Lost Tapes (2008– )

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Loren Coleman ...
 Himself - Cryptozoologist (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Dallas Santana ...
 Himself - Author, The Cryptids Trilogy / ... (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Jessica Lynch Alfaro ...
 Herself - Biological Anthropologist / ... (12 episodes, 2009-2010)
Craig Stanford ...
 Himself - Biological Anthropologist (11 episodes, 2009-2010)
Joe Nickell ...
 Himself - Skeptical Inquirer Magazine / ... (11 episodes, 2009-2010)
Rosemary Ellen Guiley ...
 Herself - Author & Paranormal Investigator / ... (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
Linda S. Godfrey ...
 Herself - Author & Researcher (6 episodes, 2010)
Michael E. Alfaro ...
 Himself - Evolutionary Biologist (5 episodes, 2009)
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"Blair Witch with Cryptids" or "Poor Man's Cloverfield"
14 January 2009 | by (California, USA) – See all my reviews

After all the paranormal reality shows/docudramas comes this bizarre show from Animal Planet. Despite being a mockumentary show, it is "supposedly" based off of real events. These "Lost Tapes" capture the final events of the victim and their encounter with a supposed cryptid (aka Nessie, Big Foot, Chupacabra, etc.); like we haven't seen this before. The show tries to pull ploys from Blair Witch and Cloverfield, where the victim or victims are just pretty much running with a hand held camera; running from something that's behind them. And in Blair Witch/Cloverfield fashion, the creature is barely seen; either seeing a silhouette or a body part, but not the entire creature. Since this is Animal Planet were talking about, the show mainly just deals with cryptozoological creatures rather than full paranormal phenomenons such as ghosts and UFOs. No aliens or spirits on this show. While this show is humorous in many ways (as an equivalent of a SciFi Original Movie); the show does ponder the question...

WHEN THE HECK WILL WE FINALLY CAPTURES/VIDEO TAPES THESE CREATURES IN REAL LIFE? I mean, it took a while to film a giant squid in a nature habitat. Unlike with extraterrestials or the after life, at least the public has some idea that these cryptids have the "potential" to exist on Earth. Will we ever know, who knows. Overall, the series is a decent watch if you're bored; however, paranormal magazine shows like Sightings or documentaries like Monster Quest are more decent things to watch, if you're into that sort of stuff. Then again, there's always going to the library and reading about it too.


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