All posts by Rob Ridenour


UPDATED: One Day Clive Barker Exhibition w/Russell Cherrington

Hello Everyone, Our good friend Russell Cherrington is hosting a one day exhibition called Clive Barker: Visions of the Fantastic Paintings, Drawings, and Writings to show off various Clive Barker works. The event will be held at on Saturday 9th September from 10am until 5pm in Derby, England and will be...READ MORE...

Rawhead Rex Bluray Details Announced

Hello Everyone, Earlier in the year it was announced that Kino Lorber would release Rawhead Rex in a brand new 4K restoration of the film! No other details were mentioned in regards to special features at the time, but I’m sure the film’s original theatrical trailer would’ve been enough to...READ MORE...

30th Anniversary ‘Hellraiser’ Score Coming

Hello Everyone, It appears Lakeshore Records is producing a thirtieth anniversary vinyl edition release of Christopher Young’s beautifully, haunting score for the original Hellraiser, and it looks outstanding! The new edition will be remixed and remastered from the original 24 Track, 2 Inch Analog Master Session Tapes. Also included in...READ MORE...


Daniel Licht Has Passed Away

Some sad news to report today as we’ve learned that composer Daniel Licht has passed away from cancer. He was 60 years old. Hellraiser fans will remember him as the composer for Hellraiser: Bloodline. His score was one of the best things about that troubled production. His opening theme brought...READ MORE...

The Latest News on Barbie Wilde’s ‘Blue Eyes’

Writer and actress Barbie Wilde (aka Female Cenobite) shared a new update about the film version based on her short story Blue Eyes. Also, included is poster artwork done by the talented Vincent Sammy! This sounds like something Barbie would cook up! I highly recommend her short story collection Voices...READ MORE...

Project Greenlight: ‘Wither’ Wins Clive Barker Mentorship, $300K

Hello Everyone, Project Greenlight was an opportunity for over a thousands aspiring filmmakers to possibly win a small budget of three thousand dollars to finance a feature film and a mentorship under Clive Barker himself. Well, the winners have been announced and it looks like upcoming horror filmmakers Danny DelPurgatorio and Anthony...READ MORE...

Hell’s Event to Be a Part of a New Short Story Collection

Hello Everyone, A new short story collection called Below the Stairs: Tales from the Cellar is coming out and will feature Clive Barker’s Books of Blood story Hell’s Event. Friend of the Podcast and editor Steve Dillon is putting the book together which will also feature stories from such classic horror authors like...READ MORE...

Clive Barker Podcast’s Scene of the Week

Hello Everyone, On this week’s edition of Clive Barker Podcast’s Scene of the Week, I’ve chosen the introduction of Harry D’Amour from Clive Barker’s Lord of Illusions. When the audience first meets Harry, he doesn’t strike us as much of a hero. He looks like he’s been on a week...READ MORE...

Hellraiser III/Lord of Illusions Movie Locations

Hello Everyone, While roaming the net this morning, I came across this interesting page called Then @ Now: Movie Locations, a site dedicated to showing the locations of past horror films and what they look like today. If you love this kind of stuff like me, I highly recommend checking...READ MORE...

Clive Barker Podcast’s Scene of the Week

For this edition of Clive Barker Podcast’s Scene of the Week, I’ve chosen ‘The Homecoming’ scene from Lord of Illusions, a film that gets under my skin the more I watch it. While the film’s antagonist Nix is a powerful, intimidating character (brilliantly portrayed by the late Daniel von Bargen)...READ MORE...

Clive Barker Podcast’s Scene of the Week

Hello Everyone, On this edition of Clive Barker Podcast’s Scene of the Week, I’ve chosen a controversial moment from Hellbound: Hellraiser II that has divided many fans over the years. The part in question is the scene between the Cenobites and the newly crowned ‘Prince of Hell’ Dr. Channard. To...READ MORE...

Clive Barker Podcast’s Scene of the Week

Hello Everyone, For this edition of Clive Barker Podcast’s Scene of the Week I’ve chosen the resurrection of Frank from Hellraiser. Great films have that one scene that really hooks (pun intended) the viewer into the story that the filmmakers are trying to tell them. Many fans would—and rightfully so–argue...READ MORE...

Clive Barker Podcast Interviews Actor Pat Skipper!

Hello Everyone, A while back I was lucky enough to chat with actor Pat Skipper who many of you may remember played the tough and sarcastic Carducci from Hellraiser: Bloodline. His career has spanned more than thirty years in the industry ranging from various roles in both feature films and...READ MORE...

Clive Barker’s Podcast Scene of the Week

Hello Everyone, For this edition of Clive Barker’s Podcast Scene of the Week, I wanted to pay tribute to the original box creator Simon Sayce who sadly passed away after a long battle with cancer. He had such a passion for life that went beyond his work. I didn’t know him...READ MORE...