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The Muppet movie [videorecording] /

by Henson, Jim; Burns, Jack; Juhl, Jerry; Frawley, James; Durning, Charles; Pendleton, Austin; Oz, Frank; Hunt, Richard; Nelson, Jerry; Goelz, Dave; Walt Disney Home Entertainment (Firm); Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm).
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: Burbank, CA : Walt Disney Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2005]Edition: 50th anniversary ed.Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 96 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0788860119; 9780788860119: .Language note: English or French dialogue; closed-captioned.Title notes: $19.99 6/5/2011 (cc)Subject(s): DVD-Video discs | Muppets (Fictitious characters) -- Drama | Kermit the Frog (Fictitious character) -- Drama | Muppets (Fictitious characters) -- Drama | Kermit the Frog (Fictitious character) -- Drama | Feature films | Fiction films | Comedy films | Musical films | Video recordings for the hearing impaired | Comedy films | Musical -- Feature | Comedy -- FeatureCast: Charles Durning, Austin Pendleton.Voices: Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Richard Hunt, Jerry Nelson, Dave Goelz.Summary: Kermit and Fozzie travel to Hollywood to hit it big as stars. They're joined on the way by Miss Piggy and numerous other familiar faces.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Kermit the Frog and Fozzie Bear, from of the large crew of loveably fuzzy characters created by puppetmaster Jim Henson, have embarked on a quest for stardom. They take a trip to Hollywood, riding in or on a wide variety of vehicles along the way. They begin their journey on a bicycle pedalled by Kermit, but friends accumulate along the way, and they change vehicles to accomodate them. They have the additional challenge of fending off the entreaties of the heartless Doc Hopper (Charles Durning), who wants Kermit to make some advertisements promoting fried frog legs. Kermit must also cope with his amorous feelings for Miss Piggy, and hers for him. This appealing children's adventure movie has numerous scenes which do homage to classic films, and features a huge cast of Hollywood greats, from Edgar Bergen to Orson Welles, in cameo roles. A great box-office success, this movie paved the way for a number of sequels. One of the film's many songs, The Rainbow Connection, was nominated for an Oscar. ~ Clarke Fountain, Rovi

$19.99 6/5/2011 (cc)

DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) enhanced for 16x9 televisions and full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.

English or French dialogue; closed-captioned.

Title from container.

Charles Durning, Austin Pendleton.

Voices: Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Richard Hunt, Jerry Nelson, Dave Goelz.

Director of photography, Isidore Mankofsky ; music, Kenny Ascher, Ian Freebairn-Smith, Paul Williams.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1979.

MPAA rating: Not rated.

Kermit and Fozzie travel to Hollywood to hit it big as stars. They're joined on the way by Miss Piggy and numerous other familiar faces.

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