The funny and touching story of two siblings’ attempt to fulfill their brother’s dream of meeting rock god Lars Ulrich of Metallica. Tom Spicer has Fragile X Syndrome, a form of autism. But he also has a dream to meet his hero and his siblings promise to make it happen, hoping to bond on the road along the way. But between Tom’s disabilities, a dysfunctional family, and the labyrinthine backstage world of heavy metal, the mission is thwarted at every turn. But as they near closer to Lars, Tom begins to come into his own and the journey culminates in a finale that’s as touching as it is inspiring.
Trip, a young roadie for Metallica, is sent on an urgent mission during the band’s show. But what seems like a simple assignment turns into a surreal adventure.