• Documentary
  • Rated: 14A,M,R,14,13+
  • Director: Sam Dunn, Scot Mcfadyen, Jessica Joy Wise
  • Writer: Sam Dunn, Scot Mcfadyen, Jessica Joy Wise
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Metal: A Headbanger's Journey is a 2005 documentary directed by Sam Dunn with Scot McFadyen and Jessica Wise. The film follows 31-year-old Dunn, a Canadian anthropologist, who has been a heavy metal fan since the age of 12. Dunn sets out across the world to uncover the various opinions on heavy metal music, including its origins, culture, controversy, and the reasons it is loved by so many people. The film made its debut at the 2005 Toronto International Film Festival, and was released as a two-disc special edition DVD in the US on September 19, 2006. A follow-up to the film titled Global Metal premiered at the Bergen International Film Festival on October 17, 2007, and saw limited release in theatres in June 2008. Dunn has also elaborated upon his "Heavy Metal Family Tree" in the VH1 series Metal Evolution, which focuses on one subgenre per episode.
  • Documentary
  • Rated: 14A,M,R,14,13+
  • Director: Sam Dunn, Scot Mcfadyen, Jessica Joy Wise
  • Writer: Sam Dunn, Scot Mcfadyen, Jessica Joy Wise

  • Sam Dunn
    Chris Adler
    Tom Araya
    Gavin Baddeley
    Blasphemer
    Randy Blythe
    Alice Cooper
    Pamela Des Barres
    Bruce Dickinson
    Ronnie James Dio
    Malcolm Dome
    Joe Bottiglieri
    Eric Bryan
    Jackie Chambers
    Monte Conner

Watch Metal: A Headbanger's Journey
  • (2005)

  • Documentary
  • Rated: 14A,M,R,14,13+
  • Director: Sam Dunn, Scot Mcfadyen, Jessica Joy Wise
  • Writer: Sam Dunn, Scot Mcfadyen, Jessica Joy Wise
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Synopsis

Metal: A Headbanger's Journey is a 2005 documentary directed by Sam Dunn with Scot McFadyen and Jessica Wise. The film follows 31-year-old Dunn, a Canadian anthropologist, who has been a heavy metal fan since the age of 12. Dunn sets out across the world to uncover the various opinions on heavy metal music, including its origins, culture, controversy, and the reasons it is loved by so many people. The film made its debut at the 2005 Toronto International Film Festival, and was released as a two-disc special edition DVD in the US on September 19, 2006. A follow-up to the film titled Global Metal premiered at the Bergen International Film Festival on October 17, 2007, and saw limited release in theatres in June 2008. Dunn has also elaborated upon his "Heavy Metal Family Tree" in the VH1 series Metal Evolution, which focuses on one subgenre per episode.

Starring
  • Sam Dunn
    Chris Adler
    Tom Araya
    Gavin Baddeley
    Blasphemer
    Randy Blythe
    Alice Cooper
    Pamela Des Barres
    Bruce Dickinson
    Ronnie James Dio
    Malcolm Dome
    Joe Bottiglieri
    Eric Bryan
    Jackie Chambers
    Monte Conner