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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...

Imaginer 4 Review

“I want to be known as an imaginer.” -Clive Barker When asked during an interview with Stanley Wiater what a business card with his name on it would say in regards to occupation, Clive Barker answered with but one word: “Imaginer.” And, it seems, this is the premier description one can...READ MORE...

#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...

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...

All The Versions of Nightbreed Explained

If you’re confused, or thought the Cabal Cut was the same thing as the Director’s Cut, or maybe you saw the Italian version of Nightbreed was called “Cabal” and that confused you, we’ve got you covered!  For a full history of Nightbreed, check out Jose’s feature about Nightbreed that he...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...

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...

Clive Barker’s Podcast Scene of the Week

Hello Everyone, On this week’s edition of Clive Barker’s Podcast Scene of the Week, I’ve decided to open the Lament Configuration and explore the labyrinth searching for a scene that goes beyond the limits of pleasure and pain. I must confess that my discoveries are quite bloody. We all love...READ MORE...

Clive Barker Podcast’s Scene of the Week

Hello Everyone, For this week’s edition of Clive Barker Podcast’s Scene of the Week, I’m still hanging out in Midian with the Breed. There’s so much to love about this movie which makes it hard to walk away from. I really dig the mythology Barker created for this universe and...READ MORE...

5 Essentials For Clive Barker Newbs

Clive’s Five: The Clive Barker Conversion Kit Have you ever had that disappointing conversation with someone, where you’re so excited to talk about Clive Barker, only to find out they don’t know who he is? You try to go back to a common denominator, “You know the movie Hellraiser? The...READ MORE...

Clive Barker Podcast’s Scene of the Week

Hello Everyone, For this week’s edition of Clive Barker’s Podcast Scene of the Week, I’m paying tribute to my favorite Nightbreed character Peloquin. I don’t know if it was the brilliant makeup design by Image Animation, Oliver Parker’s exceptional performance, or how cool I thought it was the first time...READ MORE...

Clive Barker Podcast’s Scene of the Week

Hello Everyone, For this week’s edition of Clive Barker Podcast’s Scene of the Week, I decided to take a trip down to Cabrini Green where the horrors of the Candyman film franchise first started. Possibly the best Clive Barker screen adaptation made from his classic Books of Blood short story...READ MORE...