PG-13 | | Action, Fantasy, Horror
A demon, raised from infancy after being conjured by and rescued from the Nazis, grows up to become a defender against the forces of darkness.
When Professor Broom holds the two ripped pieces of paper he found on Kroenen, they initially form the shape of a yellow Star of David, which the Nazis required Jews to wear for identification.
Professor Trevor 'Broom' Bruttenholm:
What is it that makes a man a man? Is it his origins, the way things start? Or is it something else, something harder to describe? For me it all began in 1944, a classified mission off the coast of Scotland. The Nazis were desperate. Combining ...
When Agent Myers talks to Professor Bruttenholm about how he's not right for the BPRD he's wearing his casual clothing from earlier in the film. In previous and subsequent shots he is wearing a black suit.
The film title is formed from a cathedral passageway, accompanied by documents of Hellboy's sightings.
$23,172,440 (USA) (4 April 2004)