The Muppet Movie

U

Duration: 

95 minutes

Date of release: 

Thursday, May 31, 1979

Cast: 

Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Richard Hunt, Dave Goelz, Charles Durning, Austin Pendleton, Edgar Bergen, Milton Berle, Mel Brooks

Director: 

James Frawley

Writer(s): 

Jerry Juhl, Jack Burns

Cinematographer: 

Isidore Mankofsky

Music: 

Kenny Ascher, Paul Williams

Producer(s): 

Jim Henson

Genre(s): 

Adventure
Comedy
Family
The Muppet Movie

The Muppet Movie

After Kermit the Frog decides to pursue a movie career, he starts his cross-country trip from Florida to California. Along the way, he meets and befriends Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, Gonzo and rock musicians Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem. When Kermit is offered a job by Doc Hopper to advertise the fried frog legs at his restaurant chain, Kermit turns Hopper down. However, Hopper refuses to relent and pursues Kermit and his companions to a final showdown.
Certificate:
U
Duration:
95 minutes
Date of release
Thursday, 31 May 1979
Cast
Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Richard Hunt, Dave Goelz, Charles Durning, Austin Pendleton, Edgar Bergen, Milton Berle, Mel Brooks
Director:
James Frawley
Screenplay
Jerry Juhl, Jack Burns
Cinematographer
Isidore Mankofsky
Music
Kenny Ascher, Paul Williams
Producer(s)
Jim Henson
Genre(s)
Adventure, Comedy, Family
Future screenings
There are no known future screenings of The Muppet Movie