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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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

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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Hellraiser TV Series In The Works At HBO

HBO has made a deal to develop a series from the classic horror franchise Hellraiser.


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Hellraiser Reboot Finds Its Writing/Directing Team

The filmmaking team behind Sundance Film Festival sensation The Night House are reuniting to tackle Spyglass Media’s reboot of 1980s horror Hellraiser.


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Review – In Search Of Darkness: The Definitive 80’s Horror Documentary

In Search of Darkness is a 2019 documentary film written and directed by David A. Weiner and executive produced by Robin Block of CreatorVC Studios.

The film explores the development and lasting impact of the horror film genre during the 1980s, and features interviews with numerous horror icons both from that decade and from the modern era, along with popular horror influencers.


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10 Films to Watch this October 🎃

With Halloween at the end of the month, we have compiled the perfect list of our favourite spooky films to get you in the mood for tricks and treats !


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Film & Comic Con Cardiff – October 2016

‘Official Press’ thanks to Showmasters !!!!

Held at the Cardiff Motorpoint Arena the home of South Wales geekery – during the 29th & 30th of October.


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Guests that attended this weekends event included:-

  • Clare Higgins (Hellraiser),
  • Tom Hopper (Black Sails),
  • Sophie Aldred (Doctor Who),
  • Paul Freeman (Raiders of the Lost Ark),
  • Kae Alexander (Game of Thrones),
  • Anna Shaffer (Class).

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HorrorCon UK 2016

Event Reporters – Ben Gummery & Lewis Mainwaring


Held at the Magna Science Adventure Centre, Rotherham on the 9th & 10th of July 2016.


Guests that attended this weekends event included:-eebc4246-a9bc-442c-ae9b-89323e06ad63

  • Doug Bradley (Hellraiser)
  • Kane Hodder (Friday the 13th Franchise)
  • David Naughton (An American Werewolf In London)
  • Linnea Quigley  (Return of the Living Dead)
  • Fennella Fielding (Carry on Screaming)

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