Archive for the “Cryptid Cinema”
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on February 20th, 2016
Ben & Annie are a young couple living in Chicago, on a weekend trip to Annie’s small North Carolina hometown. At the local bar they run into Paul, a charming old friend of Annie’s, and Ben learns something he never knew about his girlfriend: She believes in Bigfoot. In fact, she and her friends used to “hunt” for the creature when they were kids. Before Ben knows it, he’s off on an impromptu Squatchin’ trip deep in the Carolina backwoods. Amidst the Squatch calls, campfire stories and beers, Ben quickly realizes that Paul may have an ulterior motive in bringing Annie to the woods. And something else out here seems to be after her as well. Everyone but Ben thinks its Bigfoot. But it can’t be, can it? After all, Bigfoot isn’t real…
Read: Cryptozoological Casualties Abound In ‘Stomping Ground’ »
Posted by: Seth Breedlove on February 17th, 2016
Due to the overwhelming success of the Small Town Monsters crowdfunding campaign for their next film, Boggy Creek Monster, there have been additional rewards added. The original goal was surpassed in just four days and the campaign is now rolling past the 150% funded goal.
Read: Boggy Creek Monster Campaign Adds Rewards »
Posted by: Seth Breedlove on January 31st, 2016
The crowdfunding campaign to make the next Small Town Monsters movie is now online. The film, titled Boggy Creek Monster, will be the third in the series and focus on the long history of Southern Sasquatch reports in and around the town of Fouke, Arkansas.
Read: Boggy Creek Monster Kickstarter Goes Live »
Posted by: Lyle Blackburn on January 28th, 2016
In memory of Julius Elmo “Smokey” Crabtree. April 22, 1927 – January 16, 2016.
Read: Passing of a Legend »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on December 4th, 2015
On April 1st, the second chapter in the Small Town Monsters’ Saga…
August, 1976: Three teens driving on an isolated stretch of road somewhere in the Adirondacks of Upstate New York have a brush with a bizarre creature. Standing over 7 feet tall and covered in hair, they referred to it as a beast. Hours later, Abair Road was crawling with local and state police. Many of them recounted seeing the creature, as well.
Read: Beast of Whitehall Bigfoot Film Trailer »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on November 13th, 2015
Valley of the Sasquatch returns to Washington tonight for a Friday the 13th screening at the Olympia Film Festival.
Read: Valley of the Sasquatch Returns to WA »
Posted by: Ken Gerhard on October 31st, 2015
Here’s something fun for Halloween! Allow me to present a list of monster movies that feature veritable cryptids. Obviously, most of these creatures are highly implausible, but none of them claim supernatural, radioactive/mutant or extraterrestrial origins
Read: Cryptid Monster Movies »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on October 24th, 2015
Just announced at the 3rd Annual Boggy Creek Festival is the next film in the Small Town Monsters, cryptid-documentary series. The film is titled Boggy Creek Monster and will focus on the history of sightings in and around the community of Fouke, Arkansas that inspired the film, Legend of Boggy Creek. Boggy Creek Monster is a Small Town Monsters production in association with cryptid researcher, author, musician, journalist, and television personality, Lyle Blackburn.
Read: Small Town Monsters: Boggy Creek Monster »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on October 2nd, 2015
August, 1976: Three teens driving on an isolated stretch of road somewhere in the Adirondacks of Upstate New York have a brush with a bizarre creature. Standing over 7 feet tall and covered in hair, they referred to it as a “beast”. Hours later, Abair Road was crawling with local and state police. Many of them recounted seeing the creature, as well.
Read: Beast of Whitehall »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on September 9th, 2015
Santa rewards the nice, Krampus punishes the naughty.
Read: Krampus for Christmas »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on August 19th, 2015
A feature-length documentary written, directed, and produced by Joseph Glarner, Mark Robinault, and Peter Wiemer featuring eyewitnesses and researchers telling real stories of their own encounters of the illusive Bigfoot.
Read: I’ve Seen Bigfoot »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on August 4th, 2015
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on July 9th, 2015
Medford, Oregon July 7, 2015: Tom Monson, writer and producer of Bigfoot Chronicles announced today the film has been released. For Monson, this date marks the triumphant conclusion of a five-year quest to get the movie to the public.
Featured as an action-adventure movie, it plays like a docudrama, and audiences will tell you it has a lot of humor.
Read: Bigfoot Chronicles »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on July 9th, 2015
On October 16th, your favorite stories are coming alive! Don’t miss the big-screen adventure based on the Goosebumps books written by R.L. Stine
Read: Goosebumps: Abominable Snowman of Pasadena »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on July 5th, 2015
Cliff Barackman updates us to the upcoming schedule.
Read: Finding Bigfoot: Bumped for Fourth of July »