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Kermit's Swamp Years (2002)

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.

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Waldorf (voice)
Joey Mazzarino ...
Goggles / Turtle #1 (voice) (as Joseph Mazzarino)
John Kennedy ...
Alice Dinnean ...
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Statler (voice)
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Pilgrim / Kermit's Mom / Star (voice)
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William Bookston ...
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Hampton Dixon ...
Carolyn Green ...
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Kermit the Frog (Whitmire) whilst on his travels back to the swamp he grew up on, remembers one of his earlier adventures. Kermit, Croaker (Barretta), Goggles (Mazzarino) and Blotch (Kennedy) are sent on a wild adventure into the outside world, when Croaker and bully Blotch and kidnapped and placed in a pet store. It's now up to Kermit and Goggle, with help from a friendly dog called Pilgrim (Summer) to save them. But someone else has his eye on them. Dr Krassman (Hostetter) wants to buy all the frogs and use them in biology lessons. Written by Film_Fan

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3 September 2002 (USA)  »

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Rainbow Connections  »

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Trivia

When Kermit is chased out of a pig pen by a pig he makes the remark, "I hope I never see another one of those again as long as I live." This is an obvious joke made since his "love interest" will be Miss Piggy. See more »

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In the scene where Young Kermit, Croaker, and Pilgrim are under the bench in George Washington High School, a dark moving figure (possibly Bill Barretta) is seen moving with Croaker. See more »

Quotes

Waldorf: It sure was nice of the frog to let us be in this movie.
Statler: So people could see how young we look?
Waldorf: No, so we wouldn't have to watch it!
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Follows The Great Muppet Caper (1981) See more »

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Soggy
5 February 2004 | by (Louisville, Kentucky) – See all my reviews



Not that great. Perhaps very young children might enjoy this. I would be surprised if many folks over 9 or 10 find Kermit's Swamp Year's entertaining. It's lacking in charm, wit and humor. The best part of the DVD is the Behind-the-scenes featurette with the armadillo and the on the set interview with Kermit. If the movie were as funny as the special features, it would be worth having.


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