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Re: heavy metal related movies? Heavy Metal (as some of you can probably tell from my avatar) and Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny are all that come to mind right now. I've also seen other movies, like Wayne's World, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, School of Rock, and SLC Punk. Which aren't exactly metal, but still rock.

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Re: heavy metal related movies? Until The Light Takes Us is a pretty decent documentary about black metal. It features interviews with Varg Vikernes, Fenriz from Darkthrone and Gaahl, to name a few. The church burning incident(s) come up, as well as Varg's murder of Euronymous. Give it a view. It's by no means complete as far as black metal goes, but it's interesting.

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Re: heavy metal related movies? Also check out "Heavy Metal In Baghdad". It's about thrash band Acrassicauda: their time living in Hussein-era Iraq, their eventual escape into Syria (if memory serves. if this is incorrect, I apologize) and eventual emigration to the US. It's very interesting, as you don't really think of metal existing in the Middle East. *They also have an album out called Only The Dead See The End of War, which is pretty good from the tracks I've heard.*

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Re: heavy metal related movies? Not strictly metal, but School of Rock actually is pretty good. Whoever wrote the script really did know their stuff. Except, of course, saying that rock is the hardest and loudest music to play. But seriously, it was an engaging movie.

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