No Premiere
Sunday, October 17, 2004 - 9:00pm
Run Time: 
1h 39min
Helen Lyle is a student who decides to write a thesis about local legends and myths. She visits a part of the town, where she learns about the legend of the Candyman, a one-armed man who appears when you say his name fi ve times, in front of a mirror. Of course, Helen doesn't believe all this stuff, but the people of the area are really afraid. When she ignores their warnings and begins her investigation in the places that he is rumored to appear, a series of horrible murders begins. Could the legend be true?
Directed by: 
Bernard Rose
Produced by: 
Clive Barker(executive producer), Steve Golin, Alan Poul
Written by: 
Story "The Forbidden" by Clive Barker Screenplay Written by Bernard Rose
Main Cast: 
Virginia Madsen, Tony Todd, Kasi Lemmons, Vanessa Williams
About the Director(s): 

Born on 4th August 1960, in London, England, Bernard Rose began his career by making super 8 films at the age of 9. The BBC had a amateur movie competition which he won in 1975, causing his 3 minute film to air on the BBC. He later worked for Jim Henson on the last season of The Muppet Show, as a gofer, in the puppet workshop. He also worked for Jim Henson on The Dark Crystal in 1981. He attended The National Film and Television School in Beaconsfield, England, graduating in 1982 with a more