Ashcan Copy: The film was very quickly put together so that The Weinstein Company could keep the rights to the franchise. The filming itself went on for a mere 11 days and the post-production process was about three weeks.
Clive Barker: Hello, my friends. I want to put on record that the flic out there using the word Hellraiser IS NO FUCKIN' CHILD OF MINE! I have NOTHING to do with the fuckin' thing. If they claim its from the mind of Clive Barker, it's a lie. It's not even from my butt-hole.
As a response, the "Inspired by Clive Barker's work" blurb was quietly removed from the latter version of the trailer.
The Other Darrin: Doug Bradley declined to reprise his role as Pinhead for the first time in the series, and Stephan Smith Collins was cast as a replacement.