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The Muppet Movie (1979)

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In Theaters: June 22, 1979

G | Family | 1h 34m

The Muppet Movie (1979)

Kermit the Frog is persuaded by agent Dom DeLuise to pursue a career in Hollywood. Along the way, Kermit picks up Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, Gonzo, and a motley crew of other Muppets with similar aspirations. Meanwhile, Kermit must elude the grasp of a frog-leg restaurant magnate.

Cast: Austin Pendleton, Charles Durning, Carol Kane, James Coburn, Madeline Kahn, Elliott Gould, Steve Martin, Cloris Leachman, Dom DeLuise, Telly Savalas, Paul Williams, Richard Pryor, Bob Hope, Orson Welles, Milton Berle, Edgar Bergen, Mel Brooks
Director: James Frawley
Producer(s): David Lazer, Jim Henson
Writer(s): Jack Burns, Jerry Juhl