Sound of Metal (2020)

Sound of Metal (2020)

2020 121 Minutes

Drama | Music

Metal drummer Ruben begins to lose his hearing. When a doctor tells him his condition will worsen, he thinks his career and life is over. His girlfriend Lou checks the former addict into a rehab fo...

Overall Rating

9 / 10
Verdict: Great
  • ScreenZealots


    8 / 10
    At the heart of “Sound of Metal” is a real love story. There’s the tremendous affection between singer Lou (Olivia Cooke) and her drummer Ruben (Riz Ahmed), partners in their rock band Blackgammon. There’s an even deeper love between the p... Read the full review »
  • WHAT I LIKED: Darius Marder's 'Sound of Metal,' is a beautiful character-study about a metal drummer called Ruben (Riz Ahmed) who uses his life on the road, his music, and his care for unstable girlfriend and bandmate Lou (Olivia Cooke) to ignore... Read the full review »