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The Great Muppet Caper (1981) Poster

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Follows 

The Muppets Valentine Show (1974) (TV Movie)
The Muppet Show (1976) (TV Series)

Followed by 

Inner Tube (1987) (TV Short)
A Muppet Family Christmas (1987) (TV Movie)
The Jim Henson Hour (1989) (TV Series)
Muppet Classic Theater (1994) (Video)
Muppets Tonight (1996) (TV Series)
Kermit's Swamp Years (2002) (Video)
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005) (TV Movie)
The Muppets (2011)
The Muppets. (2015) (TV Series)

Edited into 

The Muppets Go to the Movies (1981) (TV Movie)
includes three clips from the movie

References 

Holiday (1938)
Royal Wedding (1951)
Kermit dances with a clothes-horse (like Fred Astaire in Royal Wedding)
Topkapi (1964)
Features a diamond heist like "Topkapi" with cameos by two of the stars of that movie, Robert Morley and Peter Ustinov.
Sesame Street (1969) (TV Series)
Features Oscar the Grouch after Piggy takes off on a cement truck to Mallory Gallery

Referenced in 

Silver Spoons: The Great Computer Caper (1982) (TV Episode)
title reference
Caroline in the City: Caroline and the ATM (1995) (TV Episode)
Shelly tells Richard that they had all four Muppet movies at the video store.
Muppets Tonight: Billy Crystal (1996) (TV Episode)
When Bobo tosses Sal out of the building, Johnny comments, "That is one nutty way to stop a cab."
Jake and the Kid: The Great Uranium Caper (1998) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Family Guy: A Picture Is Worth 1,000 Bucks (2000) (TV Episode)
Peter asks if there are any bellhops at the hotel that are "rats like in the Muppets"
The Simpsons: The Great Money Caper (2000) (TV Episode)
title reference
Drew Struzan: An Appreciation of an Artist (2008) (Video)
artwork courtesy of Drew Struzan
Unstable Fables: 3 Pigs & a Baby (2008)
In this Henson production, Lucky smashes through a huge window on a motorcycle, in slow-motion.
Saturday Night Live: Melissa McCarthy/Lady Antebellum (2011) (TV Episode)
A still of Miss Piggy in "The Great Muppet Caper" is shown in "The Comments Section."
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.32 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jason Segel mentions that in the film, Kermit and Fozzie are supposed to be identical twins
Heart Attack (2013)
Poster seen on apartment wall
Muppets Most Wanted (2014)
The Muppets have to rescue a member of their band who has been framed for stealing a treasure of jewels in Europe.

Featured in 

Classic Creatures: Return of the Jedi (1983) (TV Movie)
This film is featured among many other classics
Henson's Place (1984) (TV Movie)
clips
Muppet Babies: When You Wish Upon a Muppet (1985) (TV Episode)
entire scene from this movie shown at end of episode
Muppet Video: Gonzo Presents Muppet Weird Stuff (1985) (Video)
includes a clip from the movie
The Muppets: A Celebration of 30 Years (1986) (TV Movie)
clips of this movie are shown in the aniversary special
Precious Images (1986) (Short)
The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson (1990) (TV Movie)
Clips shown
Muppet Race Mania (2000) (Video Game)
I Love Muppets (2002) (TV Special)
Phelous & the Movies: Phelous Fever (2009) (TV Episode)
Sam Eagle calls the group weirdos.
Nostalgia Critic: The Pebble and the Penguin (2010) (TV Episode)
Doug compares the opening song to Miss Piggy's song from this movie
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: The Rescuers (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip of Sam the Eagle is shown
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Dumbest Spiderman Moments (2011) (TV Episode)
Shot of Nicky turning to the camera and saying "and me".
Nostalgia Critic: The Lost World: Jurassic Park (2011) (TV Episode)
The scene of Peter Ustinov and Oscar the Grouch having "very brief cameos"
Nostalgia Critic: Rad (2011) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Nostalgia Critic: The Avengers (2011) (TV Episode)
British couple yammering on
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Mickey Rourke/Miss Piggy/Mutemath (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of Miss Piggy's films
Brows Held High: Vase De Noces (2012) (TV Episode)
"Happiness, Miss Piggy" plays after the poor mother pig drowns
Nostalgia Critic: Devil (2013) (TV Episode)
Miss Piggy: "what an unbelieveable coincidence."
Nostalgia Critic: The Smurfs (2015) (TV Episode)
Kermit points out how wrong they are
In Their Own Words: Jim Henson (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips

Spoofs 

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