Keyword: puppets

Muppets

The Muppets (2011)

Rated: PG Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 11/22/2011
On vacation in Los Angeles, Walter, the world's biggest Muppet fan, his brother Gary and Gary's girlfriend Mary from Smalltown, USA, discover the nefarious plan of oilman Tex Richman to raze the Muppet Theater and drill for the oil recently discovered beneath the Muppets' former stomping grounds. To stage a telethon and raise the $10 million needed to save the theater, Walter, Mary and Gary help...
Muppets Most Wanted

Muppets Most Wanted (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 112 minutes Release date: 03/20/2014
The Muppets gang go on a global tour, selling out grand theaters in some of Europe's most exciting destinations, including Berlin, Madrid and London. But mayhem follows the Muppets overseas, as they find themselves unwittingly entangled in an international crime caper headed by Constantine-the World's Number One Criminal and a dead ringer for Kermit-and his dastardly sidekick Dominic, aka Number...
Rehearsal For A Sicilian Tragedy

Rehearsal For A Sicilian Tragedy (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 76 minutes Release date: 12/02/2011
Actor John Turturro takes audiences on an intimate journey to his maternal homeland of Sicily. There, while exploring the island's vanishing traditions, he is taken under the wing of one of the puppet theater's few remaining practitioners, Mimmo Cuticchio, who instructs him in the distinctively Sicilian art of puppetry.

Tomorrow We Disappear (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 80 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
The puppeteers, performers, and magicians of the Kathputli colony in Delhi are the last slum-dweller-artists of their kind. When their land is sold to high-rise developers, they must fight for the only home they know. Fending off relocation, they struggle to keep their mystical Indian folk arts alive and to conserve what beauty remains as they are forced into someone else's vision of the future.
Dir: Adam Weber
With: N/A

I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Caroll Spinney has been Sesame Street's Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch since 1969, and at 78 years old, he has no intention of stopping. Here, we peel away the instances in Caroll's life that inspired his creation of characters that influenced generations of kids.
Dir: Dave LaMattina
With: N/A

The Man Who Made Angels Fly (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012
Michael Meschke is one of the world's top puppeteers. At the age of five, he escaped with his family from Nazi Germany to Sweden. After graduation, Meschke traveled the world with his puppet ensemble for over six decades. During his journey, he amassed a collection of over 3,000 marionettes that must now vacate the basement storage in a Stockholm museum. But each puppet has its own unmistakable...
Dir: Wiktoria Szymańska
With: N/A
Terry Fator: Live In Concert

Terry Fator: Live In Concert (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/20/2014
Terry Fator: Live In Concert sees Fator tackling Broadway, Bieber and The Four Seasons - and that's with just one of his puppets. Familiar characters Emma Taylor, the little girl with the big voice, and Winston, the impersonating turtle, are joined by new faces Monty Carlo, the lounge singer, and Berry Fabulous, the hip-hop diva, in the totally rewritten and revamped Vegas show featuring comedic...
Dir: N/A
With: Terry Fator