|Directed by||Clive Barker|
|Produced by||Christopher Figg|
|Written by||Clive Barker|
|Music by||Christopher Young|
|Editing by||Richard Marden
|Distributed by||New World Pictures|
|Release date(s)||September 11, 1987|
|Running time||94 minutes|
|Money made||£763,412 (UK)
|Followed by||Hellbound: Hellraiser II|
Hellraiser is a 1987 British horror movie exploring the themes of sadomasochism, pain as a source of pleasure, and morality under duress and fear. It is based on the novella The Hellbound Heart by Clive Barker, who also wrote the screenplay and directed the movie.
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