Tag Archives: The Last Illusion

Lord of Illusions Turns 22 Today!

Hello Friends: Remember the first time you saw Lord of Illusions? August 25, 1995 was when it first premiered in the United States. My country Portugal, would have to wait for a single video premiere some time later in January of 1997. I think I saw it as a rental....READ MORE...

Clive Barker’s Podcast Scene of the Week

Hello Everyone, For this week’s edition of Clive Barker’s Podcast Scene of the Week, I decided to venture into the world of occult detective Harry D’Amour and Clive Barker’s ultra-creep fest Lord of Illusions, which is loosely based off his wonderful short story, The Last Illusion. It’s not his best...READ MORE...

The Last Illusion Limited Edition!

Another Clive Barker classic is getting the limited edition treatment and this time it’s the popular Books of Blood short story The Last Illusion which features everyone’s favorite occult detective Harry D’Amour who’s been featured in various stories Clive has written over the years. Most recently he went against the...READ MORE...

Weekly Five: My Five Favorite Books of Blood Stories…

Clive Barker’s classic The Books of Blood short story collections are one of the reasons why I’m such a fan of his to this day. I remember staying up all night and finishing the first collection back when I was in high school and not being able to concentrate in class the...READ MORE...

Scarlet Gospels News!!!

For me the release of Scarlet Gospels is going to be the big Clive Baker event of 2015! I cannot wait for this book to become available. Harry D’Amour meets Pinhead! That’s a dream come true. Last night I just re-read The Last Illusion and watched the theatrical cut of...READ MORE...

Collins’ Crypt: Book Vs. Movie – LORD OF ILLUSIONS

Over at the Revelations Facebook page they’ve posted a news report from BadDigest’s Collins’ Crypt: Book Vs. Movie comparing the short story The Last Illusion to the film adaptation Lord of Illusions. The story and film have nothing in common in my opinion and in some ways I wish Clive would’ve...READ MORE...

Lord of Illusions Blu-Ray Coming!

Hello Friends: From  Scream Factory’s Facebook page comes this  announcement: **NEW ARTWORK REVEAL: LORD OF ILLUSIONS***Happy Monday everyone! Let’s start off the week right by unveiling the new, Clive Barker-approved artwork for our upcoming Collector’s Edition release of LORD OF ILLUSIONS. This sinister vision was created by artist Joel Robinson, who...READ MORE...

Episode 13 : Books of Blood Volume 6 (Part 2)

Hello Friends: This is part II of the Books of Blood vol.6 review, where we discuss the short story “The Last Illusion” and the 1995 movie “Lord of Illusions”. This episode was hosted by Ryan, José and Roger. Also, Occupy Midian Report 4, by Crystal Raen. Please note, due to...READ MORE...