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The Muppets

Rating:PG (for some mild rude humor)
Genre:Comedy
Release Date:November 23, 2011
Running time:98 minutes
Cast:Amy Adams, Jason Segel, Chris Cooper, Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy
Director:James Bobin
Producer:David Hoberman, Todd Lieberman
Writer:Jim Henson, Jason Segel, Nicholas Stroller
Distributor:Walt Disney Pictures

Description: On vacation in Los Angeles, Walter, the world's biggest Muppet fan, and his friends Gary and Mary from Smalltown, USA, discover the nefarious plan of oilman Tex Richman to raze the Muppet Theater and drill for the oil recently discovered beneath the Muppets' former stomping grounds. To stage The Greatest Muppet Telethon Ever and raise the $10 million needed to save the theater, Walter, Mary and Gary help Kermit reunite the Muppets, who have all gone their separate ways: Fozzie now performs with a Reno casino tribute band called the Moopets, Miss Piggy is a plus-size fashion editor at Vogue Paris, Animal is in a Santa Barbara clinic for anger management, and Gonzo is a high-powered plumbing magnate.

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