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The Muppets Take Manhattan

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Director: Frank Oz Run Time: 94 min. Format: DCP Rating: G Release Year: 1984

Starring: Dave Goelz, David Rudman, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Jim Henson, Richard Hunt, Steve Whitmire

Kermit and friends go to New York to get their musical on Broadway in Frank Oz’s musical comedy THE MUPPETS TAKE MANHATTAN.

Broadway bound, the Muppets take Manhattan by storm in this magical musical about breaking into show business! Fresh out of college, Kermit, Fozzie and the entire cast of Kermit’s musical “Manhattan Melodies” head for the Big Apple with plans to turn their small play into a big hit! All they need now is someone to produce their show! But when no one in town will even meet with them, it’s up to Kermit to believe hard enough for all of his friends that the show WILL go on! Family entertainment has never been more fun than this comedy marking Frank Oz’s solo directorial debut.

Part of Nitehawk’s April MUSICAL BRUNCH series.