Sasquatch Odyssey: The Hunt for Bigfoot [VHS]This is the story of the hunt for Bigfoot and the four old-men who have been searching for the elusive, mythical creature for the last 40 years. Inspired by the discovery of Yeti (abominable snowman) tracks in Nepal in the early 1950’s, followed by giant footprints in Northern California in 1958, these young adventurers set out to find an animal which science said didn’t exist. Originally, working together on the Pacific Northwest Bigfoot Expedition of 1960-62, funded by a Texas oil millionaire named Tom Slick- these four men began a quest and a rivalry which to ...
John Lithgow takes adventure to new heights in this big-laughs, big-hearted, big-footed comedy for the whole family! A chance car accident introduces the Hendersons to the real-life Bigfoot, who is anything but a ferocious monster and quickly becomes a true friend to the family. They're soon in a race against the clock to return "Harry" to his natural environment before the authorities capture him. The fur will fly in this feel-good romp - an Oscar winner for Best Makeup - the whole family will enjoy again and again!
A fascinating and humorous slice-of-life look at two menas search for one of Americaas most quintessential and enduring cult phenomena a Bigfoot. Filmmaker Jay Delaney follows the exploits of Dallas and Wayne, two amateur Bigfoot researchers in a depressed Southern Ohio town who have dedicated their lives to proving that Bigfoot is real. The pair claims not only to have seen and photographed Bigfoot in the murky Appalachian forests, but also to have had mysterious encounters with the legendary beast. Despite financial hardships, health problems, family strife, and halfhearted acceptance from the amainstreama Bigfoot community, Dallas and Wayne remain steadfast in their quest. This honest and often funny look at their lives shows that Bigfoot is very much alive and well in Dallas and Wayneas world. The film is more than a portrait of small town dreamers; itas an inspiring and humbling look at a quest for a small piece of the American dream.