Heavy Metal

  • 1981
  • Movie
  • R
  • Animated, Science Fiction

Although the concept for this animated film is derived from the adult fantasy magazine of the same name, HEAVY METAL is clearly targeted for a teen audience. Divided into a number of episodes, the film is held together by the Loc-Nar, a sinister, glowing jewel that catapults characters into weird, threatening confrontations. In one of the better episodes,...read more

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Heavy Metal - Official Trailer
01:18 — The animated cult hit: a series of weird tales, futuristic and fantastic. The rock-god soundtrack features Black Sabbath, Blue Oyster Cult, and more. (more…)
Heavy Metal - (Original Trailer)
Heavy Metal (1981), a five-part adult animated feature based on the cult science-fiction magazine of the 1970's.

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Fri Dec 15 1:15am
Heavy Metal SHO2e

Cult animated anthology featuring the music of Black Sabbath, Blue Oyster Cult, Cheap Trick, Devo, Donald Fagen, Grand Funk Railroad.

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Wed Dec 20 3:15am
Heavy Metal SHO

Cult animated anthology featuring the music of Black Sabbath, Blue Oyster Cult, Cheap Trick, Devo, Donald Fagen, Grand Funk Railroad.

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Thu Dec 28 2:45am
Heavy Metal SHO

Cult animated anthology featuring the music of Black Sabbath, Blue Oyster Cult, Cheap Trick, Devo, Donald Fagen, Grand Funk Railroad.

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  • Released: 1981
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Although the concept for this animated film is derived from the adult fantasy magazine of the same name, HEAVY METAL is clearly targeted for a teen audience. Divided into a number of episodes, the film is held together by the Loc-Nar, a sinister, glowing j… (more)

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