Muppet Movie, The

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director Icon director: James Frawley

producer Icon producer: Jim Henson

writer Icon writer: Jack Burns

cast Icon cast: Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Richard Hunt

release date Icon release date: January 1st, 1979

runtime Icon runtime: 1 hr. 35 min.

Kermit the Frog is persuaded by agent Dom DeLuise to pursue a career in Hollywood. Along the way, Kermit picks up Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, Gonzo, and a motley crew of other Muppets with similar aspirations. Meanwhile, Kermit must elude the grasp of a frog-leg restaurant magnate.