REFERENCES

FILMS

THE WHIP AND THE BODY (1963)
In both films, a sadistic young man engages in a sadomasochist relationship with his brother's wife. When the man gets killed by supernatural entities, he returns from the grave and forces his brother's wife to kill for him.

A CLOCKWORK ORANGE (1971)
The address 55 Ludovico Place is a reference to the Ludovico treatment in 'A Clockwork Orange'.

THE SHINING (1980)

NEKROMANTIK (1988)
There are some romantic scenes between a woman and a resurrected male corpse.

HELLBOUND: HELLRAISER II (1988)
Clips from the film are shown in flashbacks and recap portions of the sequel.

TRANSYLVANIA TWIST (1989)
A parody of Pinhead makes a cameo appearance.

THERE'S NOTHING OUT THERE (1991)
The VHS video case is shown inside a video store.

BASIC INSTINCT (1992)
The film is playing on Nick's television when he wakes up on the couch.

THE SILENCE OF THE HAMS (1994)
The film is mentioned by name on the phone by Inspector Putrid.

SERIAL MOM (1994)
A picture from the film is shown in Chip's room.

OTAKU (1994)
An image of Pinhead is shown.

TESIS (1996)
The movie poster is shown on a wall.

SCREAM (1996)

EVENT HORIZON (1997)
Graphic scenes of sado-masochistic torture; the three-ringed design of the gravity drive which gives access to a hell-like dimension is an homage to the puzzle box from this movie.

CUBE (1997)

DARK CITY (1998)

SHRIEKER (1998)
The puzzle box from the film is shown.

TAINTED (1998)

BRIDE OF CHUCKY (1998)
When Warren Kincaid is killed by Chucky and Tiffany firing nails into his face, Chucky says that it reminds him of someone.

THE AMERICAN NIGHTMARE (2000)
The film is referenced.

PARANOID (2000)
One of the characters is named 'Hallraiser'.

MULHOLLAND DRIVE (2001)

BONES (2001)

STAR TREK: NEMESIS (2002)

SCOOBY-DOO (2002)

SUBTERANO (2003)

HELLBOY (2004)
Hellboy refers to Kroenen as 'Pinhead'.

CURSED (2005)
A cenobite (Pinhead) statue can be seen in the nightclub.

BEHIND THE MASK: THE RISE OF LESLIE VERNON (2006)
Eugene has a 'Hellraiser' keepsake in his house.

SAW III (2006)
The first victim is chained like in the first 'Hellraiser' movie.

THE THIRST (2006)
A line in the film indicates that they are "a bunch of idiots dressed like 'Hellraiser'".

CONFESSIONS OF A SUPERHERO (2007)
A character is dressed in a Pinhead costume.

THE DEVIL'S CHAIR (2007)
Nick mentions the movie.

IL DIVO: LA SPETTACOLARE VITA DI GIULIO ANDREOTTI (2008)
Andreotti's face is full of needles in the first close-up.

THE CLASS (2008)
One of the students is shown wearing a Pinhead t-shirt.

CAPITALISM: THE MOVIE (2008)
The pubic's cube demon is an homage to 'Hellraiser'.

STAN HELSING (2009)
The character 'Needlehead' is a parody of Pinhead.

THE REINACTORS (2008)
There is a character on Hollywood Boulevard dressed as Pinhead.

THE PACK (2010)
Pinhead is mentioned during the end credits.

BEYOND THE GRAVE (2010)
The faceless returner is a visual reference to the skinless Uncle Frank.

DRAGONETTI: THE RUTHLESS CONTRACT KILLER (2010)
When Dragonetti performs the ritual, the DVD is shown on the shelf.

ALYCE KILLS (2011)
The film is mentioned.

CABIN IN THE WOODS (2012)
One of the monsters is named Fornicus, the Lord of Bondage & Pain, who holds a spherical puzzle box, along with at least two others. These are homages to the cenobites.

DEPRESSION: THE MOVIE (2012)
A flashback sequence references 'Hellraiser'.

GRAVE ENCOUNTERS 2 (2012)
The DVD is shown.

SLICE AND DICE: THE SLASHER FILM FOREVER (2012)
The movie poster is shown.

WRONG TURN 5: BLOODLINES (2012)
Actor Doug Bradley makes several comments referring to Pinhead.

SILENT HILL: REVELATIONS (2012)
In one scene Pyramid Head is chained up like Frank was in 'Hellraiser'.

SCREAM PARK (2012)
The puzzle box is shown on Mr. Hyde's desk.

EVIL DEAD (2013)
A character shoots nails into her head, like Pinhead.

REWIND THIS! (2013)
The VHS video case is shown.

UTOPIA (2013)

LET IT OUT! (2013)
A Pinhead miniature bust is shown on display.

STAGE FRIGHT (2014)
The makeup girl makes up a styrofoam head to look like Pinhead.


TELEVISION

MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000 (1991)
EPISODE: 'Fugitive Alien'.
The film is mentioned as 'Heckraiser' in this episode.

FEAR IN THE DARK (1991)

THE SIMPSONS (1994)
EPISODE: 'Treehouse Of Horror V'.
Pinhead is shown as part of Moe's band of ghouls.

EMPIRE OF THE CENSORS (1995)
The VHS video case is shown.

REFUGE (1997)

MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000 (1997)
EPISODE: 'The She-Creature'.
Mike says he is "making 'Hellraiser'".

MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000 (1998)
EPISODE: 'Werewolf'.
The crow refers to "Freddy Krueger: Hellraiser".

THE BOGUS WITCH PROJECT (2000)

PLAYBOY: INSIDE THE PLAYBOY MANSION (2002)

BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (2002)
EPISODE: 'Conversations With Dead People'.
Andrew says, "I feel like we're in Hellraiser. I hate Pinhead," to Jonathan.

THE 100 GREATEST SCARY MOMENTS (2003)
The film makes the countdown and is chronicled, and clips are shown.

SUPER SECRET MOVIE RULES (2004)
EPISODE: 'Slashers'.
The episode features clips from 'Hellraiser'.

JONATHAN CREEK (2004)
EPISODE: 'The Chequered Box'.
Jonathan compares the box Carla is telling him about to the one in 'Hellraiser'.

SALEM'S LOT (2004)

GREY'S ANATOMY (2005)
EPISODE: 'No Man's Land'.
The film is mentioned by Alex.

ROBOT CHICKEN (2005)
EPISODE: 'That Hurts Me'.
Pinhead is shown as a guest on 'Big Brother'.

JEOPARDY! (2005)
EPISODE: '#22.18'.
The series is mentioned in the 'A Bobblehead Category'.

TORCHWOOD (2006)
EPISODE: 'Everything Changes'.
The janitor says that the alien reminds him of 'Hellraiser'.

THE SIMPSONS (2006)
EPISODE: 'Treehouse Of Horror XVII'.
Someone's Halloween joke credit is 'Pinhead Adamson', in homage to the film.

THE GRIM ADVENTURES OF BILLY & MANDY (2006)
EPISODE: 'Everything Breaks/The Show That Dare Not Speak Its Name'.
The character 'Pinface' appears, a parody of Pinhead.

FAMILY GUY (2007)
EPISODE: 'Meet The Quagmires'.
There is a sketch where Pinhead plays a prank on his wife.

THE SIMPSONS (2007)
EPISODE: 'Stop Or My Dog Will Shoot'.
Pinhead appears during Bart's fantasy.

PSYCH (2007)
EPISODE: '65 Million Years Off'.
Shawn mentions Pinhead during this episode.

SOUTH PARK (2007)
EPISODE: 'Imaginationland: Episode II'.
Pinhead appears as one of the Imaginationland villains.

CINEMASSACRE'S MONSTER MADNESS (2007)
EPISODE: 'The Monster Squad'.
Pinhead was listed among the horror figures to get his own franchise.

SOUTH PARK (2007)
EPISODE: 'Imaginationland: Episode III'.
Pinhead appears as one of the Imaginationland villains.

ROBOT CHICKEN (2007)
EPISODE: 'Slaughterhouse On The Prairie'.
Pinhead appears, attempting to get "a new look".

SUPERNATURAL (2008)
EPISODE: 'Malleus Maleficarum'.
The film is mentioned by Dean.

ROBOT CHICKEN (2008)
EPISODE: 'Tubba Bubba's Now Hubba-Hubba'.
Pinhead and the Cenobites join 'Girls Gone Wild' during this episode.

CINEMASSACRE'S MONSTER MADNESS (2009)
EPISODE: 'Hellraiser'.
The film is reviewed.

CINEMASSACRE'S MONSTER MADNESS (2010)
EPISODE: 'Troll Trilogy'.
A clip from the film is shown in the opening.

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (2010)
EPISODE: 'Emma Stone/Kings Of Leon'.
The film is mentioned during the 'My Brother Knows Everything' skit.

THE CINEMA SNOB (2011)
EPISODE: 'Star Odyssey'.
The snob compares the villain in this film to Pinhead.

FACE OFF (2011)
EPISODE: 'Bad To The Bone'.
Pinhead is mentioned.

FACE OFF (2011)
EPISODE: 'The Dancing Dead'.
The film is mentioned.

SCREAM: THE INSIDE STORY (2011)
The film is referenced.

THE SIMPSONS (2011)
EPISODE: 'The Falcon And The D'Ohman'.
Wayne is attacked by Pinhead during a training flashback.

A NIGHT AT THE MOVIES (2011)
EPISODE: 'The Horrors Of Stephen King'.
A picture from the film is shown.

THE OFFICE (2011)
EPISODE: 'Spooked'.
Dwight is shown dressed as Pinhead during a previous Halloween party.

SCOOBY-DOO! MYSTERY INCORPORATED (2012)
EPISODE: 'The Hodag Of Horror'.
The puzzle box is parodied.

BLOOD AND GUTS WITH SCOTT IAN (2012)
EPISODE: 'Gary Tunnicliffe Takes A Bite Out Of Scott Ian'.
There are numerous references made to Pinhead and Doug Bradley, including the reversible bust of Chatterer and Pinhead and the Lament Configuration from the film.

FACE OFF (2012)
EPISODE: 'Live Reunion'.
The film is mentioned.

THE VENTURE BROTHERS (2012)
EPISODE: 'A Very Venture Halloween'.
The scene with The Outrider hanging skinless by hooks on chains and completing a rubix cube, while Toaster Face tells the members of the Brimmstone Assembly, "Submit to your desire. I offer you ultimate pleasure..." is an homage to 'Hellraiser'.

HOLLISTON (2013)
EPISODE: 'Rock The Cradle'.
Joe quotes a line from the film while playing their movie trivia drinking game at Casey's Crossing.

HOLLISTON (2013)
EPISODE: 'Kevin's Wedding'.
Adam uses the term "Cenobite Skin Folds" to describe Corri's vagina lips.

JON TRON (2013)
EPISODE: 'Goosebumps: Part 2'.
A picture of Pinhead is shown.

COMMUNITY (2014)
EPISODE: 'Introduction To Teaching'.
The film is referenced by Shirley.

SUPERNATURAL (2014)
EPISODE: 'Road Trip'.
Sam is called Pinhead during this episode.


VIDEO

NIGHTMARE ASYLUM (1992)
A Pinhead figure can be seen in the wax museum.

CLIVE BARKER: THE ART OF HORROR (1992)
Clips are shown and the series and characters are discussed.

DARK ANGEL: THE ASCENT (1994)
Veronica's dog is named 'Hellraiser'.

NAKED HORROR (1995)
There is a picture of Pinhead shown.

100 YEARS OF HORROR: DEMONS (1996)
Stills from the film are shown.

ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS: ABSOLUTELY NOT! (1997)
Jennifer Saunders talks about watching 'Hellraiser'.

THE DEAD HATE THE LIVING! (2000)

GOLDEN WHORE (2000)
The main character has a jacket with Pinhead's face on it.

HELLBOUND: HELLRAISER II: LOST IN THE LABYRINTH (2000)
The film is mentioned a few times.

ALL OF THE DEAD (2000)
At the end of the film, a character who bears a striking resemblance to Pinhead appears.

HELLRAISER: RESURRECTION (2000)
Clips are shown in this documentary.

CRADLE OF FEAR (2001)
The movie poster is shown.

BOOGEYMEN: THE KILLER COMPILATION (2001)
The film is chronicled.

JASON VS. SADAKO (2003)

HELLRAISER LIVE (2003)
Borrowed the name and a character (Lead Cenobite) from this movie.

BUGI FICTION (2003)
The character of Needlehead is a spoof of Pinhead from Hellraiser.

CHASING JASON (2004)
The film features a spoof of Pinhead.

THE NIGHTMARE ENDS ON HALLOWEEN (2004)
The film features a spoof of Pinhead.

CLIVE BARKER: RAISING HELL (2004)
The film is discussed.

FROST BITE (2005)
Casey compares Billy's acupunctured butt to "that guy from Hellraiser".

TRANSFORMATIONS: LOOKING BACK AT 'THE FLY II' (2005)
The film is mentioned.

HORROR BUSINESS (2005)
The film is mentioned, and the DVD case is shown.

SKANKOBITE (2005)
This short is a trailer-trash interpretation of the Hellraiser mythos.

THE HELLRAISER CHRONICLES: A QUESTION OF FAITH (2005)
Clips are shown in this documentary.

HELLRAISER: PROPHECY (2006)
The Butterball cenobite is shown.

BAN THE SADIST VIDEOS! PART 2 (2006)
The VHS video case is shown.

THE MAKING OF EVENT HORIZON (2006)
The film is mentioned.

THE DAMNED (2006)
The VHS video case is shown.

HALLOWEEN: 25 YEARS OF TERROR (2006)
A photograph from the film is shown.

THE HOUSE THAT FREDDY BUILT (2006)
The film is mentioned.

DEMONS TO OTHERS: THE MAKING OF 'HELLRAISER: PROPHECY' (2007)
The cast and crew are interviewed.

HIS NAME WAS JASON: 30 YEARS OF 'FRIDAY THE 13TH' (2009)
The film is mentioned during this documentary.

THE HELLRAISER CHRONICLES: LIFEBRINGER (2009)
Clips are shown in this documentary.

NEVER SLEEP AGAIN: THE ELM STREET LEGACY (2010)
Mark Swift mentions the film in this documentary.

VIDEO NASTIES: MORAL PANIC, CENSORSHIP & VIDEOTAPE (2010)
The DVD case is shown.

THE NIGHTMARE ENDS ON HALLOWEEN II (2011)

MONITOR (2011)
One patient is shown using a Lament Configuration Puzzle Box.

LEVIATHAN: THE MAKING OF HELLRAISER I & II (2014)
Clips are shown and many of the cast and crew of the first two films are interviewed in this documentary.


VIDEO GAMES

SHIVERS (1995)

GEX 64: ENTER THE GECKO (1998)
One of the levels is called 'Smellraiser'.


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