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'Candyman': Helen Lyle is Returning For New Film, Will Virginia Madsen?
Releasing this spring, the focus of the film will be on the original film series that ran from 1992 until 1999, with a look at the beginnings of the character from the short story "The Forbidden" by Clive Barker and even the upcoming film from director Nia DaCosta and producer Jordan Peele You can see[...]
Photo Credit: Dimension Films - Spyglass Media Group
Heading into the Halloween weekend, HBO served up a treat for fans of Clive Barker's "Hellraiser" franchise with news that the author and director of the 1987 horror film was joining the upcoming series as an executive producer Returning to help bring Pinhead, fellow Cenobites, and more from his Hellraiser creations to the small screen, Barker[...]
Pinhead is coming to HBO in a Hellraiser series, courtesy of Spyglass.
A little more than six months after HBO gave the project a series development green light (and choosing Halloween weekend as appropriate timing), author Clive Barker is set to help bring Pinhead, fellow Cenobites, and more from his Hellraiser creation to the small screen as executive producer In a statement first posted exclusively by Deadline[...]
Books of Blood is Surprisingly, Disappointingly Mild
Here's yet another adaptation of Clive Barker's Books of Blood This was originally going to be a new anthology TV series, but at some point, the executives at Hulu changed their minds What was developed was salvaged into a single movie, and the results are dull and disappointing. "Books of Blood" poster, Hulu There was already another[...]
Clive Barker’s Books of Blood Movie to Premiere on Hulu in October
Clive Barker's Books of Blood are an essential collection of stories in the canon of horror fiction from the 1980s Now a new movie adaptation will debut on Hulu on October 7th. Books of Blood poster from Hulu The Books of Blood were originally published in 1984 and 1985 It came in six paperback volumes totaling about[...]
Pinhead is coming to HBO in a Hellraiser series, courtesy of Spyglass.
Rough House Pictures partners Green, Danny McBride, Jody Hill, and Brandon James will also executive produce, with Farah Films executive Andrew Farah and Adam Salzman co-exec producing (Deadline Hollywood exclusive reporting). Pinhead is coming to HBO in a Hellraiser series, courtesy of Spyglass. The series is expected to build off the mythology established in the movie franchise as[...]
Hellraiser (1987) Trailer
The long-in-development reboot of the Clive Barker story has hired Night House director David Bruckner and writers Ben Collins and Luke Piotrowski to pen the script form a story by David Goyer Spyglass is saying the film will be "loyal, but evolved" They are also working on a new Scream film No word on if Doug[...]
Candyman hits theaters in September.
Fans of the 1992 Clive Barker original Candyman won't likely be disappointed by this 2020 spiritual sequel from Jordan Peele and director Nia DaCosta The 2020 film takes place in the same Chicago Cabrini-Green housing projects as in the 1992 original The difference in the 2020 film is the area undergoes gentrification DaCosta spoke with[...]
Mondo Music Release of the Week: Hellraiser 1, 2, and 3!
Ships Worldwide. $30 HELLRAISER – Lament Configuration Box Set. Six 7" singles, each with a unique cover housed inside a 8" x 8" wooden Lament Configuration box replica with liner notes from Clive Barker. Last remaining copies available! Expected to Ship in 7-10 Business Days Ships Worldwide. $80 Like all Mondo releases, this will go up at Noon Central on the Mondo site.   [...]
This week, we have the first of a two-part Hellraiser series, starting with the  1987 original Hellraiser directed by Clive Barker himself Andrew Robinson, who had played the mad killer Scorpio in Dirty Harry, here plays two characters with great skill, but the real star is the concept of the Cenobites. These "super-butchers" are a completely[...]
Pinhead will return to screens as the Hellraiser reboot hires a creative team.
We're looking – there's nothing happening with either one of those things – but we're definitely looking at it, and it's definitely something I'd be open to. It would be interesting to see what they'd do with Hellraiser, although some of us aren't too keen on the idea. We feel that Clive Barker said it best when[...]
Candyman originally hit screens in 1992, based on the Clive Barker short story The Forbidden The film was set in the housing projects of Chicago, and this new film is being billed as a "spiritual sucessor" to the original, so look for it to be set there again. MGM Group President Jordan Glickman had this to[...]