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  1. The Muppets' Music MaestroRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 |

    ... also fan-fiction favorite Figwit in Peter Jackson's Hobbit movies and the maestro behind every original song for The Muppets and Muppets Most Wanted . McKenzie's songs are wry, self-aware, and often self-deprecating ( Muppets Most Wanted 's opening ...


  2. Muppets return for new escapadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2014 | Arab Times

    ... wizardry makes basically anything possible for filmmakers these days, there is something comforting about the Muppets returning in all their floppy, fuzzy puppet-ness. Kermit, Miss Piggy and the rest of the gang are back to entertain a new ...


  3. Movie Review: Muppets Most WantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | UR Chicago

    Muppets Most Wanted Directed by: James Bobin Released on: March 21st, 2014 Grade: 3 out of 5 meatballs Reviewed by: John Esther Picking up where The Muppets in 2011 ended, Muppets Most Wanted sees the gang touring across Europe, thanks to their new co-manager, Dominic Badguy , played by Ricky Gervais.


  4. Strip Scribbles: NeNe Leakes in 'Zumanity'; Celine Dion vs. The...Read the original story

    Mar 25, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... quantity of VIP meet-and-greet experiences with NeNe will be available nightly after each performance. CELINE & THE MUPPETS: Miss Piggy and our Caesars Palace headliner Celine Dion went head-to-head in the new film "Muppets Most Wanted," and Celine ...


  5. Kermit caperRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    "Muppets Most Wanted" begins with a song-and-dance number spoofing the fact that the Muppets are making another sequel and hinting on the sly that "the sequel's never quite as good."


  6. Muppets Most Wanted - ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | IndieLondon

    Admittedly, in the case of The Muppets that's quite some height given how heartfelt the Jason Segel created 2011 movie was.


  7. Muppets Most WantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | Mountain Xpress

    Despite bringing back the director and writer of The Muppets , which reimagined Jim Henson's creations as a modern film franchise, whatever charm that existed in the 2011 film has vanished in its sequel, Muppets Most Wanted .


  8. Four Stories and Seven Hours or So - Notes on a Quadruple Feature:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | River Cities' Reader

    ... second viewing, because director James Bobin's follow-up turns out to be a riot - not as charming or clever as The Muppets , but filled with so many hysterically random throwaway bits that I find myself frequently teary-eyed with laughter. In all ...


  9. REVIEW: Muppets Most WantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | Basingstoke Gazette

    CREATED almost 60 years ago by Jim Henson, Kermit The Frog and his hand-operated chums gained a new lease of life in 2011 with the release of the seventh feature film, snappily entitled The Muppets.


  10. FILMS: Muppets Most WantedRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    ... entertainment for all others. It's Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn meets "Hogan's Heroes" as an unlikely plot twist sends the Muppets' gentle leader, Kermit the Frog (voice of Steve Whitmire), to a Siberian gulag. His imprisonment comes courtesy of Russian - ...


  11. Davis: Divergent follows the big moneyRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | Kelowna Capital News

    ... next two books, Insurgent and Allegiant to be released as movies over the next few years. After the success of The Muppets reboot two years ago, director James Bobin and writer Nicholas Stoller were rehired to do the same on a sequel. Muppets Most ...


  12. Together Again: Muppets Most Wanted is a great caperRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | River Front Times

    If you count forward from Jim Henson 's mid-1960s TV appearances with a fringy pup named Rowlf and the lizard, made from an old winter coat, who would later become Kermit the Frog , the Muppets have outlived most of their early puppet peers by more than two generations: You don't see any contemporary movies being built around Topo Gigio or Seor ... (more)


  13. Gervais: My best buddy's a MuppetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | Salisbury Journal

    ... his villainous amphibian co-star Constantine after they worked together on the latest Disney sequel. "I've loved the Muppets for years. I grew up with them. But I never met Constantine, my co-star and evil Russian frog friend, and he's now my new ...


  14. 'Muppets Most Wanted' is a worthy, but not great, sequelRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | SeacoastOnline

    ... number suggesting Disney wanted another pay day. "All we need now is a half-decent plot," and "How about the Muppets go on a world tour?" - sing Kermit, Fozzie, Gonzo and Miss Piggy. James Bobin, who directed the 2011 smash "The Muppets," is back ...


  15. 'Muppets Most Wanted' finds another rainbow connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 |

    When it comes to family entertainment, the Muppets have been the biggest names in their game for over thirty years.


  16. Will the Real Kermit the Frog Please Stand Up?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | The New Yorker

    When Disney released "The Muppets," in 2011, it was the opening salvo in a bid to relaunch a neglected brand, and it worked.


  17. VIDEOS + REVIEW: 'Muppets Most Wanted' Is Furry FunRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 |

    By Leslie Combemale aka Cinema Siren Jim Henson's The Muppets are officially an American treasure.


  18. "In the annals of Hollywood, no puppet has seen more success on the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | Folio Weekly

    ... Constantine, as well. Chillingly, the script - by director James Bobin and Nicholas Stoller, returning from the Muppets' recent big-screen outing - does not reveal why Constantine is considered "the world's most dangerous frog," but as the film ...


  19. Divergent hits $56 million to take US No.1 as Muppets sequel strugglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2014 | IndieLondon

    ... muster $16.5 million on its US debut, way behind the $41 million that its predecessor, the Jason Segel penned The Muppets took over the Thanksgiving holiday in 2011 to spawn the sequel. James Bobin returned to direct the sequel, which also boasts a ...


  20. 'Most Wanted' isn't the Muppets at their bestRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... Most Wanted" loses much of the charm generated by Jason Segal and Amy Adams in the series' dazzling 2011 reboot "The Muppets." With engaging live performers at the forefront, that movie had the verve of a classic musical comedy. The follow-up relies ...