21 November 2013 6:15 PM, PST | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

Warning!  Only those with stout nerves and strong hearts should venture any further: Hammer is developing a re-imagining of their 1957 film, The Abominable Snowman.  The original starred Forrest Tucker and Peter Cushing as two scientists in search of the legendary Yeti.  In the modern rediscovery of the myth, scripted by Matthew Read (Pusher) and Jon Croker (The Woman in Black: Angel of Death), a scientific expedition’s illegal ascent 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. Hit the jump for more, including the original trailer for the 1957 film. Watch the original trailer for The Abominable Snowman below, followed by the official press release from Hammer: Hammer To Re-envision The Abominable Snowman London – 21st November, 2013:  President & CEO of Hammer and Vice-Chairman of Exclusive Media, Simon Oakes, announced today that Hammer, »

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