The world of pop culture is filled with mysterious creatures. From boogeymen to wendigos, all manner of strange and unusual beings exist in TV and film, their origins often unknown. In The A.V. Club’s new video series Crazy About Cryptozoology, we take a closer look at a few noteworthy examples of mythical beasts and how they’ve been represented both onscreen and off. In the first episode, Gwen Ihnat delves into the pop-culture portrayals of that most legendary of elusive monsters—Bigfoot.