Saturday (10). A Finnish language comedy, the film is about a death metal band called Impaled Rektum on a road trip to play a metal festival […]

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Check out the trailer for ‘Heavy Trip’ a Finnish comedy about a band called Impaled Rektum

Posted by on February 28, 2018

Heavy Trip, is a new comedy about a young dude trying to get an unknown band named Impaled Rektum to play the “hottest metal festival of Norway.” The film will be screened at this year’s SXSW in Austin TX, and you can check out the schedule here. Yesterday, the organizers of the film launched their […]

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James Hetfield looks very coplike in character for Ted Bundy film

Posted by on February 13, 2018

Yesterday, we told you that Metallica frontman James Hetfield would be making his first-ever acting role in which he wasn’t playing himself. Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile, a new film by director Joe Berlinger about Ted Bundy, Hetfield is playing opposite Zac Efron as a police officer. We’d mentioned that production on the film was […]

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James Hetfield to appear as cop in Ted Bundy film

Posted by on February 12, 2018

The last time we saw James Hetfield act other than a short cameo on Billions, he was acting like he was really concerned with what Trip had in his bag during Metallica: Through the Never. However, the Metallica frontman will soon be joining his bandmate Lars Ulrich on the silver screen, as he’s joined the cast of Extremely […]

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Report: Motley Crue’s ‘The Dirt’ headed to Netflix

Posted by on March 24, 2017

We’ve been hearing about the long-in-the-works film adaptation of Motely Crue’s 2001 autobiography The Dirt almost as long as the book’s been around. Back in 2013, it was reported that Jackass director Jeff Tremaine would direct the movie version. At the time, Paramount’s MTV Films was connected to it. Focus Features also was connected at one time. Now […]

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