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1.
How to Be a Detective (1952 Short Film)
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Goofy is hired to solve a mystery of a missing "Al." He searches the city for clues, but constantly... (6 mins.)
Director: Jack Kinney
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite cartoon characters: Goofy.

International Company: The Oceans Group
Studio: The Disney-ABC-Dolfin Company
Distributor: Walt Disney Pictures (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company) ” - lowelllock
 
2.
The Small One (1978 Short Film)
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A young Judean boy tries to sell his beloved old donkey to someone who would care for him as much as he does. (26 mins.)
Director: Don Bluth
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite cartoon characters: Silly Symphonies.

International Company: The Oceans Group
Studio: The Disney-ABC-Dolfin Company
Distributor: FishBoy Pictures (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company)
officially attached to: "Pinocchio (US)" & "Freaky Friday (UK)" ” - lowelllock
 
3.
The Boys from Brazil (1978)
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A Nazi hunter in Paraguay discovers a sinister and bizarre plot to rekindle the Third Reich. (125 mins.)
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite crime-drama movies.

Studio: Summit Entertainment
Distributor: Summit Entertainment ” - lowelllock
 
4.
Candleshoe (1977)
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Small-time crook Harry Bundage discovers that the old manor house where Lady St. Edmund resides, with... (101 mins.)
Director: Norman Tokar
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite Touchstone clippings.

International Company: The Oceans Group
Studio: The Disney-ABC-Dolfin Company
Distributor: Dolfin Pictures (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company) ” - lowelllock
 
5.
Pete's Dragon (1977)
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An orphan boy and his magical dragon come to town with his abusive adoptive parents in pursuit. (128 mins.)
Director: Don Chaffey
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite Disney masterpieces.

International Company: The Oceans Group
Studio: The Disney-ABC-Dolfin Company
Distributor: Walt Disney Pictures (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company) thru Dolfin Pictures (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company) ” - lowelllock
 
6.
The New Tic Tac Dough (1978 TV Series)
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Contestants play Tic Tac Toe by answering questions in order to secure squares on an electronic game board. (30 mins.)
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite game shows.

Studio: Paramount Digital Entertainment
Distributor: Paramount Television (a Paramount company) ” - lowelllock
 
7.
Emergency! (1972 TV Series)
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The crew of Los Angeles County Fire Dept. Station 51, particularly the paramedic team, and Rampart Hospital respond to emergencies in their operating area. (60 mins.)
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite finale TV series.

International Company: The Oceans Group
Studio: NBC-Universal Distribution
Distributor: NBCUniversal Television Distribution (a division of NBC Universal) / Universal Pictures (a division of NBC Universal) ” - lowelllock
 
8.
Fantasy Island (1977 TV Series)
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Accounts of visitors to a unique resort island in the Pacific Ocean that can fulfill literally any fantasy requested, but rarely turn out as expected. (60 mins.)
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite analogue TV series.

Studio: Sony Pictures Studios
Distributor: Airwave Distribution (a Sony Pictures Releasing company) / Columbia Pictures (a Sony Pictures Releasing company) ” - lowelllock
 
9.
Saturday Night Fever (1977)
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A Brooklyn teenager feels his only chance to succeed is as the king of the disco floor. His carefree youth and weekend dancing help him to forget the reality of his bleak life. (118 mins.)
Director: John Badham
“ Czechoslovakian Poster, Czech Issue [measures: 24x34" (61x87cm)]

International Company: The Oceans Group
Studio: CBS-Viacom Studios
Distributor: Insurge Pictures (a Viacom company) ” - lowelllock
 
10.
Good News (1947)
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At fictitious Tait University in the Roaring 20's, co-ed and school librarian Connie Lane falls for football hero Tommy Marlowe... (93 mins.)
Director: Charles Walters
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite music movies.

Studio: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Holdings, Inc.
Distributor: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures (an MGM company) ” - lowelllock
 
11.
The Wiz (1978)
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An adaptation of 'The Wizard of Oz' that tries to capture the essence of the African-American experience. (134 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite musical movies.

International Company: The Oceans Group
Studio: NBC-Universal Distribution
Distributor: Focus Features (a division of NBC Universal) ” - lowelllock
 
12.
The Secret of NIMH (1982)
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To save her ill son, a field mouse must seek the aid of a colony of rats, with whom she has a deeper link than she ever suspected. (82 mins.)
Director: Don Bluth
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite family movies.
Mom: Jennifer Warnes
Dad: Joseph Cocker
Uncle: Paul Williams / Dom DeLuise
Aunt: Sally Stevens / Elizabeth Hartman

Studio: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Holdings, Inc.
Distributor: United Artists Pictures (an MGM company) ” - lowelllock
 
13.
The Year of Living Dangerously (1982)
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A young Australian reporter tries to navigate the political turmoil of Indonesia during the rule of President Sukarno with the help of a diminutive photographer. (115 mins.)
Director: Peter Weir
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite drama movies.

Studio: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Holdings, Inc.
Distributor: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures (an MGM company) ” - lowelllock
 
14.
Running with Scissors (2006)
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Young Augusten Burroughs absorbs experiences that could make for a shocking memoir: the son of an alcoholic father and an unstable mother, he's handed off to his mother's therapist, Dr. Finch, and spends his adolescent years as a member of Finch's bizarre extended family. (116 mins.)
Director: Ryan Murphy
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite time-travel films.

Studio: Sony Pictures Studios
Distributor: Destination Films (a Sony Pictures Releasing company) ” - lowelllock
 
15.
Oliver & Company (1988)
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A lost and alone kitten joins a gang of dogs engaged in petty larceny in New York City. (74 mins.)
Director: George Scribner
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite adventure movies.

International Company: The Oceans Group
Studio: The Disney-ABC-Dolfin Company
Distributor: Walt Disney Pictures (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company) thru Dolfin Pictures (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company) ” - lowelllock
 
16.
Shoot to Kill (1988)
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An FBI agent teams up with a tracker to pursue a murderer after he vanishes into the mountains and infiltrates a hiking group. (110 mins.)
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite action movies.

Studio: The Disney-ABC-Dolfin Company
Distributor: Dolfin Pictures (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company) ” - lowelllock
 
17.
Body of Evidence (1993)
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A lawyer defends a woman accused of killing her older lover by having sex with him. (99 mins.)
Director: Uli Edel
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite suspense movies.

Studio: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Holdings, Inc.
Distributor: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures (an MGM company) ” - lowelllock
 
18.
Phantoms (1998)
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One hundred fifty dead, and three hundred fifty missing in the tiny mountain town of Snowfield, Colorado, and that's only the beginning. (96 mins.)
Director: Joe Chappelle
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite thriller-horror movies.

Studio: The Weinstein Company
Distributor: Dimension Films (a division of The Weinstein Company) ” - lowelllock
 
19.
Lebanon (2009)
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During the First Lebanon War in 1982, a lone tank and a paratroopers platoon are dispatched to search a hostile town. (93 mins.)
Director: Samuel Maoz
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite Gulf War movies.

Studio: Lionsgate
Distributor: Lionsgate (a Lionsgate company) ” - lowelllock
 
20.
The Space Shuttle (1994 Documentary)
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A behind-the-scenes look at Space Shuttle operations. (90 mins.)
Director: Scott Hicks
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite Columbia Space Shuttle movies.

Studio: Lionsgate
Distributor: Lionsgate (a Lionsgate company) ” - lowelllock
 
21.
Out of Africa (1985)
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In 20th-century colonial Kenya, a Danish baroness/plantation owner has a passionate love affair with a free-spirited big-game hunter. (161 mins.)
Director: Sydney Pollack
“ One of muppetwikia's favorite Africa movies.

International Company: The Oceans Group
Studio: NBC-Universal Distribution
Distributor: Focus Features (a division of NBC Universal) ” - lowelllock