Welcome to the Vinegar Syndrome Staff Picks section, where we highlight our favorite releases from the many other fine labels releasing films on home video. This section, which will be updated semi regularly, features an array of crucial genre films, which no home library should be without.
Picking up right where Hellraiser left off, Hellbound: Hellraiser II expands upon the terrifying universecreated in Clive Barker’s original film – taking the story into the very depths of Hell itself.
Having escaped the clutches of Pinhead and the demonic Cenobites, Kirsty Cotton (Ashley Laurence)awakens to finds herself detained at the Channard Institute, a hospital for the mentally ill. But hertorments are far from over – the chief doctor at the institute is determined to unleash the powers of Hell to achieve his own twisted ends.
Hellbound: Hellraiser II is one of the most celebrated horror sequels of all time, offering a vision that is both more gruesome and fantastical than its predecessor.
- Brand new 2K restoration approved by director of photography Robin Vidgeon
- High Definition Blu-rayTM (1080p) presentation
- Uncompressed PCM Stereo 2.0 and Lossless DTS-HD MA 5.1 sound
- English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
- Audio commentary with director Tony Randel and writer Peter Atkins
- Audio commentary with Randel, Atkins and actress Ashley Laurence
- Leviathan: The Story of Hellbound: Hellraiser II – brand new version of the definitive documentary on the making of Hellbound, featuring interviews with key cast and crew members
- Being Frank: Sean Chapman on Hellbound – actor Sean Chapman talks about reprising the role of Frank Cotton in the first Hellraiser sequel
- Surgeon Scene – the legendary excised sequence
- Lost in the Labyrinth – vintage featurette including interviews with Barker, Randel, Keen, Atkins and others
- Under the Skin: Doug Bradley on Hellbound: Hellraiser II
- On-set interview with Clive Barker
- On-set interviews with cast and crew
- Behind-the-Scenes Footage
- Rare and unseen storyboards
- Draft Screenplay [BD-ROM content]
- Trailers and TV Spots
- Image Gallery
- Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Gilles Vranckx