New documentary ‘The Complete History of Candyman’ coming later this year.

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.”
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BluRay Review – Hellraiser: Revelations

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.

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Hellraiser: Judgment getting UK Blu-ray release

Hellraiser: Judgment is being released on Blu-Ray and streaming in the UK for the first time by Lionsgate on March 1st 2020.

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Clive Barker wins Lawsuit For Hellraiser Rights

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.

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Clive Barker Joins Hellraiser Series as Executive Producer

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.


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Delayed ‘Candyman’ Movie gets a new release date.

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.


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Such Sights to Show You: Ranking movies based on Clive Barker’s Stories

By Paul Grammatico


Clive Barker has always been a master of world building horror which stems from his exquisite, twisted, and often blood-stained worlds that he creates through his many short stories, novellas, and novels.

Many of his literary creations have been projected onto the masses via the cinematic lens. His short stories and novellas have been elaborate in their complexity and scope to be made into feature films. Sadly, no one has adapted of his novels for the screen but this may be that novels such as Weaveworld, The Great and Secret Show, and Damnation Game are so vast and complex in their scope, that the might be better served for episodic television (there has been whispers of HBO and Director David Gordon Green bringing the puzzle box to the small screen, but that’s another story).

Here are the nine films (so far) that have been adapted from the written works of Clive Barker. Here’s to a spirited discussion of disagreements, but I hope I’ve done Mr. Barker proud. Continue reading

Latest Candyman Movie Delayed Due To Coronavirus AGAIN

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 due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.

This installment will be a direct sequel to the original 1992 film and has been described as a spiritual sequel.

Unfortunately, due to the coronavirus pandemic that’s forced cinemas across the world to shut down, Universal will no longer be releasing Candyman on that date.


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New teaser for Jordan Peele’s ‘Candyman’ released!

Universal Pictures have released a new teaser clip from ‘Candyman’; the reboot of Clive Barker horror classic; produced by Jordan Peele (Get Out, US) with Jason Blum for his studio Blumhouse (in association with MGM); and directed by Nia DaCosta (Top Boy, Crossing the Line).

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Clive Barker Opens Lawsuit For Hellraiser Rights

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.

Today he shared on his twitter some news regarding another famous horror franchise.


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