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The Muppet Movie (1979)

Released:  Thursday, May 31, 1979  
Length:  95 minutes
Studio: Associated Film Distribution
Genre: Family
Rating: The Muppet Movie Is rated G by the Motion Picture Association of AmericaGeneral audiences. All ages admitted.

The Muppet Movie Synopsis

After Kermit the Frog decides to pursue a movie career, he starts his cross-country trip from Florida to California. Along the way, he meets and befriends Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, Gonzo and rock musicians Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem. When Kermit is offered a job by Doc Hopper (Charles Durning) to advertise the fried frog legs at his restaurant chain, Kermit turns Hopper down. However, Hopper refuses to relent and pursues Kermit and his companions to a final showdown.

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The Muppet Movie: The Nearly 35th Anniversary Edition Physical Media: Blu-ray Review
The first, some would argue best Muppets movie could have easily been the last. On-set tensions between director James Frawley and producer Jim Henson could have spilled over into the film. Henson's hand-stitched felt puppets could have failed to make the transition from the cozy confines of a t...
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