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Drama Musical 20131h 37mOn: Fandor Kanopy Tags: Psychology Country: Iceland

It's the year 1970 and as Black Sabbath record their first album and mark the birth of Heavy Metal, Hera Karlsdottir is born on the cowshed floor at her parents farm in rural Iceland. The years of her youth are carefree until a tragedy strikes. Her older brother is killed in a accident and Hera blames herself for his death. In her grieve she finds solace in the dark music of Heavy Metal and dreams of becoming a rock star. As the years pass on the farm buried under a shroud of snow and a looming ominous mountain Hera practises her guitar and dreams of forming a band. Hera is a rebellious, misunderstood delinquent in her early twenties who can't help but get into trouble. She dreams of escaping out into the world but somehow always ends up at her own doorstep. When her childhood friend returns intent on marrying her and a young priest moves to the farming community the wheels of fate start turning. Hera has to grow up, find her own voice and realize she can't run away her whole life.Metalhead featuring Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson and Þröstur Leó Gunnarsson is streaming with subscription on Fandor (Via Prime Video), and streaming with subscription on Kanopy. It's a drama and musical movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (5,946 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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#5,565 Ranked Movie

#91 Ranked in Movies on Fandor

#391 Ranked in Music Movies

#495 Ranked in Psychology Movies

Metalhead has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (5,946 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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