Tuesday, 1 March 2011

Photo Archive: The Great Muppet Caper (1981)

'Every normal person, in fact, is only normal on the average. His ego approximates to that of the Muppet in some part or other and to a greater or lesser extent. '
                                                                                                      Sigmund Freud

The Muppets' second big-screen blitz didn't have the cracked charm of 1979's The Muppet Movie or the staying power of their later literary adaptations, but it did have Kermit cycling through Regent's Park in a scene of towering somehow-wrongness that chills ERH's bones to this day, as well as the sensual delights of 'Miss Piggy's Fantasy' - a sequence that has led many men-of-a-certain-age to place La Porca alongside Julie Newmar's Catwoman, Betty Rubble and Wilma Deering off 'Buck Rogers' in the distant, hallowed halls of their sexual awakening.

Click through for more 'Muppet mayhem'...

Photo Archive: The Great Muppet Caper (1981)

Click pics to greatly engonzo...

How can WE become a 'Director of Muppet Building'?!?
"What I want you to do in this scene, guys, is... FOCUS!"
How, Hollywood? HOW?
She climbs...
... she swims...
... she's Porce Majeure!
Yep, ERH knows that feelin!

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