Hellraiser: Judgement – Review

With constant rumours of big budget remakes and reboots of Hellraiser, it was somewhat of a surprise when Hellraiser: Judgement was announced. In what would be the tenth in the series, the plot had t...

Hellraiser: Deader – Review

The Hellraiser franchise has firmly found its new home on DVD and the quality continues to suffer, although not as beautifully as Pinhead would like. Hellraiser: Deader started life as an unrelated s...

Hellraiser: Hellseeker – Review

Pinhead returns in Hellraiser: Hellseeker, the sixth instalment in the franchise. Although not a direct sequel to Inferno, the continuity of the movies is preserved by the reintroduction of Ashley La...

Hellraiser: Inferno – Review

By the end of the millennium, Freddy was dead and Jason was in Hell. Technically, Pinhead was also dead having been destroyed in Hellraiser IV: Bloodline and the gates of Hell were closed forever. Wh...

Hellraiser IV: Bloodline – Review

Dawn of the Dead stated that when there’s no more room in hell, the dead will walk the earth. After his death in Hellraiser II, Pinhead walked the earth in Hellraiser III. Now, the franchise boldly g...

Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth – Review

With the apparent closure of Hell in the previous instalment, Pinhead (Doug Bradley) looks to circumvent the rules of the Lament Configuration and walk the earth with impunity. Hellraiser III: Hell o...

Hellbound: Hellraiser II: Review

The unexpected success of Hellraiser at the box office ensured a sequel would follow. Doug Bradley had barely taken his Pins out when production started on the follow-up. Released in 1988, a year aft...

Hellraiser – Review

In the mid-eighties, British Novelist Clive Barker had become dismayed at how his work had been adapted to screen. He felt it was God’s way of telling him he should direct, “how much worse could I be...

Cube – Review

The cube trilogy has been sitting on my DVD shelf for a number of years now. Still in its wrapper, the box set was an impulse buy based on the reviews of the original film and the fact that the first...
The Mortuary Collection

The Mortuary Collection – Review

Director Ryan Spindell appeared at Fright Fest on Saturday night to chat to the eager, hyped up horror fans about his feature film. By all accounts, it has been years in the making and – what w...