Hellraiser Made Pinhead A Star, But Don’t Forget This Other Villain

Pinhead (Doug Bradley) and the Hellraiser franchise go hand in hand.

He’s as important as pain being the ultimate act of pleasure for the soon-to-be eleven movies.

Pinhead’s pierced face and muscular physique under raven-black leather make for a striking horror icon that is “Demons to some.

Angels to others.” The more the sequels went on, the more slasher villany got infused into him.

Wise-cracking and overusing his ability to send chained hooks out from the dark into a victim.

It loses the earlier sadomasochistic intent.

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