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Metallica: Some Kind of Monster Review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 4.0
    74

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally favorable reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 100

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    One of the most revelatory rock portraits ever made.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    A revelation: funny, fascinating and insightful.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    Doesn't require you to know anything about the band Metallica or heavy metal music, but it supplies a lot of information about various kinds of monsters.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter

    These are rich, aging men in a young man's game, and the discrepancy between image and reality, captured by the filmmakers, makes for engrossing material.

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  • 88

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Robert K. Elder

    A counterintuitive, riveting documentary so honest that it will either become a rock movie classic or a severe embarrassment for the heavy metal band.

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