Curse of Bigfoot (1976)

35mm film, colour, 1.37:1
mono, English

An American horror film directed by Don Fields. It uses footage from the film Teenagers Battle the Thing (1963) which makes up the bulk of the flashback that comprises most of the film.

Plot Summary

A high school teacher takes his class on an archaeological dig in a forest where they fall foul of a re-animated mummy.


Directed by: Don Fields
© [date unreadable] by Etiwanda Productions
Filmed by: Etiwanda Productions
Produced by: Dave Flocker
Story by: J. T. Fields

Bob Clymire [Roger Mason]
Jan Swihart [Sharon]
Bill Simonsen [Dr Bill Wyman]
Dennis Kottmeier
Ruth Ann Mannella [Linda]
Ken Kloepfer [Norman]
Mary Brownless

Alternative Titles

I katara tou megalopodarou – Greece

Includes extracts from
Teenagers Battle the Thing (1963)



  • The Aurum Film Encyclopedia: Horror by Phil Hardy (ed.) p.249
  • Fright Night on Channel 9 by James Arena p.178
  • Horror and Science Fiction Films II by Donald C. Willis p.74
  • Nightmare USA by Stephen Thrower p.516 – note
  • Video Dungeon: The Collected Reviews by Kim Newman p.110-111