All posts by José Armando Leitão


#DeepFromTheVaults: “Dangerous World” Poster & Doug Recollections

Hello Friends: A poster for Dog Company’s “Dangerous World” has surfaced for sale yesterday, over at the Clive Barker Collecting group on Facebook, a spare from Russell Cherrington‘s collection (it’s being sold for $100, you can contact him through Facebook or via email) and this brought to my mind an...READ MORE...

Rawhead Rex, Like Punk, Isn’t Dead: Back to the SILVER SCREEN!

Hello Friends: Do you love trashy movies, gratuitous nudity, clunky monsters played by German sky instructors covered in a mechanical prosthetic suit? Then you’re in luck. Like we announced not too long ago, Kino Lorber Studio Classics, bless their heart, are going to release a new 4K RESTORATION of Rawhead...READ MORE...


Remembering Simon Sayce

“I have written what my interpretation of the history of the original box is, because essentially if you want to go back to my research in Pitt Rivers (Oxford), it’s not a Chinese puzzle box, because if you look at the beginning of the film (Hellraiser), you have a Chinese...READ MORE...

141: A-Z And the Duels of Blood (Part 4)

In this new episode of the Clive Barker Podcast we (Jose and Ryan) continue our coverage of the BBC TV Show Clive Barker’s A-Z of Horror and its companion book edited by Stephen Jones (Shadows in Eden, Nightbreed Chronicles, Hellraiser Chronicles) as well as the recently completed Round 3 of the...READ MORE...

Rawhead Rex 4K Restoration by Kino Lorber

Hello Friends: It seems Rawhead Rex is getting a new 4K restoration! Kino Lorber Studio Classics just announced that Rawhead Rex will be coming out this Fall in time for Halloween, on “Special Edition” DVD and Blu-ray. Personally, I think this is a less than stellar adaptation of a Clive Barker script,...READ MORE...

The LEVIATHAN Coffee Table Companion Book is Coming!

Hello Friends! The Leviathan: The Story of Hellraiser and Hellbound: Hellraiser II Facebook page has just announced that there will be a LEVIATHAN coffee table companion book to their 2015 documentary.  The book will be available for pre-order in May and delivered in July, 2017. The price will be £24.99. Here’s their announcement...READ MORE...

@Shudder Q&A with Clive Barker!

Hello Friends: Ryan brought this to my attention, that @Shudder had a Q&A with Clive Barker on Twitter (related to promoting the Project Greenlight REEL FEAR competition – previously on the @Barkercast), that was announced a few days ago, on March 9:   So I looked it up and here...READ MORE...

EVERVILLE Available From Dark Regions Press

Hello Friends: Dark Regions Press is releasing 2 new editions of Clive Barker’s EVERVILLE (being published by Gauntlet Press). Here are the details from their mailing list announcement:” “On the borderland between this world and the world of Quiddity, the sea of our dreams, sits Everville. For years it has...READ MORE...

Nightbreed is 27. A Recap of How We Got Here.

Clive Barker’s Nightbreed is a 1990 film that shows us that you can look at “monsters” as unique creatures radiating beauty, darkness and eloquence. Across history, mankind proved to be capable of love, compassion and wisdom but also ignorance, prejudice and genocide. The best of us shine brightly enough to...READ MORE...

“Clive Barker’s Undying” LET’S PLAY pt.2!!!

Hello Friends: Here’s the second episode of our promised LET’S PLAY of Clive Barker’s Undying, that was a stretch goal on our Kickstarter “Fundraiser III: Hell on Earth“. I am playing this game using both the unofficial texture pack and the widescreen hack to play in 16:9. Like I said on the...READ MORE...


Clive’s Portrait by Stan DarkArt

Hello friends: I was going through Clive’s twitter feed yesterday, and saw this great looking stylized portrait by Stan DarkArt. They’ve shared walls together in events like NECROMANCY back in 2015. New portrait by the great Stan Darkart. pic.twitter.com/6pIBtKp7BW — Clive Barker (@RealCliveBarker) November 6, 2016 He’s originally from the...READ MORE...

DO WE MAKE YOU UNEASY? New Exhibit feat. Clive Barker

Hello Friends: Via Our London, we found out about a new exhibit, titled “DO WE MAKE YOU UNEASY?” that will gather a group of artists under one exhibit, including Clive Barker and Richard A. Kirk, thanks to The Shadowood Collective, a group of dark-themed creators based in the city of London, Ontario:...READ MORE...

131 : Out of My Pin-head

Hello friends, welcome to another news episode. Today we talk about 10 minutes about what’s we’ve been doing and watching, get into the remaining backer rewards on our ongoing Kickstarter campaign (have you seen our T-Shirt design and read about the upcoming INTERVIEW BOOK?), then go into another 20 minutes about...READ MORE...