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The Muppets Take Manhattan

Kermit and friends seek fame in the big city – will Broadway welcome them?

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USA 1984
Dir Frank Oz
With the voices of Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Steve Whitmire, Dave Goelz
Certificate U

Kermit the Frog and friends want to stage their new musical in the Big Apple and take it to Broadway. After difficulties with a fake producer and a general lack of interest, they decide to go their separate ways – except for Kermit who still believes he can make their dreams come true... This comedy features top-class cameos and is packed full of classic muppet moments.