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Review: The Muppets

As of this writing, it’s been four hours since I left the theater after seeing The Muppets. And there is not an ounce of hyperbole when I say that I am still smiling and humming their famous tune, Manamana. In the updated muppet universe, the muppet theatre has fallen into disrepair. A wealthy oil tycoon, Tex Richman (Chris Cooper), has plans to buy the theatre, destroy it, and drill for oil. Muppet superfan Walter, touring the studio with his brother Gary (Jason Segel) and Gary’s girlfriend Mary (Amy Adams), stumbles upon the nefarious plot. The trio must then round up the old Muppet gang to raise enough money to save the theatre. Continue reading

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Ten Movies That Would Be Better With Muppets

For the past several months, Disney has saturated the public with a series of ads for their upcoming release, The Muppets. In these ads, the beloved gang has spoofed one new release after another, ranging from The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo to Paranormal Activity 3 to Green Lantern and everything else in between. These ads have been a blast every step of the way, energizing the younger generations while also filling the older generations with nostalgia. With The Muppets just a few short weeks away, it’s left me to wonder–what other movies would be better with Muppets? Continue reading

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