A Year and a Half in the Life of Metallica

A Year and a Half in the Life of Metallica
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ReleasedNovember 17, 1992[1]
GenreHeavy metal
Length236 min.
LanguageEnglish
LabelElektra Entertainment
DirectorAdam Dubin
ProducerJuliana Roberts[2]
Metallica video chronology
2 of One
(1989)
A Year and a Half in the Life of Metallica
(1992)
Live Shit: Binge & Purge
(1993)

A Year and a Half in the Life of Metallica is a two-part documentary about the process of making the Metallica album (or "The Black Album"), and the following tour. It was produced by Juliana Roberts and directed by Adam Dubin.

A Year and a Half in the Life of Metallica was released as a double VHS pack. Both parts are available on a single DVD, but only in region 1.

Part 1

This 90-minute video shows how Metallica and their producer Bob Rock worked their way through making the Metallica album. It also includes the making of the video for "Enter Sandman" and also a listening party for invited fans to come and listen to the album in full.

This video also includes three of the music videos they shot for that album: