Tag Archives: Muppets

Henson Studios Working on New Film Where Humans and Puppets Co-Exist

When Disney bought the rights to “The Muppets” in 2004, they not only bought all the characters, but the name itself. That leaves Henson Studios in an odd position. They invented muppets, but can no longer use them in film. … Continue reading

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Hungry for More Muppets – Get Ready for the Muppets Hunger Games Spoof

The Muppets is heading to DVD in just a few days domestically, plus it’s still in theaters around the word. You know that that means… more Muppets Spoof Trailers from Disney. This time they’re skewering “The Hunger Games” The Muppets … Continue reading

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Disney pulls in 13 Oscar Nods

The Walt Disney Studios performed respectably today when tallying up the Oscar Nominations decided by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Thirteen nominations for films ranging from The Help and War Horse (both Dreamworks films distributed by Disney) … Continue reading

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Disney releases “Man or Muppet” Music Video

Disney and Muppet Studios has released the “Man or Muppet” segment from The Muppets in the form of a music video: Fun fact: at the end of the production Jason Segel was given the Jason Segel muppet used here. According … Continue reading

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‘Muppets’ Deserves Best Picture Nomination

The Muppets is currently the best reviewed wide-release film of 2011 and with good reason: it’s a comic and musical tour de force. (John and I will agree to disagree.) At 98% “Fresh” on Rotten Tomatoes with 132 reviews counted, three unfavourable—“Rotten”—reviews are all stand … Continue reading

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