Tag Archive: Jason Segel

[Review] THE MUPPETS revitalises Jim Henson’s beloved franchise

Jim Henson’s treasured puppet creations The Muppets are back on the big screen after a 12 year absence, following the disappointing 1999 outing Muppets From Space. This reinvention, simply titled The Muppets and directed by James Bobin (Flight of the Conchords), has finally hit international theatres following a brilliant and seemingly endless viral campaign. It’s the first Muppets release since Disney …

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[Watch] THE MUPPETS take over Bollywood in one final (?) parody trailer + ‘On Set with The Muppets’ featurette

We thought we had seen the last of The Muppets‘ parody trailers with the super-meta last one, in which they parodied their own parody trailers. But I guess we should have known better, because they’re inconceivably back with another! This time The Muppets take on Bollywood in a brief musical parody which focuses on the …

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[Watch] 1 minute of THE MUPPETS opening song and dance sequence

One minute of The Muppets opening song and dance number was released online today, and the scene is a really fun way to introduce new Muppet Walter and his human friend Gary (Jason Segel). It’s nice to see some musical footage after a slew of parody trailers, as fun as they were, and I think …

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[Watch] THE MUPPETS final parody trailer mocks PARANORMAL ACTIVITY & TWILIGHT

Disney’s campaign for The Muppets has been highly entertaining and successful, from the hilarious range of parody trailers and theatrical trailers to the music video. A final parody trailer starring The Muppets was released today, featuring digs at Twilight: Breaking Dawn, Happy Feet, Paranormal Activity and Puss in Boots. Not surprisingly, it’s another terrifically fun trailer and if you’re not excited for this …

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[Watch] New THE MUPPETS Theatrical Trailer, Promo + Soundtrack update

The Muppets marketing campaign has been highly entertaining so far, with a series of hilarious parody trailers as well as an OK GO music video. We were also treated to a fun promo this week of The Muppets characters behaving badly in the theatre. But despite the abundance of promotion material, we still know very little about …

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