By, Emily Zemler (CNN)
Metallica appeared at Comic-Con in San Diego on Friday to promote their upcoming 3-D IMAX concert film “Metallica Through the Never.” The band debuted footage from the movie to a crowd of fans in the Convention Center’s Hall H and later rocked an intimate crowd at a secret show.
“Metallica Through the Never” was directed by Nimrod Antal (“Predators”) and intersperses live Metallica concert footage with a fictional narrative about a young roadie named Trip who is sent on a mission during the show. Actor Dane DeHaan (“The Amazing Spider-Man 2”) plays Trip in the film. There is a distinct storyline woven through the concert footage, but singer/guitarist James Hetfield confirmed that there is no dialogue involved. The front man wouldn’t elaborate on the plot any further, but did say that a lot of thought went into creating the exact right film for Metallica.
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