The Complete Bigfoot/Yeti Filmography
This list does not include short films, individual TV episodes (eg. The Six Million Dollar Man, Doctor Who), documentaries or things that the IMDB lists which probably don't exist. Updates, additions and corrections are welcome.
The Snow Creature (W Lee Wilder, 1954)
Captured Yeti is exhibited in LA but escapes.
The Creature (Rudolph Cartier, 1955, UK)
Peter Cushing stars in BBC TV play about an expedition to search for the Yeti.
Man Beast (Jerry Warren, 1956)
Mexican-shot movie about young women being forcibly mated with a Yeti.
Jujin Yukiotoko/Half Human (Ishiro Honda & Kenneth G Crane, 1955/1957, US/Japan)
Japanese Yeti movie heavily re-edited two years later for US release, including new footage with John Carradine
The Abominable Snowman/The Abominable Snowman of the Himalayas (Val Guest, 1957, UK)
Theatrical remake of 1955’s The Creature.
Ostroznie, Yeti! (Andrzej Czekalski, 1961, Poland)
Obscure Polish comedy. The title translates as ‘Beware of the Yeti’.
Bigfoot (Robert F Slatzer, 1970)
Crashed female pilot is captured by Californian Bigfoot but is rescued by bikers.
The Legend of Boggy Creek (Charles B Pierce, 1973)
Dramatised recreations of encounters with Bigfoot in Arkansas.
Shriek of the Mutilated (Michael Findlay, 1974)
College professor takes students on expedition to search for Bigfoot.
Beauties and the Beast (Marius Manzanian/Ray Nadeau, 1974)
Porno movie about a Bigfoot who chases naked women, allegedly also released as Desperately Seeking Yeti.
La Maldicion de la Bestia/The Werewolf and the Yeti/Night of the Howling Beast (Miguel Iglesias, 1975)
Eighth film in the ‘Waldemar Daninsky’ series in which the character travels to Tibet, gets bitten by a werewolf and then fights a Yeti.
Curse of Bigfoot (Don Fields, 1976)
Extended, re-edited version of 1960s cheapie Teenagers Battle the Thing, in which a mummified monster is revealed to be the basis of the Bigfoot legend.
Creature from Black Lake (Joy N Houck Jr, 1976)
Two Chicago anthropology students annoy the locals when they go looking for a “bipedal hominid” in Louisiana.
Blood Beast of Monster Mountain (Donn Davison, 1976)
Re-edited version of 1960s non-Sasquatch film Demon Hunter, with new monster suit footage.
Sasquatch: The Legend of Bigfoot (Ed Ragozzino, 1977)
Family movie about explorers hunting for Bigfoot.
Yeti: Il Gigante del 20. Secolo (Gianfranco Parolini, 1977, Italy)
Giant Yeti is discovered frozen in Canada and thawed out.
Return to Boggy Creek (Tom Moore, 1977)
Semi-sequel to The Legend of Boggy Creek has Bigfoot helping out two local children
Snowbeast (Herb Wallerstein, 1977, TV movie)
Sheriff and skiing champion investigate snow resort terrorised by Bigfoot.
The Capture of Bigfoot (Bill Rebane, 1979)
Conflict between trappers and game ranger when local man is killed by a Bigfoot.
Revenge of Bigfoot/Rufus J Pickle and the Indian (Harry Thomason, 1979)
Bigfoot intervenes when redneck bigot tries to run Native American out of town.
Screams of a Winter Night (James L Wilson, 1979)
Anthology feature including one story about a dwarf Bigfoot.
Bigfoot and Wildboy (1979, TV series)
Adventure series about two teenagers and their Bigfoot pal.
Night of the Demon (James C Wasson, 1980)
Gory ‘video nasty’ (banned in the UK) in which Bigfoot attacks a student expedition.
Boggy Creek II (Charles B Pierce, 1985)
Anthropologist and students searching for Bigfoot find local man has a baby one in his shack.
Bigfoot (Danny Huston, 1987, TV movie)
Family on camping trip discovers Bigfoot.
Harry and the Hendersons/Bigfoot and the Hendersons (William Dear, 1987)
Huge, hairy creature becomes part of a regular American family.
Harry and the Hendersons (1989-92, TV series)
Sitcom spin-off from the above.
Petrified Beast from the Frozen Zone (Fred Hopkins, 1990)
Low budget monster movie using 1950s stock footage from Man Beast etc. One of those films that lots of people list but no-one has actually seen.
Ajooba Kudrat Kaa (Tulsi & Shyam Ramsay, 1991)
Hindi movie about a little girl who befriends a Yeti.
Winterbeast (Christopher Thies, 1992)
Native American cursed placed on small town conjures up lots of low-rent stop-motion effects including a Bigfoot.
Bigfoot: The Unforgettable Encounter (Corey Michael Eubanks, 1994)
Bigfoot befriends young boy and escapes millionaire looking to exhibit him.
The Last Chance Detectives: Legend of the Desert Bigfoot (Robert Vernon, 1995)
Christian-themed film about boys investigating Bigfoot sightings and "discovering about integrity".
A Goofy Movie (Kevin Lima, 1995)
Popular Disney character and his son meet Bigfoot while bonding on a camping trip.
To Catch a Yeti (Bob Keen, 1995)
Explorer returns from Nepal with two-foot-tall Yeti in his backpack.
The Abominable Snowman (Michael J White, 1996)
Survivalists trapped up a mountain find themselves having to fight off a Yeti.
Drawing Flies (Matthew Gissing & Malcolm Ingram, 1996)
Slackers go to the woods in search of sex and Sasquatch.
Little Bigfoot (Art Camacho, 1997)
Young boy befriends young Bigfoot.
Little Bigfoot 2: The Journey Home (Art Camacho, 1997)
Sequel to the above in which the young Bigfoot befriends another boy.
Search for the Beast (RG Arledge, 1997)
Professor hunts Bigfoot which has been attacking women.
Sasquatch Hunters (Marc Messenger, 1997)
Mockumentary about different groups of people searching for Bigfoot.
Big and Hairy (Philip Spink, 1998)
Family comedy about a Sasquatch who joins a basketball team.
Yeti: Le Cri de l’Homme des Neiges (Jerome-Cecil Auffret, 2000, TV movie, France)
Obscure French movie.
Ein Yeti zum Verlieben/My Friend the Yeti (Thorsten Schmidt, 2001, TV movie, Germany)
Obscure German movie.
Monsters, Inc. (Pete Docter, 2001)
Mikey and Sulley meet their old pal the Yeti when they are banished to Nepal.
Ape Canyon (Jon Olsen, 2002)
Comedy about a Sasquatch who sexually molests women in his search for Brittney Spears(!).
The Untold/Sasquatch (Jonas Quastel, 2002)
Team searching for a millionaire’s daughter lost in the forest encounter a deadly Sasquatch.
They Call Him Sasquatch (David H Venghaus Jr, 2003)
Fifteen strangers set out in search of the legendary monster.
Among Us (Jon McBride, John & Mark Pollonia, 2004)
B-movie maker is surprised to meet a real Bigfoot.
Harry Knuckles and the Pearl Necklace (Lee Demarbre, 2004, Canada)
Low budget spoof about a detective investigating the theft of a valuable necklace by a “bionic Bigfoot”.
Yeti Vengeance (George Maranville, 2004)
Comedy about the problems incurred in making a monster movie called Yeti Vengeance.
Clawed: The Legend of Sasquatch/The Unknown (Karl Kozak, 2005)
Students try to save a Bigfoot which is being hunted after killing some poachers.
Sasquatch Hunters (Fred Tepper, 2005)
Low-budget horror about a team of scientists and forest rangers who are attacked by a Sasquatch.
Abominable (Ryan Schifrin, 2005)
“Bigfoot meets Rear Window”: paralysed man tries to save teenagers from creature.
Stomp! Shout! Scream! (Jay Edwards, 2005)
1960s-set ‘beach party’ spoof featuring the Skunk Ape or ‘Florida Bigfoot’.
Yeti! A Tale of the Brothers Krong (W Dave Keith, 2005)
Low-budget spoof about two paranormal investigators rescuing a colleague kidnapped by Yeti.
Suburban Sasquatch (Dave Wascavage, 2006)
A series of murders in a quiet suburb are traced to a rampaging Sasquatch.
The Lumberjack of All Trades (Eric B Walter, 2006)
Hard-drinking woodsman and band of misfits protect town against marauding Bigfoot.
Devil on the Mountain (Steven R Monroe, 2006)
Sci-Fi Channel horror movie about a Bigfoot.
The Legend of Sasquatch (Thomas Callicoat, 2006)
Independent, computer-animated feature about a human family who meet a Sasquatch family.
Yeti: A Love Story (Adam Deyoe, Eric Gosselin, 2006)
Camping college students encounter evil cult and 'ravenous gay yeti'.
The Abominable (Patrick Donahue, 2007)
Giant Alaskan Yeti attacks San Francisco.
Chill Out, Scooby-Doo! (Joe Sichta, 2007)
Scooby and Shaggy visit the Himalayas by accident and meet a High Lama who worships the Yeti.
The Long Way Home: A Bigfoot Story (James Bubba Cromer, 2007)
Alcoholic ex-journalist heads home to North Carolina to report on Bigfoot sightings.
The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor (Rob Cohen, 2008)
Western adventurer encounters a tribe of Yeti while exploring 1940s China.
The Edge of Reality (Joe Bagnardi, 2008)
Three-part indie anthology includes a Bigfoot segment adapted from a story by Theodore Roosevelt!
Strange Wilderness (Fred Wolf, 2008)
Low ratings force animal-based TV series to look for Bigfoot.