Ireland will never be the same after Rawhead Rex, a particularly nasty demon, is released from his underground prison by an Writer: Clive Barker (screenplay). Rawhead Rex is the titular monster from the short story by horror author, Clive Barker, and its film adaptation. The original short story was published in the third . In Volume III, Barker introduced us to Rawhead Rex, a slavering giant one of the menagerie of original horrors borne of Clive’s imagination.

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David Nolan as Police Marksman. This film just doesn’t get the credit it merits, its a cheaply made film which inevitably relies on the viewer to accept the limitations of the genre and “go with it”, just as an old tom baker doctor who episode never had anything going for it except the characters and storyline so it goes with rawhead rex,the story and characters are good enough to carry the film, the setting in celtic ireland and the roots of the beast from the underworld are classic horror fare and i just don’t see what more you can expect raahead this genre, its a blast from start to finish with gore and an unusual baptism scene for good measure, I’ve seen much worse major budget films, some of the acting.

He takes his family on the road again.

Rawhead Rex was an barke, malevolent, carnivorous, and bloodthirsty beast and the living embodiment of the male sex drive who terrorized the English town, Zeal, in which he resided in.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. He is frank, honest, visual and forthright. Hugh O’Conor as Robbie Hallenbeck. Michael Ford as Gissing’s Driver.

In early February Barker fell into a coma after a dentist visit led to blood poisoning.

With all that that implies, in terms of graphicness, its desire to distress, disturb, subvert Group of Cossacks are coming to Moscow to buy an ox. The brainwashed inspector dumps gasoline around the police cars and ignites it just as they begin to shoot at Rawhead, killing all the police, including himself. They didn’t understand the point I was trying to make. Trivia About Rawhead Rex.

Rawhhead even with the last breath and final urinationwe are convinced that Rawhead’s reign has not ended. July 1, Rating: They got rawhad all completely wrong. His language, his ‘page turner’ ensemble of words is fantastical. Filled with gore and engorged cocks and rawhad very thin history for the creature, this tale won’t be for everyone. He stands for a few moments, trembling and nauseous, before he dares to look at his hand. The film focuses on a monstrous pagan god ‘s bloody rampage through the Irish countryside.

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Was this review helpful to you? Gerry Walsh as Dennis McHugh. Bob Carlile as Garda Conroy. Derek Halligan as Caravaner. Or rather, a small independent UK film company asked Barker for a screenplay.

fex Full frontal gore is not what this film is about – tension is. Jaws and Alien notwithstanding, the last great monster movie was King Kong. She-Ra and the Princesses of Power.

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Heinrich Von Schellendorf as Rawhead Rex. Madison Dugger rated it liked it Nov 11, Tonya rated it it was amazing Jun 04, Either they thought I was useless and wouldn’t have anything to contribute or else they worried I might have some valid opinions which would make too many waves.


Mary rated it really liked it Sep 23, Barker was an executive producer of the film Gods and Monsters, which received major critical acclaim. Savage Hunt of King Stakh With a dog of a script from Clive Barker, the film failed to inspire a Pavlou-vian response. It falls to an American anthropologist to attempt to stop the demon’s rampage in this gory horror film, based upon a Clive Barker short story. He is within two or three feet of the altar itself.

Clive on Rawhead Rex

I think people are starry eyed, I think rawhwad get starry eyed about the movies with horrible frequency, painful, tragic frequency, and I thought, ‘This is it, I’ll have great fun’ and so on and, of course, all the classic things that happen to writers when they first encounter the movies happened.

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I even put it there in the title – Rawhead Rex – and there’s a scene about two-thirds of the way through where the vicar has an image of a skinned dick in his head.