The Muppets (2011) Poster



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

Followed by 

The Muppets. (2015) (TV Series)


The Gold Rush (1925)
scene with bread on forks as feet and legs
Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree (1966) (Short)
A store that has items of Winnie the Pooh can briefly shown.
A Man and a Woman (1966)
Poster seen
The Muppet Show: Harry Belafonte (1979) (TV Episode)
on Walter's dressing room mirror is one of the masks from this episode
The Muppet Movie (1979)
Kermit says, "Didn't you see our first movie? We drive!"
Benson (1979) (TV Series)
Veronica says that if the Muppet Telethon doesn't have a celebrity host, she might replace it with reruns of the show
Scarface (1983)
The Swedish Chef gives a (garbled) quote of "Say hello to my little friend!" while cleaning out the fridge
The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
When Walter plays the piano, he references an amnesciac Kermit the Frog trying to remember "Together Again" when he played those same notes in The Muppets Take Manhattan. "Together Again" is also sung by Bobo and Uncle Deadly and a photo of Kermit and Piggy's "marriage" is shown
Robot Gyro (1985) (Video Game)
80's robot looks mostly like R.O.B.
Dirty Dancing (1987)
Miss Piggy wants her dance partner to "catch" her, with the song "I've Had the Time of My Life" in the background
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1987) (TV Series)
Rico Rodriguez asks Kermit if he's a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle.
Big (1988)
Like Josh Baskin Walter attempts to ride a Roller Coaster at a Carnival, but is told by the ride attendant He's not big enough.
Mortal Kombat (1992) (Video Game)
"Finish him"
Apollo 13 (1995)
Mentioned in dialogue
Muppets from Space (1999)
DVD on Gary and Walter's TV
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003) (TV Series)
The Muppet Theater is shown to be next door to the theater where the show is filmed on Hollywood Boulevard
The Big Bang Theory: The Work Song Nanocluster (2009) (TV Episode)
Jim Parsons appears wearing a white suit like the one from this episode.
Epic Mickey (2010) (Video Game)
Kermit has the feeling of being forgotten by everyone just as Oswald the Lucky Rabbit did.
Cars 2 (2011)
a sign advertising the film can be seen outside the Muppet Theater

Referenced in 

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.57 (2010) (TV Episode)
Jason Segel mentions that he is currently shooting the film
Conan: Santa vs. Rudolph vs. Predator (2010) (TV Episode)
Actor Jason Segal (while being interviewed by Conan O'Brien) mentions this movie
Midnight Screenings: Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as one of the trailers shown before Pirates 4.
Midnight Screenings: Horrible Bosses/Zookeeper (2011) (TV Episode)
Trailer is mentioned.
Midnight Screenings: Cowboys & Aliens/The Smurfs/Crazy, Stupid Love (2011) (TV Episode)
trailer discussed as the good part of Jake's Smurfs experience
Conan: The Silvery Thistles of St. Lispmoor (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Harrison Ford during interview
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.203 (2011) (TV Episode)
Miss Piggy tells Jay that the film is coming out at Thanksgiving
Modern Family: Hit and Run (2011) (TV Episode)
Cam and Mitchell accidentally go into a theatre showing The Muppets
2 Broke Girls: And Hoarder Culture (2011) (TV Episode)
Series is referenced
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.31 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Jason Segel from the film will be on tomorrow
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.40 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Jim Parsons is in the film
Saturday Night Live: Jason Segel/Florence and the Machine (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced in Jason Segel's opening monologue
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.43 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Jason Segel is in the film
Bum Reviews: The Muppets (2011) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Conan: Armageddon Comes to Quiznos (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during the Conologue
The Projectionist Project: The Muppets (2011) (TV Episode)
This episode is a review of the film.
Midnight Movie Review: The Muppets (2011) (TV Episode)
the film of this episode's topic.
New Year's Eve Live with Anderson Cooper and Kathy Griffin (2011) (TV Special)
Kermit wishes everyone a happy new year on behalf of the entire cast of this movie.
Matzav Ha'Uma: Episode #4.3 (2012) (TV Episode)
Orna says that Sara Netanyahu vanished from public exactly when the movie came out
Filmbarátok Podcast: Episode #1.9 (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Southland: Wednesday (2012) (TV Episode)
ad on side of bus
Conan: The Lonely Scent of a Lean Cuisine (2012) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Bret McKenzie
Villain Auditions (2012) (Short)
Jean auditions for The Muppets 2
Ask That Guy with the Glasses: Ask That Guy #68 (2012) (TV Episode)
Ask That Guy says that if there is a sequel, he hopes Jason Segel won't be attached.
Fashion Police: Episode #7.13 (2012) (TV Episode)
Joan Rivers plugs the DVD release at the end of the segment with Miss Piggy
The Big Review: Episode #1.2 (2012) (TV Episode)
The movie was reviewed and the trailer was shown.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.126 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Jason Segel was in the film
Private Practice: Mourning Sickness (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mason
Nostalgia Critic: To Boldly Flee: DVD (2013) (TV Episode)
Critic mentions the Muppet movie with Sarah Silverman in it.
Danville 2nd Ward Young Men: Showbiz Tour 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Brody sings "Life's a Happy Song" from the movie, "The Muppets".
Who Do You Think You Are?: Jim Parsons (2013) (TV Episode)
A still is shown of Jim Parsons in "The Muppets."
Glee: Puppet Master (2013) (TV Episode)
Use of puppets.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Tina Fey/Randy Newman (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tina Fey
Muppets Most Wanted (2014)
Muppets mentioned their last movie at some points, plus Jerry Nelson's announcer soundbites are reused.
Nostalgia Critic: The Lorax (2014) (TV Episode)
"Sorry, opening to The Muppets movie..."
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jason Segel/Steve Harvey/Alicia Keys (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jimmy when introducing Jason Segel, and Segel mentions how doing the film affected his perceptions of children's imaginations
Pinewood: 80 Years of Movie Magic (2015) (TV Movie)
Title is written on a wall
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Jason Segel/Michael B. Jordan/Big Sean/Brad Wilk (2015) (TV Episode)
Seth and Jason Segel mention Segel's earlier film
Hell and Back (2015)
Kermit doll can be seen in the park


The Muppet Show (1976) (TV Series)
Archive footage/sound used throughout
The Muppet Show: Juliet Prowse (1977) (TV Episode)
Part of the "Mah Ná Mah Ná" sketch is featured during the closing credits of "The Muppets."
The Muppet Show: Madeline Kahn (1977) (TV Episode)
Clips during Walter's origin montage
The Muppet Show: Steve Martin (1977) (TV Episode)
Clips during Walter's origin montage
The Muppet Show: Julie Andrews (1977) (TV Episode)
Clips during Walter's origin montage
The Muppet Show: Peter Sellers (1978) (TV Episode)
Clips during Walter's origin montage
The Muppet Show: Kris Kristofferson and Rita Coolidge (1978) (TV Episode)
Clips during Walter's origin montage

Featured in 

WWE Raw: Episode #19.44 (2011) (TV Episode)
The trailer is shown (and the Muppets are guest stars throughout the show).
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Mickey Rourke/Miss Piggy/Mutemath (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip from the film featuring Miss Piggy is shown
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.32 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip from the film starring Jason Segel is shown
Maltin on Movies: The Muppets (2011) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Amy Adams/Rocket City Rednecks/Miranda Lambert (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip from the film starring Amy Adams is shown
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.18 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip from the film to be reviewed next week is shown
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.19 (2011) (TV Episode)
clips are shown as Christy and Ignatiy review the film
Conan: Friends, Romans, Countrymen, Lend Me Your DVDs of 'Breaking Bad' Season 3 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip shown during Jason Segel interview
AniMat's Reviews: The Muppets (2011) (TV Episode)
Reviewed, clips shown.
Conan: The Bourne Ultimate Frisbee Tournament (2011) (TV Episode)
Doctored clip shown during the Conologue
Bad Movie Beatdown: Review of 2011 (2012) (TV Episode)
Film Brain hasn't yet seen this movie
The Big Picture: February 2012 (2012) (TV Episode)
Promotes Theatrical Release
De wereld draait door: Episode #7.98 (2012) (TV Episode)
A fragment is shown.
The 84th Annual Academy Awards (2012) (TV Special)
Nominee Clips
That Fellow in the Coat: Top 10 Strangest/Most Annoying Academy Decisions (2012) (TV Episode)
Clips of the prologue and "Man or Muppet", the only of two songs to be nominated in 2012, yet not performed.
Maltin on Movies: Wrath of the Titans (2012) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
Great Movie Mistakes IV (2012) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Bad Movie Beatdown: Review of 2012 (2013) (TV Episode)
clip shown
The Blockbuster Buster: Top 10 Cartoons That Should Never Be Movies (2013) (TV Episode)
ERod praises this movie
Brows Held High: Spring Breakers (2014) (TV Episode)
"...that kid who showed up in The Muppets for 2 seconds..."
AniMat's Reviews: Muppets Most Wanted (2014) (TV Episode)
AniMat talks about the 2011 Muppets film. Clips shown.


The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
Car surfaces from the sea to the beach.
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
The Muppets' "traveling by map" sequence spoofs the map sequences of the Indiana Jones movies.
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
The kidnapping of Jack Black in black and white
The Devil Wears Prada (2006)
Emily Blunt spoofs her "Devil Wears Prada" character, playing a secretary to a fashion designer (Miss Piggy).

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