Fourth film in the Hellraiser franchise, the last one released theatrically, and final one to have any involvement from creator Clive Barker.It's the year 2127. And at the mysterious Space Station Minos, a man named Paul Merchant has a robot fiddling with a very familiar looking box. As the robot solves the cursed puzzle(And is subsequently blown to smithereens) a group of several guards storm into Merchants station, and place him under arrest.In captivity, Paul proceeds to detail the history his family has with the Lament Configuration, and the Cenobites. And the plans he has for them aboard the space station.To say this film suffered from Executive Meddling would be an understatement. Several characters and plot points were left on the cutting room floor, and the movie was shoved into theaters. Barker cut ties with the film franchise afterwards.
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