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Life’s a happy song when you’re dealing with a rainbow connection. Life’s also pretty good when a new Muppet sequel battles the original Muppet sequel in this week’s Film Face-off.

Muppets Most Wanted continues where The Muppets (2011) leaves off. It also marks the eighth theatrical film for the Muppets. I’m a big fan. I teared up the first two times I watched The Muppets and we have a minimalist Muppets poster… Continue reading Film Face-off: 'The Great Muppet Caper' vs. 'Muppets Most Wanted'

Here’s your 3-day box office returns (new releases bolded):

1. Divergent – $ 56.0 million ($ 56.0 million total)

2. Muppets Most Wanted – $ 16.5 million ($ 16.5 million total)

3. Mr. Peabody & Sherman – $ 11.7 million ($ 81.0 million total)

4. 300: Rise of an Empire – $ 8.6 million ($ 93.7 million total)

5. God’s Not Dead – $ 8.5 million ($ 8.5 million total)

6. Need for Speed -

Guardians%20Header Poster Crop Quiz: Can You Guess These Movies with Ties to the Muppets?Start the music and light the lights, readers, because it’s time for another Poster-Crop Quiz. This week, we are celebrating the release of Muppets Most Wanted with a quiz centered around its many cameos. Since the very first Muppet Movie, celebrity cameos have been a hallmark of this franchise, and Muppets Most Wanted is no exception.

We’ve gathered a poster each from the catalog of 10 of Most

john%20henson%20dead John Henson Dead: Son of Muppets Creator Jim Henson Dies of Massive Sudden Heart Attack at 48D Dipasupil/Getty Images

John Henson, the 48-year-old son of late Muppets genius Jim Henson, died of a “sudden massive heart attack” on Friday.

Henson’s death was confirmed by The Jim Henson Company on Saturday, which posted the news of his passing to the company’s official Facebook page.

Henson, like his father, Jim, and mother, Jane, was a puppeteer. His credits include work on “The… Continue reading John Henson Dead: Son of Muppets Creator Jim Henson Dies of 'Massive Sudden' Heart Attack at 48

lady gaga muppets holiday opening number Lady Gaga and the Muppets live blog, GIFs   join our holiday spectacular9:33 — The opening number is Rocket Number Nine Take off for the Planet Venus by Sun Ra, which … if we had had to guess the opening song for this, we literally never would’ve guessed that song if we had until the end of time. But this psychedelic trip opening is everything we were hoping for.

9:36 — Hi, Kristen Bell! Love you… Continue reading 'Lady Gaga and the Muppets' live blog, GIFs - join our holiday spectacular