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.
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.
While living the quiet life in a swamp, Kermit the Frog is approached by a Hollywood agent to audition for the chance of a lifetime. So Kermit takes this chance for his big break as he makes the journey to Hollywood. Along the way, Kermit comes across several quirky new friends including comedic Fozzie Bear, beautiful but feisty Miss Piggy and the Great Gonzo. But Kermit must also watch out for ruthless Doc Hopper, who plans to use him as his spokesman for his Frog Legs food chain. Written by
The song "Never Before, Never Again" was originally sung by Johnny Mathis, but the producers did not think his rendition was as funny as Frank Oz's version. See more »
When Kermit the Frog goes into the El Sleezo Café, he leaves his banjo outside. He does not retrieve it before getting into the Studebaker with Fozzie, but he somehow reacquires it when he plays and sings "Movin' Right Along" with Fozzie. See more »
I'm Waldorf. We're here to heckle "The Muppet Movie".
Gentlemen, that's straight ahead. Private screening room D.
Yeah, they're afraid to show it in public.
[they laugh as their car proceeds forward]
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After the last credit, Animal is shouting,"GO HOME! GO HOME!", then he gets sleepy, "Bye-bye..." then falls asleep. See more »
21 years, 5 more muppet movies, and several Presidents later, this movie
remains a classic and, in my opinion, the best of all Muppet Movies.
The entire family can enjoy this movie, and that's lost in current movies.
Something that you would take your 6 year old to wouldn't really hold your
interest, and vice-versa. The characters are in danger, but no real harm can
be done. The characters are in stressful situations, but they don't shout
profanities. What less would you expect from the beloved
I find myself cracking up at the running gags and little implied jokes in
this movie. The funniest are heard under a character's breath. Not only
that, but it has an absolutely inspired musical score. Never since this
movie have the Muppets shown such a broad range of emotions through their
All the Muppet movies are good. Even Muppets from Space, the least
entertaining of the lot is fun. But if you want a really good time, get the
original. You can watch it over and over...
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