Sam Elliott, the stoic bar sentinel from The Big Lebowski and Aidan Turner of The Hobbit trilogy are none other than The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then The Bigfoot.
Sam Elliott plays the wizened legendary World War II veteran named Calvin Barr. He is the man who years ago achieved something along the lines of a mythical status after carrying out the impossible mission of assassinating Adolf Hitler. This delicate secret had to remain hidden from the world. Aidan Turner carries out the role of the relentless spy, young Calvin Barr. As time goes by and he begins to come to terms with the final chapter of his life, Barr gets a visit from the FBI as well as The Royal Canadian Mounted Police. They need a man of his specific prowess to take out the legendary Bigfoot. Bigfoot resides deep within the Canadian wilderness and is carrying a deadly virus that threatens to spread throughout the general population. It’s up to Calvin and his extraordinary skills that he honed during the war to save the free world one more time.
The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then The Bigfoot
swept over Fantasia Film Festival wowing its viewers last year, including Nightmare on Film Street’s Chris Aitkens, who praised the film, saying TMWKHATTB
is “a one-of-a-kind experience that is both exhilarating and bittersweet”. For those of us that have been waiting to feast our eyes on the official trailer for this fantastical film, the wait is over.
Caitlin FitzGerald (All I Wish), and Ron Livingston (Office Space) also star in The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then The Bigfoot. This feature debut was written and directed by Robert D. Krzykowski, the visionary behind the short film Elsie Hooper (2016). It is produced by John Sayles (Lone Star), alongside John Sayles (Eight Men Out), and Lucky McKee (The Woman). The film features spectacular visual effects by the celebrated two-time Academy Award Winner Douglas Trumbull (2001: A Space Odyssey).
Since WWII, Calvin Barr has lived with the secret that he was responsible for the assassination of Adolf Hitler. Now, decades later, the US government has called on him again for a new top-secret mission. Bigfoot has been living deep in the Canadian wilderness and carrying a deadly plague that is now threatening to spread to the general population. Relying on the same skills that he honed during the war, Calvin must set out to save the free world yet again. Starring Sam Elliott (A Star is Born), Aidan Turner (“Poldark”), Caitlin FitzGerald (“Masters of Sex”) and Ron Livingston (Office Space), THE MAN WHO KILLED HITLER AND THEN THE BIGFOOT follows the epic adventures of an American legend that no one has ever heard of.