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A Toast to The Great Muppet Caper (Glasses)

With the new movie The Muppets not too far from release, Muppet mania is accelerating and it’s making me feel nostalgic for The Great Muppet Caper and this set of glasses from McDonald’s that I owned back in 1981. Unfortunately I no longer have the set but my itch for the Muppets is making hunt for a set on eBay.

The Great Muppet Caper is my personal favorite Muppet movie. Most people say The Muppet Movie or The Muppets Take Manhattan is their favorite. There is just something extra appealing about the Muppets involved in a light-hearted mystery. Which is your favorite Muppet film?

Hilarious 1979 Camera Test from “The Great Muppet Caper”

In 1979 Jim Henson and Frank Oz participated in a series of camera test in England for The Great Muppet Caper. The test is sometimes noisy, but it is completely ad-libbed by Henson and Oz and shows just how clever these two could be even unscripted. Amazing chemistry…

1979 Muppet Movie Camera Test – Part One of Two

1979 Muppet Movie Camera Test – Part Two of Two