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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Also Known As:
The Greatest Muppet Movie Ever Made
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Opening Weekend USA: $29,239,026,
27 November 2011
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?
The car that Amy Adams
' character is working on in the classroom is a Morris Minor, a popular post war car in the UK. See more
When they retrieve Animal from the anger management therapy and the patients start fighting each other, one of them (the tall man with short, white hair standing behind the therapist) is clearly not hitting anything, as his punch misses his opponent by at least one foot. Yet, we hear the punch and the other man falls down. 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
The Muppet Show Theme
Written by Jim Henson
and Sam Pottle
(as Samuel Pottle)
Produced by Ed Mitchell
Performed by The Muppets
Joanna Newsom appears courtesy of Drag City See more