Staring dean winters, doug bradley and ashley laurence. Directed by rick bota, it marks the return of ashley laurence as kirsty cotton, heroine of hellraiser 1987 and hellbound. As he searches for the truth, bizarre things keep piling on him. Shes attractive, late twenties, warmly sophisticated.
The film involves the resurrection of frank sean chapman, who had opened the door to an alternate dimension and had his body torn to pieces by creatures known as cenobites. Also, while not officially part of the production team, clive barker had cursory. Following the lead of its immediate predecessor, the sixth chapter in the hellraiser series eschews the grotesque cenobites and mysterious realms of the first few films to focus on a single character who may or may not be impacted by the franchises infamous puzzle box. However, i found this entry to be a great surprise.
Hellraiser is a horror franchise that consists of 10 films, a series of books, various comic books, and additional merchandise and media. I believe he said something like, thank god, somebody. Teaser for hellraiser hellseeker 2002 captured from the final encounter 2000 tape released in 2000. The puzzle box that summons the spirits from the world beyond winds up in the hands of a businessman. The films, as well as the comic book series, continually feature the cenobite pinhead. Its nice to see the return of kirsty hellraiser i, ii, iii to the world of hellraiser but its still annoying that pinhead is only in the film for a combined time of about 5 minutes. People say this is worth watching because it brings back kristy, the main character from the first three hellraiser films back. Hellseeker on dvd 786936198720 from disney buena vista. Kirsty cotten is now grown up and married to trevor gooden.
Hellraiser hellseeker 2002 teaser vhs capture youtube. Hellseeker is horror film full of missed opportunities. The franchise is based on the novella the hellbound heart by english author clive barker, who would go on to write and direct the adaptation of his story, titled hellraiser. Hellseeker video 2002 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.
Though it manages to be watchable, rick botas hellraiser. Im going to be honest, i was kinda hopeful for this film because it brought kirsty back from the first two movies. With dean winters, ashley laurence, doug bradley, rachel hayward. Hellseeker 2002, is marked by the return of the kristy cotton character, played by the ever sexy ashley laurence, who appeared in the first two films. Hellseeker is a 2002 horror film directed by rick bota and written by carl v. Born today most popular celebs most popular celebs celebrity news. A toyota camry shoots down an isolated country road. Hellworld at least feels whole, with few of these films plot holes, inconsistencies, and obviously cut corners. I might solve the puzzlebox before im done with three more of these flicks. Car driving down country road day kirsty gooding looks out the passenger window as the trees go whizzing past. The film was filmed in 2001 in vancouver, british columbia and released straight to video in the united states on october 15, 2002. It is the sixth film in the hellraiser series, directed by rick bota.
Doug bradley, ashley laurence, and dean winters in hellraiser. This is also the second film in the series to be released direct to video, having been. Both 2002s hellseeker and this years deader are considerably less than compelling. It might be similar to inferno but it is done better, where the past connects to. Starring, dean winters, ashley laurence and doug bradley. When the puzzle box is solved and the gates of hell are cast open, an old nemesis must prevent the fearsome cenobites from turning the earth into a flaming pit of. Bota and co set about fashioning a film that would remain faithful to the tone of barkers original, and once completed, they sought out barkers approval by letting him watch an early cut. Bloodline to close things out wed have a fairly solid four film series. It has an air of 90s badness to it, but 90s badness done right. Expand your home video library from a huge online selection of movies at. Hellseeker on dvd 096009766092 from echo bridge home entertainment. Hellseeker was the last hellraiser film to have any involvement from barker, uncredited or otherwise. He is the final hammer when the characters have finished dragging each other down, and that is the way of all the best horror films. Of the sequels up to this point, this might be my favorite after hellbound.
Hellseeker was the last hellraiser film to have any involvement from barker, uncredited or. The fourth film bloodline, is the last one i think. Also, while not officially part of the production team, clive barker had. According to day clive said that he thinks hellseeker is the best one since hellraiser ii. That film is like a weird amalgam of a really great horror flick the story line of how the box came into being, and a really really bad one the current day and spacestation sequences. Staring ashley laurence, dean winters and doug bradley. Reboot of the 1987 horror film about an evil creature who is summoned from another dimension. Hellseeker is a wasted opportunity and feels like a made for tv film. She turns to the driver and thinks real hard as she says this. It is also the last hellraiser film to have any input from clive barker, who was outspoken in.
A shady businessman attempts to piece together the details of the car crash that killed his wife, rendered him an amnesiac, and left him in possession of a sinister puzzle box that summons monsters. Hellraiser is a 1987 british supernatural horror film written and directed by clive barker, and produced by christopher figg, based on barkers novella the hellbound heart. The sixth installment of the hellraiser series, hellraiser. Hellseeker full movie in hd visit movie 11246 kirsty cotten is now all grown up and married. Plus, theres no way this could be worse than inferno, right. It also features the return of kirsty cotton, the heroine from hellraiser and its sequel.
It doesnt quite work, but it works better than hellraiser. Hellseeker was okay, it lacked the polish of the last film of the series, but the ending i. Hellseeker screenplay by carl dupre and tim day continued 1 ext. If we were to view this as film number three in the series, and then maybe, if we were feeling just slightly masochistic, throw in hellraiser. Hellseeker is a 2002 film about an unfaithful husband who must travel through hell to determine the result of the fatal car crash he suffered with his wife, kirsty cotton. Although, one early scene might spur thoughts from hellbound, and i feel this is the best sequel since. Really wish theyd have done it like the originals where its mainly him and kirsty. You are browsing the website, which contains photos and videos of nude celebrities. Hellseeker 2002 is the sixth installment in the hellraiser franchise. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central all events. After filming completed bota decided against the wishes of the studio to. Hellseeker 2002 the directtovideo end of the hellraiser franchise has not yielded very admirable results. Granted, this one doesnt have a lot of hellraiserstyle gore, but gore alone does not make a hellraiser film. And when pinhead properly meets trevor, the scene is a distinct throwback to the.622 936 154 1273 869 1094 119 1336 641 9 628 650 1298 1358 1499 1053 907 1433 825 300 82 1431 842 448 1232 88 465 636 367 1101 1328 519 55 690 1041 1159