Tag Archives: Clive Barker
Lord of Illusions Review
There are only a select few filmmakers that can truly bring nightmares to life. The name at the very top of that list is most certainly Clive Barker. Perhaps most well-known for the Hellraiser series, Barker is a master at creating some of the most intense imagery ever seen in horror cinema. His 1995 film, Lord of Illusions, is no exception and can now be seen remastered in beautiful high-definition, thanks to the folks at Shout! Factory.
Over the past few years, there has been quite a bit of discussion about the “Cabal Cut” of Clive Barker’s Nightbreed. Would it ever be seen? Did it actually alter the finished film all that much? So many questions and so many rabid fans waiting, searching and theorizing on forums all across the internet. I realize now that Clive Barker wasn’t exactly happy with the finished product of Nightbreed, after so many edits were made. I, for one, [...]