Overall Rank: 11731
Average Rating: 2.3/4
# of Ratings: 62
Theatrical Release Date: 07/14/1999
Genre: Family, Comedy
MPAA Rating: G
Director: Tim Hill
Actors: Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire, Bill Barretta, Frank Oz, Jeffrey Tambor, F. Murray Abraham
Plot: When Gonzo's breakfast cereal tells him that he's the descendant of aliens from another planet, his attempts at extraterrestrial communication get him kidnapped by a secret government agency, prompting the Muppets to spring into action.
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Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 06/07/2019
A sad low point for Jim Henson's beloved creations, "Muppets From Space" is absolutely dreadful.
Matthew Brady - wrote on 02/22/2014
The Muppets at they best. When Gonzo's breakfast cereal tells him that he's the descendant of aliens from another planet, his attempts at extraterrestrial communication get him kidnapped by a secret government agency, prompting the Muppets to spring into action. This movie has action and drama at the end and this movie makes fun of all of that and that's what the muppest do.
mitchellyoung - wrote on 07/23/2011
Far from the classic nostalgia of the earlier Muppets film. The comedy here is a little stale and a Gonzo-centric storyline doesn't really work. Some fun cameos, as usual, but the actual plot isn't as endearing as the past films.
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JLFM - wrote on 04/12/2012
Muppets From Space, is exactly what I would describe as mediocre. While not completely terrible, it brings nothing new to the table. Muppets From Space offers some good gags, and a lot of bad gags. Muppets From Space isn't a bad movie, it's just not a good one.
But the muppets can be so much better than this. Mediocre is not what we expect from the muppets.
This is the story of Gonzo, trying to figure out what species he is. Turns out, he's an alien. But the government kidnaps him, and it's up to Kermit and Co to rescue him in a dull and generic prison-break.
Muppets make appealing jokes, and just as many unfunny ones. But if you think the muppets are bad, wait till you meet the humans. The humans make almost no good jokes.
Also, despite the modest running time, the movie …
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