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Aug 1: Capitol Theatre Summer Movie Extravaganza – The Muppet Movie
Two Show Times @ 3:00 pm and 7:00 pm
The Muppet Movie is the seventh of a ten movie Summer Movie Extravaganza at the Capitol Theatre. Concessions are sold at both movies, Beer/Wine is sold at the evening movie.
About the Movie
After Kermit the Frog decides to pursue a movie career, he starts his cross-country trip from Florida to California. Along the way, he meets and befriends Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, Gonzo and rock musicians Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem. When Kermit is offered a job by Doc Hopper (Charles Durning) to advertise the fried frog legs at his restaurant chain, Kermit turns Hopper down. However, Hopper refuses to relent and pursues Kermit and his companions to a final showdown.
G ‧ 1979 ‧ Adventure/Comedy ‧ 1h 35m
Director: James Frawley
Writers: Jerry Juhl, Jack Burns
Stars: Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson
"The Muppet Movie not only stars the Muppets but, for the first time, shows us their feet."Roger Ebert of the Chicago Sun-Times