Tag Archives: Hellbound

Happy 30th Anniversary, HELLRAISER!

Hello Friends: It’s September 10th, 1987. After the May 13 premiere at the Cannes Film Festival,  the Prince Charles Cinema on Leicester Square played HELLRAISER in the UK for the first time, just before the wider UK release the very next day. A week later it would open throughout 1,097 theaters in...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...

143 : A-Z and the Duels of Blood (Part 6)

Thanks for joining us with Episode 143 of the Clive Barker Podcast, the only podcast dedicated to the works and worlds of Clive Barker. Today’s episode focuses on Clive Barker’s A-Z of Horror, this time letters P, Q and R, so follow the link in our show notes for the...READ MORE...

Leviathan Book is Now Available for Pre-Order

We’ve previously reported about the upcoming book: Leviathan The Story of Hellraiser and Hellbound Hellraiser II.  Now it is available for pre-order on the Cult Screenings site.  It is £24.99 plus shipping and will ship internationally as well.  This is a companion book to the 11 hour documentary of the same name....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...

Barbie Wilde’s “Blue Eyes”: A Film by Chris Alexander

Hello Friends! Remember yesterday’s Facebook teaser from Barbie Wilde? (previously a guest in the @Barkercast episodes #026 and #104.) Ryan and I were debating yesterday what this might be, and we speculated on this weekend’s upcoming news episode that it might be a new book or anthology of short stories....READ MORE...

The Scarlet Box is being released in US!

Hello Friends: We’ve mentioned this before in the podcast, that the Scarlet Box was coming, thanks to an early e-mail tip from an old friend back in July, and we’ve been sharing update posts on our Facebook page, but now here is the confirmation post from Arrow, for our listeners...READ MORE...

Hellbound: Hellraiser II – Audio Commentary

Rob, Jose and Ryan are back to talk about the extended (99 minute) version of Hellbound: Hellraiser II.   Do you like this sequel to Hellraiser?  Let us know in the comments.  Pull out your DVD or Blu-Ray and follow along with us as we talk Hellraiser 2. Show Notes...READ MORE...

Collector’s Corner: Chatterer II by NECA

Hello Friends: On this Collector’s Corner, I bring you another piece from my collection. The Chatterer II Limited Edition figurine by NECA. Click the images below to see them full-size. In Hellbound: Hellraiser II, Nicholas Vince played the Chatterer, (hear more about his experiences in his own voice – he...READ MORE...

My Personal Feelings on Hellraiser: Judgment – Part Two

In my first report I talked about the good aspects of Hellraiser: Judgment and how I hope it can deliver beyond your typical run of the mill sequel and create something special like the earlier films in the franchise such as Hellraiser and Hellbound. But like a lot of other...READ MORE...

Barbie Wilde’s “Voices of the Damned” Review
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Barbie Wilde’s “Voices of the Damned” Review

Barbie Wilde’s recent anthology of stories “Voices of the Damned” might have been overheard in a demonic confessional in any circle of Hell. These are stories of people who’ve seen things and done things that have put them beyond our nightmares, and pulled through. Published by SST – Short, Scary Tales...READ MORE...

Arrow Video to Release Another Hellraiser Boxset!

Over at Revelations Facebook page they shared some exciting news that Arrow Video, due to popular demand, will release a slightly different variation on the Scarlet Box to fans of the first three Hellraiser films on January 25th. I believe they were planning on doing this later on down the line but...READ MORE...

106: A Conversation with Peter Atkins

Hello Friends: Today on the @Barkercast we have the great pleasure to have with us as a very special guest: he rocked out with the band Chase as composer, musician and singer,  he’s the screenwriter of Hellraiser 2,3,4  and Wishmaster, as well as comics and TV, author of books like...READ MORE...

104 : Barbie Wilde Returns for Voices of the Damned

Nearly 3 years after our last interview, Barbie Wilde returns to talk about her new book, Voices of the Damned, and we touch n a lot of other topics, including the new Arrow Hellraiser box set and the controversial surgeon scene! Learn more about Barbie Wilde at her web site,...READ MORE...

FrightFest’s Hellraiser Screening Review

Our new podcast contributor Danny Stewart was able to attend the recent screening of the original Hellraiser at this year’s FrightFest Film Festival and according to him Arrow Video has really out done themselves with the new transfer of this classic film. I’m sure many of you know that they’re releasing...READ MORE...