Muppet Movie, The
director: James Frawley
producer: Jim Henson
writer: Jack Burns
cast: Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Richard Hunt
release date: January 1st, 1979
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.