The Security Guard

Jarrod Fairclough – In 2002, NBC and The Jim Henson Company got together to make the new Muppet Christmas classic, It’s A Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie.  The special introduced is notable for a few reasons, one being that it was the first major appearance of Eric Jacobson’s Miss Piggy and Fozzie Bear.  But it also introduced someone who…

News Update: August 1, 2014

AUGUST 1, 2014 Disney has been fast and loose in releasing previews of the Muppets Most Wanted Blu-ray Bonus Features. Last week, we got previews of Ricky Gervais’ bloopers and Rizzo’s letter to the filmmakers. This week, we get to see the entirety of the Statler and Waldorf Cut of the film. Enjoy! Even more bonus…

Weekly Muppet Wednesdays: The Elvises

Today’s article was written by our frequent contributor Kyle Mahoney. THE ELVISES Performed by… Various First appearance… Muppet Classic Theater (1994) Most recent appearance… It’s A Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie (2002) Quotes… “Thank you, thank you very much. I’d like to thank the both of you.” “Don’t make me use my karate on you.”…

Other Christmas Productions Muppet Fans Love

Yesterday we showcased how much Muppet fans adore the 1987 special A Muppet Family Christmas. And of course they have every reason to love it, because it’s awesome. But today we’ll show off the other responses we got to the question “What is your favorite Muppet Christmas production?” Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas“My favorite Muppet Christmas…

Twelve Favorite Muppet Christmas Songs

Ryan Dosier – I know what you’re thinking, “A list of things? That’s Michael Wermuth, Jr.’s territory!” Well, that’s true… but we’ve got nothing else to use for a post today, and it’s almost Christmas, and I felt the need to list some of my personal favorite Muppet Christmas songs! These span from various Muppet…

12 Favorie Muppet Christmas Moments

12 Favorite Muppet Christmas Moments Michael Wermuth, Jr. – It’s almost Christmas, and in keeping with the Christmas season, I thought I’d make my list of my 12 favorite Muppet Christmas moments. Now let’s get things started! 12. “The Christmas Song” with Big Bird and The Swedish Chef from A Muppet Family ChristmasIn this scene,…

It’s a Verry Merry October Christmas Release

Greetings, Muppet fans! Ryan Dosier here with a friendly reminder for you all… Tomorrow, October 12th, Universal is releasing a new, (apparently) 2-disc DVD release of It’s a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie. Nobody seems to know what that second disc might contain–or even if the set will contain a second disc at all. If…