Movies

Browse by Title
Browse by Release Date

The Great Muppet Caper

Rating:G
Genre:Family, Comedy, Musical
Release Date:January 1, 1981
Running time:95 minutes
Cast:Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Diana Rigg, Charles Grodin, John Cleese
Director:Jim Henson
Producer:David Lazer, Frank Oz
Writer:Jerry Juhl, Tom Patchett
Distributor:Universal Pictures

Description: The Muppets find themselves embroiled in a jewel heist in their second foray onto the big screen. Kermit, Fozzie and Gonzo attempt to restore their sullied journalistic reputations by identifying the thief who has been stealing gems from fashion designer Lady Holliday. "The Muppet Movie" involves even more spectacular scenes for this film, including a group bicycle ride in a London park, an aqua ballet "Miss Piggy style," and a tux-and-tails dance sequence.

Movie summaries and listings powered by Cinema-Source

highlights

8 Quick Tips for Curbing Your Family's Screen Time
Setting limits on screen time — and remembering to put down our own devices — is one of the biggest parenting challenges of our time. Use this guide to create healthy screen-time rules for your whole family.

Find Today's Newest & Best Children's Books!
Looking for newly released books for your child? Try our new Book Finder tool to search for new books by age, type, and theme, and create reading lists for kids!

10 Best Beach-Themed Crafts and Activities
Sand, seashells, and stones can provide hours of family fun. Check out the greatest beach-related activities and crafts for toddlers on up.

Registered for Kindergarten — Now What?
Try our award-winning Kindergarten Readiness app! This easy-to-use checklist comes with games and activities to help your child build essential skills for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

stay connected

Sign up for our free email newsletters and receive the latest advice and information on all things parenting.

Enter your email address to sign up or manage your account.

Facebook icon Facebook icon Follow Us on Pinterest

editor’s picks