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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. '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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. VIDEO: Bret McKenzie Shares 'Hobbit' Set Stories; Talks 'Flight of the Conchords' Movie (Video)

    3:59 pm PST 11/23/2011
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    We ask Bret McKenzie if there is a 'Flight of the Conchords' movie in the near future. He also shares what it was like working with Peter Jackson on the set of 'The Hobbit.' READ MORE

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  16. VIDEO: Christophe Beck 'The Muppets' Premiere

    3:11 pm PST 11/23/2011
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    'Tower Heist' and 'The Muppets' composer Christophe Beck gives us his take on Brett Ratner being replaced as the producer of the Academy Awards. READ MORE

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  17. VIDEO: Rico Rodriguez 'The Muppets' Premiere

    3:11 pm PST 11/23/2011
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    'Modern Family' star Rico Rodriguez tells us about his cameo and his fear of Miss Piggy's karate chop. READ MORE

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  18. VIDEO: Nicholas Stoller 'The Muppets' Premiere

    3:11 pm PST 11/23/2011
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    Nicholas Stoller let us know how him and co-writer Jason Segel had to tone down thier writing style to make a Disney film. He also lets us know the hardest thing about making a Muppets movie. READ MORE

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  19. 'The Muppets' Cast Becomes Part of the 'Mahna Mahna Phenomahna' (Video)

    10:36 pm PST 11/22/2011
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    Rashida Jones, Neil Patrick Harris and Sarah Silverman join Kermit the Frog and others on the song, which previously made appearances on "The Muppet Show" and "Sesame Street." READ MORE

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  20. New Movie Reviews: 'Hugo,' 'The Muppets,' 'My Week With Marilyn' Hitting Theaters

    9:00 pm PST 11/22/2011
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    What is THR's critical take on the Thanksgiving weekend's new films? READ MORE

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  21. Box Office Preview: 'The Muppets' Likely to Win Thanksgiving Family Feud

    6:06 pm PST 11/22/2011
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    The Disney pic opens Wednesday, along with fellow PG films "Arthur Christmas" and Martin Scorsese's "Hugo;" the holiday also brings key specialty releases "The Artist," "My Week with Marilyn" and "A Dangerous Method." READ MORE

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