Spyglass Media Group, LLC and Hulu have partnered on a new re-imagining of Clive Barker’s 1987 horror classic, “Hellraiser,”. It was announced today by Peter Oillataguerre, President of Production for Spyglass.
The 2021 ‘Candyman‘ reboot directed by Nia DaCosta is set to be released on DVD, BluRay and 4K UHD. The film has been heralded as a Covid-era box office success collecting an impressive $22.37 million from 3,569 theaters in its first three days of it’s domestic release and has so far grossed over $27million worldwide (from a budget of around $25 million) after having it’s release delayed multiple times due to the ongoing pandemic.
The long awaited reboot of Clive Barker‘s horror classic ‘Candyman‘ is due for release later this year.
Today Universal Pictures dropped a brand new trailer for the upcoming horror film.
While we continue waiting for Nia DaCosta’s Candyman, currently set for theatrical release on August 27, 2021, we’ve learned that a brand-new Candyman franchise documentary is also on the way. Written and directed by Bryn Hammond, the documentary will explore the Tony Todd-starring movie franchise that was born out of Clive Barker‘s original story, “The Forbidden.”
Hellraiser: Revelations is being released on Blu-Ray and streaming in the UK for the first time by Lionsgate on March 1st 2021. It is the ninth film in the Hellraiser film series; written by Gary J. Tunnicliffe and directed by Víctor García. The film follows the fates of two friends who discover a puzzle box that opens a gateway to a realm inhabited by sadomasochistic monsters known as the Cenobites.
Larry Zerner former actor (Shelly from Friday the 13th Part 3D) turned lawyer for the past several years has shared his legal expertise with fans on the ongoing, legal battle happening with the Friday the 13th franchise.
Announced back in April, HBO is currently developing a Hellraiser television series, with Halloween Kills director David Gordon Green set to direct the pilot and several more initial episodes that brings to the small screen for the first time the iconic pincushion-headed villain who heads a group of pasty-faced villains sent from hell, known as the Cenobites.
Deadline reports tonight that Clive Barker himself has joined the Exec Producing team.
Universal Pictures was set to bring a horror icon back to life on June 12, 2020 with the release Candyman. This upcoming release got pushed back to September 25, 2020 before being put on hold till 2021 – but the date has been moved again. It was set totake over Halloween Kills‘ former spot of October 16, 2020 before being delayed to 2021 -news broke today that the release date ies penned for August 27th 2021.
This installment will be a direct sequel to the original 1992 film and has been described as a spiritual sequel.