Score one for the hairy guy, who remains even more mysterious than ever. On the 30th anniversary of the famed Sasquatch footage, director John Landis has claimed that the film was a hoax and that the costume was crafted by makeup whiz John Chambers, whom Landis met during the production of Beneath the Planet of the Apes. Chambers, however, has denied the allegation.
Loser of the Week
‘Out on My Feet’
The boxing drama, starring Robert De Niro, is now down on its butt. According to Variety, production halted when the entire crew quit, saying they hadn’t been paid. Producer David Pritchard claims to be salvaging the project through new financing.