The Muppets

The Muppets are back again, for better or worse
2011's The Muppets was a breath of fresh air since it was a reboot which never really felt like one. There wasn't a grand gesture to reinvent the characters, a notable lack of cynicism, and it was most importantly, fun. It wa... read feature

Muppets Most Wanted spoofs action movie posters


Mar 07
The Muppets Most Wanted promotional campaign has been as delightful as expected from the franchise, though with these new parody posters, The Muppets have upped their game yet again. Each poster parody's a famous action movie... read

First song for 'Muppets Most Wanted' is crazy adorable


SO CUTE
Feb 28
Every time Kermit the frog dances with a gold hat and cane, my heart grows three sizes. After watching the music video for the first song from Muppets Most Wanted entitled "Sequel Song," my heart nearly burst out of my ... read
Muppets SB Spot

Super Bowl TV spot for Muppets Most Wanted


Feb 03
Muppets Most Wanted has so much to live up to as the first film helped revitalize The Muppets and the way we see them. Now that it's missing Jason Segel, does it have a chance? By the looks of this spot ran during the S... read

Pixar short Party Central playing before Muppets


More Pixar = Never a bad thing
Jan 07
We've got a long wait for new Pixar movies since they've delayed The Good Dinosaur to 2015 (thankfully Disney is picking up the slack), but that doesn't mean we'll be completely devoid of the ol' Pixar magic in 2014. In the g... read
"Hoighty Toighty Mr. Godlike Smartypants"
The Muppets have had a few Christmas specials over the years: It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie, A Muppet Family Christmas, and even the awful Artpop commercial, Lady Gaga & The Muppets Holiday Spectacular. But the... read feature

Muppets Most Wanted

Second trailer for Muppets Most Wanted is still adorable


"My name first, then spacebar spacebar spacebar, and your name."
Nov 20
This second trailer for Muppets Most Wanted shows off a lot more than the teaser released a few months back. We get a story (an "Evilen Froggen" named Constantine frames Kermit and takes his place), more celebrity cameos (Da... read
Muppets Most Wanted

First poster for Muppets Most Wanted is too adorable


Definitely MY most wanted poster.
Oct 29
Muppets Most Wanted (formerly The Muppets...Again!) is one of the few sequels I'm happy they're making. The first Muppets was a hilarious trip down memory lane, and Muppets Most Wanted looks to continue that judging by that f... read

Trailer for 2014 sequel Muppets Most Wanted


Aug 06
The new trailer for Muppets Most Wanted claims that "the sequel always strives to be better, bolder, and bigger." The follow-up to 2011's The Muppets takes Kermit, Animal, Miss Piggy and the rest of the crew overseas on a gr... read
Disney

Disney made big changes to its 2014-17 release slate


Two untitled Marvel movies and a sequel to Planes. F**king Planes.
Jun 17
When Disney first released the dates of its upcoming films earlier this year, it had only included what had been announced up until that point. Now that a few months have passed (and 1952 has changed its name to Tomorrowland ... read

The Muppets...Again! will have Miss Piggy's wedding again


Somebody's getting married today...again!
Feb 12
Some new news has surfaced about a scene in The Muppets...Again! During an episode of BBC's The Film Programme, production designer Eve Stewart -- fresh from her BAFTA Film Award win for Les Miserables -- revealed what she's ... read

Muppets sequel gets official title, plot details and pics


It should have been called The Muppeting
Jan 30
It looks like The Muppets' next globe trotting adventure finally has an official title. Brace yourselves. It's The Muppets...Again! Yeah, I didn't make that up, though I gladly would have if Disney paid me instead of who... read
Includes Muppets 2, 1952, and more...but no Little Mermaid 3D
Just the other day, Disney announced its planned film releases for 2014 and 2015. Notably, there are a few big changes. Maleficent, the Angelina Jolie (and daughter) starring prequel to Sleeping Beauty, is moved from its orig... read feature

Tina Fey looking at joining The Muppets for sequel


Wakka Wakka!
Jan 09
In what could possibly be the best idea ever, professional funny-woman Tina Fey is in talks to join the cast of Disney's upcoming Muppets sequel, co-starring with Ricky Gervais and Ty Burrell. Famous for her stint on Saturday... read

Ricky Gervais in talks to star in next Muppets film


Dec 17
News is coming in that Ricky Gervais is in talks to star as one of the leads in the upcoming new Muppets film. The movie is set to take place in Europe and since he is British, which for those of you without knowledge of tha... read

Ty Burrell replaces Christoph Waltz in The Muppets 2


Dec 07
For a while Cristoph Waltz was in talks to star in The Muppets 2, a Europe-set sequel that starts shooting early next year. Unfortunately it looks like Waltz had to decline because of his schedule. I assume this has something... read

The Muppets sequel begins shooting in January in London


Life's a happy song when Brett McKenzie is writing it
Nov 05
Last years The Muppets seemed to be a surprise success for Disney, though I'm not sure why they didn't expect it, because anyone who's seen the movie can tell you it's fantastic. Anywho, the studio got the ball rolling o... read

Christoph Waltz may star in Muppets sequel set in Europe


Nov 02
The Muppets was a good nostalgia trip that left lots of people longing for a follow-up. There's finally some casting news on The Muppets 2. Christoph Waltz is currently in talks for a starring role in the film. If he takes th... read

Muppets 2 happening, but Jason Segel's not in it


Mar 05
[Update: According to FirstShowing.net, Segel will not be starring in the film either. He may help in some small capacity (hopefully a cameo of some kind), but The Muppets 2 will not be Segel's film. And now I'm sad.] In... read

The Muppets respond to Fox News hate


Jan 31
A little while after The Muppets came out Fox News Business Channel decided that the film was actually a piece of liberal propaganda created to make children hate capitalism and the oil industry. No, I'm not joking. This rea... read

Disney has released three new clips from the upcoming Muppets movie. I'm telling you now, they're good. Like, surprisingly good. I really enjoyed the pacing of the clips and I already like the character of Walter. You can check out the clips for yourself below! The Muppets are coming to theaters this Thanksgiving. [Via Collider] read feature







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