Grodin and Diana Rigg star
in a mirthful 50's style Muppet crime
caper with jewels, chases, romance,
daring stunts, and synchronised swimming!
Kermit and Fozzie
are investigative reporters for the
Daily Chronicle. With Gonzo as their
ace staff photographer and stuntman
extraordinaire, they head for London
to track down a gang of jewel thieves.
The trail leads them to an exclusive
fashion house, where they meet the
elegant Lady Holiday (Diana Rigg),
who has a penchant for precious gems,
and a suave brother Nicky (Charles
Grodin) with a weakness for stealing
Kermit and Co.
are assisted in their quest by the
irrepressible Miss Piggy who has one
eye on being a famous model and the
other on her beloved frog.
The movie features
the infamous bicycle riding scene
where Muppets show they can do anything
humans can. It also marks the debut
of Miss Piggy and her synchronised
Together with cameo
appearances by John Cleese,
Robert Morley and Peter
Ustinov, the Muppets set out to
apprehend villains, retrieve jewels
and go for that magical happy ending!
David Lazer & Frank