Archive for the “Cryptid Cinema”
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
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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 »
Posted by: Guy Edwards on June 25th, 2015
Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca) was required to be accompanied by crew-members who wore brightly-colored vests while in the forests of the Pacific Northwest filming scenes set on Endor, so as not to be mistaken for Bigfoot and shot.
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Posted by: Nick Redfern on June 10th, 2015
“There’s no doubt, whatsoever, that the ultimate giant ape of the fictional variety is King Kong, whose escapades were famously portrayed in the acclaimed, almost legendary, 1933 movie of the same name.”
Read: Anomalous Apes of the Cinema »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 6th, 2015
On June 6th the Minerva Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting an event to herald the release of the film in downtown Minerva. Free screenings of the film will take place at the historic Roxy Theatre.
Read: Reminder: Minerva Monster Day »
Posted by: Karl Shuker on June 3rd, 2015
The term ‘reptoid’ is most closely associated with the reptilian category of extraterrestrial aliens, but it also has a much wider yet less familiar usage, having been applied to a number of extraordinary humanoid reptilian entities reported from modern-day North America and elsewhere. (c) Dr Karl Shuker – Dr Karl Shuker with figurine of the […]
Read: Coming to a Swamp Near You… Lizard Men, Frog Men, and Reptoids – Oh My! »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on May 29th, 2015
After months of build-up the Minerva Monster documentary is now available on DVD, Blu-Ray and internet streaming services. Orders can be placed through GrassmanGear.com and digitally screened at Vimeo.com. On June 6th the Minerva Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting an event to herald the release of the film in downtown Minerva. Free screenings of the film will take place at the historic Roxy Theatre.
“In August of 1978 a small town in eastern Ohio was thrust into the spotlight when a local family sighted a “monster” in the woods behind their home. Over subsequent evenings they were repeatedly visited by the creature culminating in a late-night encounter that ended in local police being called in. The story blasted onto the front pages of newspapers across the state and into the consciousness of a nation.”
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Posted by: Craig Woolheater on May 25th, 2015
In this episode, the boys battle some technical difficulties to carry on with their exploration of “The Crater Lake Monster” (1977). Meanwhile, Dr. Grimm has a lake monster sighting of his own!
Read: Creature Feature: The Crater Lake Monster »