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The Muppet Movie 40th Anniversary Celebration

Jun 22 — Jun 23, 2019

Hosted by Craig Shemin, President of The Jim Henson Legacy

With special guests Ed Christie (puppet designer/builder) and Calista Hendrickson (Muppet costume designer) on Saturday, June 22

With special guest actor Austin Pendleton (Max) on Sunday, June 23

It has been 40 years since Kermit first sang “Rainbow Connection” in this road picture filled with cameo appearances, running gags, and Academy Award–nominated music by Paul Williams. MoMI is celebrating with two anniversary screenings, each with special guests and prizes for lucky audience members.