Muppet Show:season One

Directed By: Jim Henson Frank Oz

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by FL Gun Owner on 1/9/2011

I grew up with this and now my children can enjoy it as well. What's not to like (or should I say LOVE) about "The Muppet Show"? These will entertain us for generations!!!

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It's time to raise the curtain on The Muppet Show! Join Kermit, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, the Swedish Chef, and more in the first season of this groundbreaking twist on the classic Variety Show. Contains all 24 episodes, which have been completely restored and remastered. The bonus features also include something you were never meant to see: the original "pitch reel" that propelled the Muppets' blend of original songs, sketch comedy, and guest stars into a primetime hit for all ages! Come discover for yourself the most sensational, inspirational, celebrational, Muppetational pleasures of The Muppet Show Season One!


Studio Buena Vista Home Entertainment
SKU 40718155
UPC 786936285833
UPC 14 00786936285833
Format DVD
Release Date 2/13/2015
Comedy Skits
Family (General)
Television Programs
Television Shows
Television/TV Series
Editors Note
Note Perhaps the strangest variety show ever to air on television, the wildly popular MUPPET SHOW helped to spawn an entire series starring Jim Henson's crew of puppet comedians. Combining musical numbers with comedy, THE MUPPET SHOW centered on the efforts of Kermit the Frog and his team of performers to put on a weekly show, featuring both the onstage acts as well as the backstage problems. Each week a new guest star, among the most distinguished entertainers of the time, would appear to participate in some of the skits and assist Kermit in making order out of the backstage chaos. Although the humor of THE MUPPET SHOW was often more adult and occasionally risqué than the later Muppet endeavors, it was still appropriate for every member of the family. SEASON ONE contains all 24 episodes of the program's first year (the 1976-77 television season), and features guest stars who are still well-known today, such as Lena Horne, Peter Ustinov, Candice Bergen, Vincent Price, and many others.
Jim Henson
Frank Oz
Name Muppet Show
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Cast & Crew
Jack Burns - Writer
Jim Henson - Producer
Jim Henson - Voice Of
Jim Henson - Writer
Philip Carson - Director
Dave Goelz - Voice Of
David Chandler, et. al. - Art Director
David Lazer - Executive Producer
Eren Ozker - Voice Of
Frank Oz - Voice Of
Jerry Nelson - Voice Of
Jim Henson, et. al. - Writer
John Hawkins - Editor
John Lovelady - Voice Of
Lynsey De Paul - Original Music By
Peter Friedman - Voice Of
Peter Harris - Director
Philip Casson - Director
Richard Hunt - Voice Of
Tim Waddell - Editor
Technical Info
Catalog ID 4036403
UPC 00786936285833
Running Time 604 minutes
Original Language English
Available Audio Tracks English
Aspect Ratio
Standard  1.33:1 [4:3]
Winner (1981) Emmy, Jerry Juhl, et. al., Outstanding Writing in a Variety, Music or Comedy Program
Winner (1980) Emmy, John Hawkins, Outstanding Video Tape Editing for a Series
Winner (1979) British Academy Awards, John Hawkins, Best VTR Editor
Winner (1978) British Academy Awards, Jim Henson, Most Original Programme/Series,Emmy, David Lazer, et. al., Outstanding Comedy-Variety or Music Series
Winner (1977) British Academy Awards, Jim Henson, et. al., Best Light Entertainment Programme,Emmy, Rita Moreno, Outstanding Continuing or Single Performance by a Supporting Actress in Variety or Music
DVD, Pan and Scan (TV Format), Aspect Ratio 1.33.1, Pitch Reel, Gag Reel, Pilot, Featurette
Product Attributes
Actor Muppet Show
Label Buena Vista Home Video
Video Format DVD
David Johnson, DVD Verdict ...transported me back to a simpler, funnier time that featured a maniacal, incoherent drummer and barnyard animals flying through the air.
Jonathan Boudreaux, ...just as funny, imaginative, and magical as you remember, and...will make a welcome addition to your collection.
Keith Phipps, The Onion A.V. Club ...a place where avant-garde performance art...the post-'60s counterculture, and tomorrow's kids all made sense together...
MaryAnn Johanson, The Flick Filosopher There may be no greater touchstone among the childhood entertainments of Generation X...
Randall Cyrenne, Animated Views of the finest variety shows in television essential part of any TV-on-DVD collection.

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