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* MythologyGag: The film's title, Hellbound: Hellraiser 2, is a reference to the book which Hellraiser is based on, The Hellbound Heart.


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* WhamShot: After [[spoiler: the Channard-Cenobite]] kills the main four Cenobites, we see them reverting back to their human selves. The last one to be reverted is Chatterer, in which he reverts to...[[spoiler: a young boy.]]


* BadBoss: Leviathan, in it's treatment of Pinhead and his fellow Cenobites the moment they rediscover the humanity it stole from them, and turn against it. Also discards Channard, who actually enjoys being it's slave, without any hesitation.

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* BadBoss: Leviathan, in it's treatment of Pinhead and his fellow Cenobites the moment they rediscover the humanity it stole from them, and turn against it. Also It also [[YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness discards Channard, Channard]], who actually enjoys being it's slave, without any hesitation.




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* YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness: [[OrangeAndBlueMorality Leviathan]] [[BadBoss does this]] to Pinhead and his Cenobites for defying him, as well as to Channard as soon as it's convenient.


* TurnedAgainstTheirCreators: Pinhead and his companions, on rediscovering their humanity, turn against Leviathan. A Leviathan controlled Channard ruthlessly murders them for it, but the Cenobites win a moral and existential victory. Freeing themselves and their souls, where Channard remains a slave, and is simply discarded by Leviathan the moment it's convenient.

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* TurnedAgainstTheirCreators: TurnedAgainstTheirMasters: Pinhead and his companions, on rediscovering their humanity, turn against Leviathan. A Leviathan controlled Channard ruthlessly murders them for it, but the Cenobites win a moral and existential victory. Freeing themselves and their souls, where Channard remains a slave, and is simply discarded by Leviathan the moment it's convenient.


* BadBoss: Leviathan, in it's treatment of Pinhead and his fellow Cenobites the moment they rediscover the humanity it stole from them, and turn again it. Also discards Channard, who actually enjoys being it's slave, without any hesitation.

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* BadBoss: Leviathan, in it's treatment of Pinhead and his fellow Cenobites the moment they rediscover the humanity it stole from them, and turn again against it. Also discards Channard, who actually enjoys being it's slave, without any hesitation.

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* BadBoss: Leviathan, in it's treatment of Pinhead and his fellow Cenobites the moment they rediscover the humanity it stole from them, and turn again it. Also discards Channard, who actually enjoys being it's slave, without any hesitation.


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* TurnedAgainstTheirCreators: Pinhead and his companions, on rediscovering their humanity, turn against Leviathan. A Leviathan controlled Channard ruthlessly murders them for it, but the Cenobites win a moral and existential victory. Freeing themselves and their souls, where Channard remains a slave, and is simply discarded by Leviathan the moment it's convenient.


* IDieFree: Although Pinhead and his companions are killed by the Leviathan controlled Channard, they remember their humanity and rebel against the Lord Of The Labyrinth. As [[Unishment punishment]], Pinhead is stripped of his powers and forcibly reverted by Leviathan back to the man he once was, Captain Elliot Spencer. Before he dies Elliot possesses a serene, grateful expression and sacrifices his life for Kirsty, finally freed from his eternal torment.

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* IDieFree: Although Pinhead and his companions are killed by the Leviathan controlled Channard, they remember their humanity and rebel against the Lord Of The Labyrinth. As [[Unishment [[https://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/Unishment punishment]], Pinhead is stripped of his powers and forcibly reverted by Leviathan back to the man he once was, Captain Elliot Spencer. Before he dies Elliot possesses a serene, grateful expression and sacrifices his life for Kirsty, finally freed from his eternal torment.


* IDieFree: Although Pinhead and his companions are killed by the Leviathan controlled Channard, they remember their humanity and rebel against the Lord Of The Labyrinth. As punishment, Pinhead is stripped of his powers and forcibly reverted by Leviathan back to the man he once was, Captain Elliot Spencer. Before he dies Elliot possesses a serene, grateful expression and sacrifices his life for Kirsty, finally freed from his eternal torment.

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* IDieFree: Although Pinhead and his companions are killed by the Leviathan controlled Channard, they remember their humanity and rebel against the Lord Of The Labyrinth. As punishment, [[Unishment punishment]], Pinhead is stripped of his powers and forcibly reverted by Leviathan back to the man he once was, Captain Elliot Spencer. Before he dies Elliot possesses a serene, grateful expression and sacrifices his life for Kirsty, finally freed from his eternal torment.

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* DoomedMoralVictor: Pinhead and his fellow Cenobites are murdered after defying the Leviathan controlled Channard, but regain their humanity in the process.


* IDieFree: Although Pinhead and his companions are killed by the Leviathan controlled Channard, they remember their humanity and rebel against the Lord Of The Labyrinth. As punishment, Pinhead is reverted by Leviathan back to the man he once was, Elliot Spencer. Before he dies Elliot possesses a serene, grateful expression and sacrifices his life for Kirsty, finally freed from his eternal torment.

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* IDieFree: Although Pinhead and his companions are killed by the Leviathan controlled Channard, they remember their humanity and rebel against the Lord Of The Labyrinth. As punishment, Pinhead is stripped of his powers and forcibly reverted by Leviathan back to the man he once was, Captain Elliot Spencer. Before he dies Elliot possesses a serene, grateful expression and sacrifices his life for Kirsty, finally freed from his eternal torment.

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* IDieFree: Although Pinhead and his companions are killed by the Leviathan controlled Channard, they remember their humanity and rebel against the Lord Of The Labyrinth. As punishment, Pinhead is reverted by Leviathan back to the man he once was, Elliot Spencer. Before he dies Elliot possesses a serene, grateful expression and sacrifices his life for Kirsty, finally freed from his eternal torment.


* WorfHadTheFlu: Many fans were disappointed to see series villain Pinhead and his cronies taken out by the new Cenobite, [[spoiler:Dr. Channard]]. Many have written off his easy defeat due to him being weakened and disoriented by learning he was once human, a notion supported by ''Hellbound'' screenwriter Peter Atkins.

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* WorfHadTheFlu: Many fans were disappointed to see series villain Pinhead and his cronies taken out by the new Cenobite, [[spoiler:Dr. Channard]]. Many have written off his easy defeat due to him being weakened and disoriented by learning he was once human, a notion supported by ''Hellbound'' screenwriter Peter Atkins.
Atkins. Not to mention they were acting in direct defiance of Leviathan, their master and creator, who was connected directly to Channard. They never stood a chance.


* DeathOfAChild: [[spoiler:The Chatterer's original, human form is briefly revealed in one scene to be a young boy.]]

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* DeathOfAChild: [[spoiler:The Chatterer's original, human form is briefly revealed in one scene to be a young boy. Apparently, it didn't prevent him from being taken by the Cenobites to be killed and tortured over and over again until becoming a Cenobite himself.]]


* DeathOfAChild: [[spoiler:The Chatterer's original, human form is briefly revealed in one scene to be a young boy.]]



* InfantImmortality: Averted in a sense. [[spoiler:The Chatterer's original, human form is briefly revealed in one scene to be a young boy.]]

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* FakeShemp: Due to Kenneth Cranham being unable to sit in the rig required for [[spoiler:the Channard Cenobite]], he only appears as said character in close-up shots, with stuntman Bronco [=McLoughlin=] playing him the rest of the time.

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* DyingAsYourself: As Channard kills the original four Cenobites, they each revert to their human forms, except for Pinhead. Kirsty had reminded him of who he was as a mortal before Channard attacked him, allowing him to reclaim his lost humanity before Channard kills him.

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