Get ready for the resurrection of Pinhead who wreaks more havoc on humankind along with a terrifying new batch of ghouls.
TV journalist Joey gets drawn into the world of the supernatural while investigating a mysterious death. She discovers that a strange sculpture housed at a sleazy night club was responsible. The evil Cenobite, Pinhead, is released from the sculpture by a human sacrifice and proceeds to wreak havoc.
"Hellraiser III" was preceded by "Hellraiser" and "Hellbound: Hellraiser II." Although all three films were supposed to be set in New York City, the first two were made in London and the third was made in North Carolina.
Rated BBFC 18 by the British Board of Film Censors.
Color by Foto-Kem.
Mechanical special effects coordinator was Ray Bivins. Sculptures were by Paul Catlin and Allen Mansfield. Physical effects were by Kevin McCarthy and John Wells.