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The Muppet Movie


The Numbers Rating: 10.00 (1 votes) Rate it - Rating Details
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 90% - Fresh
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $76,657,000
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Theatrical Release: June 22nd, 1979 (Wide) by Associated Film Distributors
Video Release: August 13th, 2013 by Buena Vista Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: G
Franchise: Muppets
Keywords: Movie Business, Road Trip, Gratuitous Cameos, Breaking the Fourth Wall, Non-Chronological, Beauty Pageants, Food, Dream Sequence, Romance, Kidnap, Scene in End Credits, Inventor, Mad Scientist, Nazis Outside of World War II
Source:Based on TV
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Kids Fiction
Prints and Advertising Budget $6,000,000

Cast

Jim Henson    Various voices
Frank Oz    Biker in El Sleezo Café/Miss Piggy/Fozzie Bear/Animal/Sam the Eagle
Jerry Nelson    Floyd Pepper/Crazy Harry/Robin the Frog/Lew Zealand
Richard Hunt    Scooter/Statler/Janice/Sweetums/Beaker
Dave Goelz    The Great Gonzo/Zoot/Dr. Bunsen Honeydew
Charles Durning    Doc Hopper
Austin Pendleton    Max
Edgar Bergen    Himself
Milton Berle    Himself
Mel Brooks    Himself
James Coburn    Himself
Dom DeLuise    Himself
Elliott Gould    Beauty Contest Compere
Bob Hope    Ice cream vendor
Madeline Kahn    El Sleezo Patron
Carol Kane    Myth
Cloris Leachman    Lord's Secretary
Steve Martin    Insolent Waiter
Richard Pryor    Balloon Vendor
Telly Savalas    El Sleezo Tough
Orson Welles    Lew Lord
Paul Williams    Himself
Scott Walker    Frog Killer
Lawrence Gabriel, Jr.    Sailor
Ira F. Grubman    Bartender
H.B. Haggerty    Lumberjack
Bruce Kirby    Gate Guard
Tommy Madden    One-eyed Midget
James Frawley    Waiter
Arnold Roberts    Cowboy
Carroll Spinney    Big Bird

Production and Technical Credits

Director    James Frawley
Screenwriter    Jerry Juhl
Screenwriter    Jack Burns
Producer    Jim Henson
Executive Producer    Martin Starger
Co-Producer    David Lazer
Assistant Director    Ron Wright
Production Manager    Kurt Neumann
Production Designer    Joel Schiller
Art Director    Les Gobruegge
Set Decorator    Richard Goddard
Production Consultant    Leigh Malone
Cinematographer    Isidore Mankofsky
Costume Designer    Calista Hendrickson
Costume Designer    Gwen Capetanos
Costume Supervisor    Charles E. James
Editor    Chris Greenbury
Sound Mixer    Charles Lewis
Re-recording Mixer    David Dockendorf
Sound Effects Editor    Bill Wistrom
Music Editor    John Caper, Jr.
Composer    Paul Williams
Song Writer    Paul Williams
Song Writer    Kenny Ascher
Casting Director    Gus Schirmer