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  1. 'Muppets' Press Conference Calls Out Fox Business Network for 'Communist' Comments (Video)

    11:04 am PST 01/30/2012
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    Kermit and Miss Piggy, aided by their puppeteers, sound off to London reporters on recent accusations the film promotes a "dangerous liberal agenda." READ MORE

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  2. Oscars 2012: Why Only Two Nominees for Best Original Song? (Analysis)

    7:00 am PST 01/25/2012
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    "Man or Muppet" from The Muppets and "Real in Rio" from Rio were the only songs to receive nominations Tuesday morning, shutting out Elton John's work on "Gnomeo & Juliet," Pink's song in "Happy Feet 2" and Zooey Deschanel's track from "Winnie the Pooh." READ MORE

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  3. 'The Muppets' Star Jason Segel Shares Details of Date With YouTube Fan (Video)

    8:57 pm PST 01/09/2012
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    The creator of "Jason Segel Song" and her twin sister accompanied the actor to the Chicago Film Critics awards. READ MORE

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  4. 10 Media Missteps of 2011: THR Year in Review

    9:57 am PST 12/23/2011
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    From Anderson Cooper's giggle-fest to a Fox anchor accidentally reporting President Obama's death, THR looks at some of the year's big television news gaffes that made headline news. READ MORE

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  5. Fox Business News Calls the Muppets Communist

    10:00 am PST 12/22/2011
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    The Fox Business network calls the Muppets communist and movie's director James Bobin responds. READ MORE

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  6. 'Muppets' Director James Bobin Addresses Fox Business Network's Communist Allegation

    12:40 pm PST 12/09/2011
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    At the Dubai Film Festival for the movie's Middle East premiere, the helmer talked to THR about the communism rumors, in addition to following Jim Henson's footsteps and working with Miss Piggy. READ MORE

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  7. The Producers Behind 'The Muppets' On What It's Like to Relaunch A Classic, and the Possibility of a Sequel

    4:17 pm PST 12/08/2011
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    EXECUTIVE SUITE: Mandeville Films' David Hoberman and Todd Lieberman also discuss the pressure of turning theme-park rides into films ("Jungle Cruise" and "Swiss Family Robinson" are upcoming) and reveal "Phineas & Ferb" details. READ MORE

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  8. Fox Business Network Calls Muppets Communist; Debate Goes Viral

    4:22 pm PST 12/05/2011
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    A segment on the network was highlighted by Media Matters, reigniting a conversation about whether or not there are political messages in children's movies. READ MORE

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  9. Box Office Report: 'Twilight' Leads Second Slowest Weekend of 2011 With $16.9 Mil

    9:41 am PST 12/04/2011
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    "Muppets" stays safely at No. 2 with $11.2 million; the dreaded NC-17 rating doesn't stop "Shame" from claiming the best location average of the weekend as it opens in five cities. READ MORE

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  10. Box Office Report: 'Twilight: Breaking Dawn' Leads Ho-Hum Weekend With $5.5 Mil Friday

    9:30 am PST 12/03/2011
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    Disney's "Muppets" safely stays at No. 2, while "Hugo" and "Arthur Christmas" compete for No. 3; award darlings, including the NC-17 “Shame,” do strong business. READ MORE

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  11. 'Sesame Street' Debuts in Afghanistan

    2:40 pm PST 12/02/2011
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    The tried-and-true children's program has partnered with Tolo TV and Lemar TV to produce, Baghch-e-Simsim, a local version with Muppets from the show. READ MORE

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  12. Box Office Preview: 'Shame,' Oscar Contenders Jockey for Position as Awards Season Heats Up

    7:01 pm PST 12/01/2011
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    The Fox Searchlight drama hopes to overcome the stigma associated with the NC-17 rating; so far, Cinemark is the only exhibitor refusing to play the Michael Fassbender film. READ MORE

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  13. Why the World Premiere of 'MI:4' Will Put Dubai on the Map

    3:58 am PST 11/30/2011
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    The Dubai International Film Festival has become the focal point for the film industry in one of the fastest-growing markets in the world. READ MORE

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  14. Box Office Report: 'Twilight: Breaking Dawn' Powers Thanksgiving, Nears $500 Mil Worldwide

    10:15 am PST 11/27/2011
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    "The Muppets" easily wins the family race with $42 million, while the jury's out on "Arthur Christmas" and "Hugo"; the specialty box office surges with "The Artist," "My Week with Marilyn" and "Dangerous Method" READ MORE

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  15. Box Office Report: 'Muppets' Are Back With Projected $40 Mil Debut

    9:44 am PST 11/26/2011
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    Among other family films, "Happy Feet Two" leads over "Arthur Christmas," which is in close race with Martin Scorsese's "Hugo"; George Clooney starrer "Descendants" doing big business. READ MORE

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  16. Tim Burton Balloon Debuts at Macy's Thanksgiving Parade

    11:10 am PST 11/24/2011
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    Mary J. Blige, Cee Lo Green, Neil Diamond and the Muppets also took part in the annual event. READ MORE

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  17. Box Office Report: 'Twilight: Breaking Dawn' and 'Muppets' Rule Thanksgiving

    9:49 am PST 11/24/2011
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    The latest pic in Summit Entertainment franchise eyes $55 million-$58 million five-day gross, followed by "Muppets" with a debut in the $40 million range; "Arthur Christmas" hopes to hit $20 million, while "Hugo" makes a more limited play. READ MORE

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  18. Kristen Schaal Reveals Inspiration to Move to New York: The Muppets (Video)

    5:12 pm PST 11/23/2011
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    “Modern Family’s” Rico Rodriguez also spoke with THR at the film’s Hollywood premiere. READ MORE

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  19. VIDEO: Kristen Schaal 'The Muppets' Premiere

    5:06 pm PST 11/23/2011
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    Kristen Schaal give us her favorite Muppets movie and how it influenced her life and also what it was like to be back working with director James Bobin. READ MORE

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  20. Bret McKenzie Shares 'Hobbit' Set Stories; Talks 'Flight of the Conchords' Movie (Video)

    4:28 pm PST 11/23/2011
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    The actor spoke with THR at the Muppets premiere, for which he served as music supervisor. READ MORE

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  21. VIDEO: Bret McKenzie Talks 'Muppets'

    4:08 pm PST 11/23/2011
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    The actor and musician, who served as music supervisor for the Disney film, shares his favorite characters and what it was like to reunite with director James Bobin. READ MORE

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