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.
The studio wanted Vin Diesel to play Hellboy.
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 Kronen is first seen, he raises his arms and his blades rotate around like clock hands, from mechanisms obviously on the outside of his sleeves. Later, when he tries to retrieve the grenade, he clenches his right fist and the right blade retracts straight up his forearm, the mechanism beneath his sleeve.
Under the "Special Thanks To" - Erik Irastorza who was born during our shoot.
The Hellboy 3-disc director's cut DVD is ten minutes longer. (132 minute director's cut versus 122 minute regular version). Restores a few deleted/extended scenes back into the movie.
$23,172,440 (USA) (4 April 2004)
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