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The Muppet Movie

1979

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  • Hopper's presence makes this the best cinematic depiction of the Muppets, not only for the focus it provides to the story, but for the manner in which he demonstrates the Muppets' key quality. Despite Hopper's villainy, the film never deals with him harshly, even as a source of ridicule. The latter defines Muppet humor: frequently complex and dark, but never aimed too hard at anyone.