The Daily Movie Quote: The Muppet Movie

Kermit the Frog in The Muppet Movie
Kermit the Frog in The Muppet Movie

"Frankly, Miss Piggy, I don't give a hoot." - Kermit the Frog, The Muppit Movie (1979)

Henson Associates, rated G, 95 minutes.

Directed By: James Frawley

Cast:

Jim Henson - Kermit the Frog + others

Frank Oz - Miss Piggy + others

Jerry Nelson - Floyd Pepper + others

Richard Hunt - Scooter + others

Dave Goelz - The Great Gonzo + others

Charles Durning - Doc Hopper

Austin Pendleton - Max

Mel Brooks - Professor Max Krassman

James Coburn - El Sleezo Cafe Owner

Dom DeLuise - Bernie the Agent

Elliott Gould - Beauty Contest Compere

Bob Hope - Ice Cream Vendor

Domestic Box Office Gross: $76,657,000

Synopsis: A frog legs merchant chases Kermit across the country while he tries to make a name for himself in Hollywood.

Fact: The film parallels Jim Hensons rise to fame.

Trivia: The last film with Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy. Edger Bergen died shortly after filming.

Movie Mistake: The crack in Fozzie's Studebaker windshield comes and goes throughout the film.

My Take: It's the Muppet's and I was nine. I have very fond memories of The Muppet Movie. If you have children take a little time out and watch it with them.

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