Friday, October 21, 2011
The Legend Of Boggy Creek, 1973
From Leonard Maltin's Movie & Video Guide - "THE LEGEND OF BOGGY CREEK. Director - Charles B. Pierce. Starring - Willie E. Smith, John P. Nixon, John W. Gates, Jeff Crabtree and Buddy Crabtree. Docudrama about sightings of a horrifying swamp monster in an Arkansas community. This modest but well-touted endeavor became a hugh success, inspiring many similar films--including RETURN TO BOGGY CREEK and THE BARBARIC BEAST OF BOGGY CREEK PART II (which is actually the third in the series)." - - -Newspaper coloring contest from June 22, 1973.