Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth (1992) Poster


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Writer 'Peter Atkins' was originally meant to direct the film but when Miramax bought the series, they felt he didn't have enough experience.
The band appearing at the Boiler Room is Armored Saint performing the song "Hanging Judge".
Peter Jackson was asked to direct.
The scene in the construction yard takes place on the campus of Wake Forest University, in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The building under construction would later become the Worrell Professional Center.
In an homage to the the first Hellraiser movie, J.P says "Come to daddy" to Terri, which is Frank's famous line from the first movie.
The initial 1-sheet artwork featured a side shot of Pinhead's screaming face. The MPAA said the artwork was too intense and asked that Pinhead be removed from the poster campaign. Miramax instead decided to use a composite photo of Pinhead from the original Hellraiser 1-sheet and successfully argued that it was suitable as it had already been used in the past. The MPAA relented and allowed this new poster art to be used.
Zach Galligan appears as a murder victim that gets a pool stick in the stomach during the Boiler Room Club massacre. Galligan had worked with Anthony Hickox in Waxwork and Waxwork II : Lost In Time.
After Joey sees the false news broadcast about the events at the Boiler Room club, she calls Doc and tells him to turn to channel 12. While Doc is switching channels, we see the previously mentioned cameo by director Anthony Hickox, as well as a quick scene from Hickox's "Waxwork II: Lost in Time"
In 1990, Trans Atlantic Enetertainment's Larry Kuppin successfully picked up the rights to any further Hellraiser and Children of the Corn sequels from the New World bankruptcy sale.
Former New World exec Larry Kuppin picked up the rights to the franchise and quickly formed Trans Atlantic Enetertainment with the purpose of producing sequels to several New World Pictures films. The initial line-up included Hellraiser III, Children of the Corn II, Wanted: Dead or Alive 2, Angel 4 and Crimes of Passion 2. Only sequels to Hellraiser, Corn and Angel eventuated.
First film in the Hellraiser franchise to refer to Doug Bradley's character as Pinhead within the movie.


Anthony Hickox:  A soldier in Vietnam, as well as brief segment on a TV chat show.

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