In the early 1980s, Lars Ulrich was taken by the New Wave of British Heavy Metal, that he came to England to track down obscure records, take them home, listen to them and helped come up with a genre of their own: Thrash Metal. This film is a study and review of the genre and with the aid of those who were there at the time, presents both the story of this fascinating musical journey.
A full 3 decades since they initially exploded on to the American metal scene, Metallica have remained at the forefront of the genre. Metallica DVD Collectors Box is a 2 disc set celebrating 30 years of the band's superb music. The first disc offers a retrospective of their career, starting right at the beginning of their incredible journey and carrying through to their recent activities, packed with interviews, footage, rare archive and contributions from those closest to the group. The second disc considers their beginnings, musical evolution, as well as their impact on the Heavy Metal genre.