Released Date
September 10, 1987
Distributor
New World Pictures
Genre
Horror
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$14,564,027 + $11,499 = $14,575,526
65

Clare Higgins

as Julia Cotton

55

Ashley Laurence

as Kirsty Cotton

79

Andrew Robinson

as Larry Cotton

67

Doug Bradley

as Pinhead

About Hellraiser

A woman discovers the newly resurrected, partially formed, body of her brother-in-law. She starts killing for him to revitalize his body so he can escape the demonic beings that are pursuing him after he escaped their sadistic underworld.

About

Clive Barker directorial debut in which a zombie named Frank escapes the sadomasochistic underworld of the demonic cenobites. The movie was based on Barker's novella The Hellbound Heart.

Trivia

The British supernatural horror film was followed by nine sequels, the first of seven which saw Doug Bradley reprise his role as Pinhead.