It's HAMMER Time This November On The Horror Channel - Movies In Focus
This November the UK’s Horror Channel is celebrating horror cinema at its finest with a Hammer Classics Seasons. The channel is embracing the best of horror by showing The Abominable Snowman, The Curse of Frankenstein, Dracula and The Mummy on successive Saturday nights at 9pm. It’s a great run of some of Hammer’s finest films, prefect for those who haven’t seen them, or for those who simply want to see them again. Check out the trailer: Here’s a rundown on the movies: Sat 3 Nov – 9pm – THE ABOMINABLE SNOWMAN (1957) – *Network Premiere An adaptation of a drama by Nigel Kneale, creator of the Quatermass series, this horror fantasy stars Peter Cushing as scientist John Rollason, who, ignoring his wife’s objections, joins an expedition lead by brash American Tom Friend (Forrest Tucker). They are searching for the legendary yeti in the high Himalayas – a quest with deadly consequences. Sat 10 Nov – 9pm – THE CURSE OF FRANKENSTEIN (1957) * Network Premiere Scientist Victor Frankenstein (Peter Cushing) will stop at nothing in his quest to reanimate a deceased body and assembles a hideous creature (Christopher Lee) out of dead body parts. He succeeds in bringing it to life, but [...]