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While on a grand world tour, The Muppets find themselves wrapped into an European jewel-heist caper headed by a Kermit the Frog look-alike and his dastardly sidekick.

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Cast

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Pepe the King Prawn / Rowlf the Dog / Dr. Teeth / The Swedish Chef / Bobo the Bear / Big Mean Carl / Baby Boss / Carlo Flamingo / Leprechaun Security Guard (voice)
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Walter / Manolo Flamingo (voice)
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Prison King
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Storyline

Flush with their revival's success, Kermit the Frog and his friends are approached by Dominic Badguy to go on a world tour. Unknown to them, this is all part of the sinister plan of Constantine, the world's most evil frog, to become the greatest thief of all time. After making sure that Kermit is jailed as himself, Constantine impersonates him to use the Muppets' tour as cover for his scheme. While Sam the Eagle and Inspector Jean Pierre Napoleon investigate, the Muppets find their boss seems strangely changed even as Kermit desperately attempts to escape to stop the impostor. Only when Walter, Fozzie and Animal realize the truth is there a chance to prevent Constantine from pulling off the crime of the century. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (kchishol@rogers.com)

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Taking the world by farce See more »


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Rated PG for some mild action | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

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Also Known As:

The Muppets 2  »

Box Office

Budget:

$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$17,005,126 (USA) (21 March 2014)

Gross:

$51,178,893 (USA) (11 July 2014)
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Trivia

Ross Lynch, Debby Ryan, and Bridgit Mendler are Disney Channel stars. See more »

Quotes

Constantine: It's time to light the lights.
[Detonates explosives]
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Crazy Credits

When the credits begin to roll, Sweetums starts pulling them up on a rope. Fozzie comes in to help, followed by the Swedish Chef. Dr. Bunsen Honeydew arrives with an invention to pull the credits up automatically. He pushes the button but the credits go by too fast. He reverses it and the credits scroll up on their own at normal speed. See more »

Connections

Follows The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

The Muppet Show Theme
Written by Jim Henson and Sam Pottle
Performed by The Muppets (as Los Muppets)
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The usual Muppet rapid fire one liners are missing
8 April 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

At the beginning of Muppets Most Wanted a song a dance number warns us as in all sequels this film will not be as good as the last. They were correct it was a OK film but most of the lightning quick one liners are missing in fact the first half of the movie was dull and slow moving. There were a few bright spots like my Hero Gonzo the Great new routing "The Running of the Bulls Indoors" Animal doing like a 4 hour drum solo. The villain of the film is Constantine "The Worlds Most Dangerous Frog" and a Twin for Kermit with a mole on his right cheek and Russian accent. Someone at the wedding scene is looking for a Usher and finds Usher the performer. The writers and producers missed what could have been a chance for a Awesome line. Tina Fey and Sarah Palin impersonator plays Nayda a Russian Siberian Gulag Warden and there was more than one chance where she could have said something along the lines of "I can walk onto the steps of my Gulag and see Alaska" but no they blew that chance. This film although disappointing to a long time Muppet Fan is one all Muppet Fans should go see. Non Muppet Fans may even enjoy it more because there are no running gags and jokes that make these Muppets films so much fun


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