Botanist Dr. John Rollason (Peter Cushing) decides to join the exploration team of crass, American showman Tom Friend (Forrest Tucker) on a dangerous expedition into the Himalayas to search for the legendary Yeti. Soon after setting up camp, the group is attacked by a large beast which is shot by trapper Ed Shelley (Robert Brown) and stored in a cave to attract a live specimen. Before long, the strain of the expedition is felt and the party begins to lose control. To his growing terror, Dr. Rollason suspects that the race of giant "monsters" not only exists, but is capable of invading the thoughts of human beings! A smart, suspenseful and scary film that will set both your imagination and your fear of the unknown running wild, The Abominable Snowman is "definitely one of the best of Hammer's earlier outings" (The Telltale Mind).

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The Abominable Snowman (1957)

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Unrated

Horror/Classic · 1h 31m · 12/10/2019

    

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Botanist Dr. John Rollason (Peter Cushing) decides to join the exploration team of crass, American showman Tom Friend (Forrest Tucker) on a dangerous expedition into the Himalayas to search for the legendary Yeti. Soon after setting up camp, the group is attacked by a large beast which is shot by trapper Ed Shelley (Robert Brown) and stored in a cave to attract a live specimen. Before long, the strain of the expedition is felt and the party begins to lose control. To his growing terror, Dr. Rollason suspects that the race of giant "monsters" not only exists, but is capable of invading the thoughts of human beings! A smart, suspenseful and scary film that will set both your imagination and your fear of the unknown running wild, The Abominable Snowman is "definitely one of the best of Hammer's earlier outings" (The Telltale Mind).

$22.70-$5.29 (19%)

Release Country

United States

Barcode

826663203806

Release Date

12/10/2019

Media Type

Movie

Audio

  English     

Digital Copy

Not Included

Studio

Scream Factory/Shout! Factory/Hammer Film Productions Ltd.

Subtitles

English

Video Format

1080p

Aspect Ratio

2.35:1

Cover Type

Keep Case (HD Slim, Low)

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Cast
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Forrest Tucker

Tom Friend
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Peter Cushing

Dr. John Rollason
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Maureen Connell

Helen Rollason
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Richard Wattis

Peter Fox
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Robert Brown

Ed Shelley
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Michael Brill

Andrew McNee
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Wolfe Morris

Kusang
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Arnold Marlé

Lhama (as Arnold Marle)
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Anthony Chinn

Majordomo (as Anthony Chin)
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Fred Johnson

Yeti (uncredited)
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John Rae

Yeti-eyes (uncredited)
Crew
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Val Guest

Director
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Nigel Kneale

Writer
Other Editions
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The Abominable Snowman/Shatter

(DVD)

7/27/2004

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The Abominable Snowman

(DVD)

5/23/2000

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The Abominable Snowman

(DVD)

11/26/2008

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