When 3 Muppet fans learn that Tex Richman wants to drill under the Muppet Theater for oil, Gary, Mary and Walter set out to find the Muppets who have been split up for years so that they can put on one last show and save the Muppet Theater. Kermit the Frog now lives in his own mansion depressed in Hollywood, 'The Great Gonzo' is a high class plumber at Gonzo's Royal Flush, Fozzie Bear performs with a tribute band called The Moopets, Miss Piggy is the plus-size fashion editor at Vogue Paris, and Animal is at a celebrity anger management rehab center in Santa Barbara.
They're closer than you think.
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23 November 2011 (USA)
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Opening Weekend USA: $29,239,026,
18 November 2011, Wide Release
Gross USA: $88,631,237
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $165,184,237
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
wrote four original songs in the film: "Life's A Happy Song", "Me Party", "Let's Talk About Me" and the Oscar-winning "Man or Muppet"; two more, "Pictures in My Head" and "The Whistling Caruso", were written by other artists, but produced by McKenzie. All other songs in the film are from earlier Muppets projects (such as "Rainbow Connection") or from outside The Muppets
' universe (like "Forget You", "Smells Like Teen Spirit" and "Mahna-Mahna"). See more
That's me, Walter.
[having a water gun duel with Gary
Where'd - Where'd you go? Oh, there you are.
I have the best life in the whole world.
[Walter laughs as he squirts Gary
That's my brother, Gary. He's the best friend you could ever have.
[Gary and Walter have their measurements marked in the doorway with a pencil
Yeah, I know what you're thinking: We could be twins.
Here's where we live: Smalltown... the best town you could ever grow up in.
Gary and I did everything ...
The credits feature the cameo celebrities singing "Mahna Mahna" with their Muppet co-stars. See more
Bad to the Bone
Written by George Thorogood
Performed by George Thorogood & The Destroyers
(as George Thorogood and The Destroyers)
Courtesy of Capitol Records
Under license from EMI Film & Television Music See more