Thursday, November 21, 2013

Chill With "The Abominable Snowman"

Sneak Peek a full episode of "In Search Of...The Abominable Snowman" on the news that Simon Oakes, President, CEO of Hammer will produce an updated version of the 1957 feature "The Abominable Snowman".

" this modern take on the 'Yeti' myth, a scientific expedition's illegal assent up an unclimbed peak of one of the world's most formidable mountains accidentally awakens an ancient creature that could spell a certain end for them all..."

The new screenplay by Matthew Read ("Hammer of the Gods") and Jon Croker ("The Woman In Black: Angel of Death") will put a 'modern twist' on the original feature.

"The success of 'Let Me In' and 'The Woman In Black' has shown that there is an appetite for quality horror films," said Oakes. 

"So it is exciting to draw on Hammer’s unparalleled source material in this genre which can be reimagined and updated for a new audience..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "The Abominable Snowman"...