Top Muppet/Henson Productions, from Highest to Lowest-Ranked on IMDB

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1.
The Muppet Show (1976 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Kermit the Frog and his friends struggle to put on a weekly variety show. (30 mins.)
“ 8.6 out of 10 ” - tom-holste
 
2.
Sesame Street (1969 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
On a special inner city street, the inhabitants, both human and puppet, teach preschool subjects with comedy, cartoons, games and songs. (55 mins.)
“ 8.3 out of 10 ” - tom-holste
 
3.
A Muppet Family Christmas (1987 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Kermit and his friends spend Christmas staging a surprise visit to Fozzie Bear's mother's farm. (47 mins.)
Director: Peter Harris
“ 8.3 out of 10 - Arguably the greatest single Muppet production ever, with all the "Muppet Show" characters, the Sesame Street Muppets, and the Fraggle Rock Muppets all in one special. Warm-hearted and hilarious, with great songs.

The DVD has several scenes cut, so rent or buy this but then watch it on YouTube instead. :) ” - tom-holste
 
4.
Muppet*vision 3-D (1991 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Muppet*vision 3-D, more appropriately, 4-D, can only be seen at the Disney's Hollywood Studios in Walt Disney World... (20 mins.)
Director: Jim Henson
“ 8.3 - Movie at the Disney parks. ” - tom-holste
 
5.
Christmas Eve on Sesame Street (1978 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Big Bird worries when Oscar tells him that if Santa Claus can't fit down the chimney on Christmas Eve, nobody would get presents. (60 mins.)
Director: Jon Stone
“ 8.2 (A little too highly rated in my book, but still a lot of wonderful moments.) ” - tom-holste
 
6.
Fraggle Rock (1983 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The adventures of the various inhabitants of an underground civilization. (30 mins.)
“ 8.1 - As with Sesame Street and The Muppet Show, it's kind of apples and oranges to put a whole TV series up against movies and specials, but I wanted to give the Fraggle universe some love. ” - tom-holste
 
7.
Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars (2004 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
When a full-scale war is engaged by the evil Scarran Empire, the Peacekeeper Alliance has but one hope: reassemble human astronaut John Crichton... (182 mins.)
Director: Brian Henson
“ 8.1 - One of the few Creature Shop productions I included just for the heck of it. ” - tom-holste
 
8.
The Christmas Toy (1986 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
When no people are around, the toys still play in the playroom. But since a toy will be frozen forever if a person catches it out of position... (50 mins.)
Director: Eric Till
“ 8.1 - This special (which features Kermit only as a narrator) has a lot of surprising similarities to "Toy Story" -- and it was made 9 years earlier! ” - tom-holste
 
9.
Sesame Street: 20 and Still Counting (1989 TV Special)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A 20th anniversary celebration of the classic educational TV series. (48 mins.)
“ 8.0 ” - tom-holste
 
10.
The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson (1990 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
While The Muppets prepare a tribute to the late Jim Henson, they learn about the life and career of the renowned puppeteer/film maker. (47 mins.)
Director: Don Mischer
“ 7.9 ” - tom-holste
 
11.
The Storyteller (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Hans My Hedgehog (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A farmer's wife wishes to have a child so badly she doesn't care what it looked like. And as if by a miracle... (225 mins.)
“ 7.9 - "The Storyteller" is one of the most innovative series that Jim Henson ever did. ” - tom-holste
 
12.
Henson's Place (1984 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A documentary with featured performance clips and interviews featuring Jim and Jane Henson, Frank Oz and others... (53 mins.)
“ 7.9 ” - tom-holste
 
13.
Don't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (1983 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
As the Metropolitan Museum of Art closes, Big Bird decides to leave his Sesame Street friends behind in search of Snuffy... (60 mins.)
Director: Jon Stone
“ 7.9 ” - tom-holste
 
14.
The Jim Henson Hour (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
An anthology show featuring the work of the great puppeteer and his staff. (48 mins.)
“ 7.9 - A very weird but wonderful short-lived series from the last year of Jim's life. Worth seeking out an episode or two on YouTube. ” - tom-holste
 
15.
Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey (2011 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The Muppet Elmo is one of the most beloved characters among children across the globe. Meet the unlikely man behind the puppet - the heart and soul of Elmo - Kevin Clash. (80 mins.)
Director: Constance Marks
“ 7.8 ” - tom-holste
 
16.
The Muppet Movie (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Kermit and his new found friends trek across America to find success in Hollywood, but a frog-legs merchant is after Kermit. (95 mins.)
Director: James Frawley
“ 7.7 out of 10 ” - tom-holste
 
17.
The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The Muppet characters tell their version of the classic tale of an old and bitter miser's redemption on Christmas Eve. (85 mins.)
Director: Brian Henson
“ 7.7 ” - tom-holste
 
18.
John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together (1979 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In this beloved holiday classic, Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy and all the Muppets join the singer for a heart-warming Christmas celebration, with traditional carols as well as lesser-known holiday songs. (50 mins.)
Director: Tony Charmoli
“ 7.7 (There are some great moments in this, particularly "The 12 Days of Christmas," but overall it's insufferably boring. Watch the very funny "Muppets at Walt Disney World" instead.) ” - tom-holste
 
19.
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Kermit and his friends tour the theme park as the future members of the Disney family. (120 mins.)
“ 7.6 ” - tom-holste
 
20.
The Muppets: A Celebration of 30 Years (1986 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
For the first time in their careers, all the Muppets (except the ones that couldn't make it, like the Doozers...
Director: Peter Harris
“ 7.6 ” - tom-holste
 
21.
The Fantastic Miss Piggy Show (1982 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Miss Piggy, the Muppet, stars in her own variety show. (60 mins.)
Director: Jim Henson
“ 7.6 ” - tom-holste
 
22.
Labyrinth (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A 16-year old girl is given 13 hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother when her wish for him to be taken away is granted by the Goblin King. (101 mins.)
Director: Jim Henson
“ 7.5 ” - tom-holste
 
23.
Dinosaurs (1991 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Dinosaurs follows the life of a family of dinosaurs, living in a modern world. They have TVs, fridges, etc. The only humans around are cavemen, who are viewed as pets and wild animals. (30 mins.)
“ 7.5 ” - tom-holste
 
24.
Rocky Mountain Holiday with John Denver and the Muppets (1983 TV Special)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
John Denver takes the Muppets (tm) on a camping trip in the mountains of Colorado. (47 mins.)
Director: Jim Henson
“ 7.4 (Another boring John Denver special. Watch 2011's "The Muppets" instead.) ” - tom-holste
 
25.
Big Bird in Japan (1988 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
While visiting Japan, Big Bird wanders off from a guided tour bus in Tokyo, and is lost until a Japanese woman helps him get to where he needs to go. The woman, however, is hiding a secret. (60 mins.)
Director: Jon Stone
“ 7.4 ” - tom-holste
 
26.
Big Bird in China (1983 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Big Bird and his Sesame Street companion, Barkley, the big, fluffy dog, travel across China in search of the legendary Feng Huang... (75 mins.)
Director: Jon Stone
“ 7.3 ” - tom-holste
 
27.
The Muppets (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A Muppet fanatic with some help from his two human compatriots must regroup the Muppet gang to stop an avaricious oil mogul from taking down one of their precious life-longing treasures. (103 mins.)
Director: James Bobin
“ 7.2 ” - tom-holste
 
28.
The Great Muppet Caper (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Kermit, Gonzo and Fozzie are reporters who travel to Britain to interview a rich victim of jewel thieves and help her along with her secretary, Miss Piggy. (95 mins.)
Director: Jim Henson
“ 7.2 ” - tom-holste
 
29.
The Dark Crystal (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
On another planet in the distant past, a Gelfling embarks on a quest to find the missing shard of a magical crystal, and so restore order to his world. (93 mins.)
Director: Jim Henson, Frank Oz
“ 7.2 ” - tom-holste
 
30.
The Muppets Go Hollywood (1979 TV Special)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
(60 mins.)
Director: Stan Harris
“ 7.1 (Terribly boring and unfunny series of interviews with celebrities at the Muppet Movie premiere. Watch "The Muppets at the Movies" instead.) ” - tom-holste
 
31.
The Muppets Go to the Movies (1981 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
(60 mins.)
Director: Peter Harris
“ 7.0 (I think this one should have a higher rating. This promo special for "Great Muppet Caper" has lots of terrific, funny spoofs of different movies and some amazing production numbers. Much better than "Muppets Go Hollywood," IMO.) ” - tom-holste
 
32.
Gulliver's Travels (1996 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
An Englishman returns after a long time abroad and tells his strange stories about the lands he visited which are allegories about the real world. (186 mins.)
“ 7.0 ” - tom-holste
 
33.
The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Kermit and his friends go to New York to get their musical on Broadway only to find it's a more difficult task than they anticipated. (94 mins.)
Director: Frank Oz
“ 6.9 - One of the best Muppet movies. It should have a higher rating. ” - tom-holste
 
34.
Babe (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Babe, a pig raised by sheepdogs, learns to herd sheep with a little help from Farmer Hoggett. (91 mins.)
Director: Chris Noonan
“ 6.9 (What's with the low rating on this one? It's an amazing, funny and touching movie with some of the best Creature Shop work ever. It got nominated for Best Picture, and deservedly so!) ” - tom-holste
 
35.
Muppet Treasure Island (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The Muppets' twist on the classic tale. (99 mins.)
Director: Brian Henson
“ 6.9 ” - tom-holste
 
36.
Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Yearning for escape and adventure, a young boy runs away from home and sails to an island filled with creatures that take him in as their king. (101 mins.)
Director: Spike Jonze
“ 6.8 ” - tom-holste
 
37.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Four teenage mutant ninja turtles emerge from the shadows to protect New York City from a gang of criminal ninjas. (93 mins.)
Director: Steve Barron
“ 6.7 ” - tom-holste
 
38.
A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa (2008 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
When Gonzo accidentally diverts three letters to Santa, he talks Kermit and his friends into delivering them to the North Pole personally. (60 mins.)
“ 6.7 ” - tom-holste
 
39.
Follow That Bird (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Big Bird is sent to live far from Sesame Street by a pesky social worker. Unhappy, Big Bird runs away from his foster home, prompting the rest of the Sesame Street gang to go on a cross-country journey to find him. (88 mins.)
Director: Ken Kwapis
“ 6.6 ” - tom-holste
 
40.
It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie (2002 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
On Christmas Eve, an angel petitions God to send help for Kermit the Frog who has lost all hope after losing the Muppet Theatre. (100 mins.)
“ 6.5 ” - tom-holste
 
41.
Elmopalooza! (1998 TV Special)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Join the Muppets from Sesame Street for an all-star celebration of 30 years of songs and laughs! Starring David Alan Grier and Jon Stewart. (45 mins.)
“ 6.5 ” - tom-holste
 
42.
Muppets from Space (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Gonzo is contacted by his alien family through his breakfast cereal. But when the men in black kidnap him, it's up to Kermit and the gang to rescue Gonzo and help him reunite with his long-lost family. (87 mins.)
Director: Tim Hill
“ 6.2 ” - tom-holste
 
43.
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
This version of The Wizard of Oz is played by the Muppets! (120 mins.)
“ 5.3 ” - tom-holste
 
44.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
The Turtles and the Shredder battle once again, this time for the last canister of the ooze that created the Turtles, with which Shredder wants to unleash an army of new mutants. (88 mins.)
“ 5.9 ” - tom-holste
 
45.
The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A tug-of-war between Elmo and his friend sends his blanket to faraway Grouchland, a place full of grouchy creatures and the villainous Huxley. Elmo embarks on a rescue mission, learning important lessons about sharing and responsibility. (73 mins.)
Director: Gary Halvorson
“ 5.7 ” - tom-holste
 
46.
Kermit's Swamp Years (2002 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
At 12 years old, Kermit the Frog and best friends Goggles and Croaker travel outside their homes in the swamps of the Deep South to do something extraordinary with their lives. (82 mins.)
Director: David Gumpel
“ 5.3 ” - tom-holste
 
47.
Lady Gaga & the Muppets' Holiday Spectacular (2013 TV Special)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
A Thanksgiving television special featuring Lady Gaga and The Muppets. (90 mins.)
Director: Gregg Gelfand
“ 4.8 ” - tom-holste