Hellraiser: Inferno (2000)

R  |  Video  |   |  Crime, Horror, Mystery  |  3 October 2000 (USA)
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A shady police detective becomes embroiled in a strange world of murder, sadism and madness after being assigned a murder investigation against a madman known only as "The Engineer".



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A shady police detective becomes embroiled in a strange world of murder, sadism and madness after being assigned a murder investigation against a madman known only as "The Engineer".

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The Terrifying New Chapter In The "Hellraiser" Legacy!

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Rated R for strong violence and gore, language, sexuality and drug use | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

3 October 2000 (USA)  »

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Hellraiser V  »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)

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Did You Know?


Like Hellraiser: Hellseeker (2002) after it, "Inferno" was originally a non-Hellraiser related horror script owned by Dimension. To save money on writing a completely original Hellraiser story, the script was quickly edited to insert the Pinhead and the Cenobites. See more »


When the guy is sitting in the ice cream truck telling the story of Terry, to his left is a sticker with the Rugrats logo and an image of a Tommy Pickles ice cream bar above it. After the flashback to the story he's telling, it cuts back to him, and now the Rugrats logo is nearly scribbled out and red circles have been drawn on the ice cream bar image. See more »


Pinhead: Welcome... to Hell.
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Crazy Credits

At the very end of the end credits: Soli Deo Gloria (translation: To the glory of God alone) See more »


Followed by Hellraiser: Hellseeker (2002) See more »


Drifting Too Far from the Shore
Arranged by Peter B. Adams (ASCAP)
Performed by Joyce Derrickson
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15 November 2005 | by (United Arab Emirates) – See all my reviews

I have seen all the hellraiser series and I must say, this one is excellent. In fact it is the best among the rest of the hellraiser part.I did a mistake by watching hellraiser hellworld before watching this one, and it gave me a great disappointment, hesistant to watch Inferno, but when I did I just loved it. for all horror movies fans, this one will give you a different taste and favor. the riddles, twists, backward senses and mystery just makes you want to watch it till the end. Not to mention that the actor who played the detective perfectly fits for his role. Go ahead and watch you will really enjoy your time, and won't repent of wasting it.

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