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Shot on location in New York during the summer of 1983, The Muppets Take Manhattan follows a group of star-struck college graduates who decide to take their variety show to the Big Apple. These aspiring thespians include Kermit (voice by Jim Henson), Miss Piggy, Fozzie, Animal (voices by Frank Oz) and Gonzo (voice by Dave Goelz).

MPAA Rating G
Theatrical Release July 13, 1984
Director Jim Henson
Cast Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Dave Goelz
Run Time 94
1998 Sony Pictures Official Movie Website

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