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“The Muppets Take Manhattan” Debuts on 4K Ultra HD October 24th with New Director’s Commentary

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“The Muppets Take Manhattan” debuts on 4K Ultra HD on October 24th, 2023 – and included will be a new feature commentary with director Frank Oz!

Read below for all the details in the press release.

Broadway bound, the Muppets take Manhattan by storm in this magical musical about breaking into show business! Fresh out of college, Kermit, Fozzie and the entire cast of Kermit’s musical “Manhattan Melodies” head for the Big Apple with plans to turn their small play into a big hit! All they need now is someone to produce their show! But when no one in town will even meet with them, it’s up to Kermit to believe hard enough for all of his friends that the show WILL go on! Family entertainment has never been more fun than this comedy marking Frank Oz’s solo directorial debut.


  • Feature remastered in 4K resolution from the original camera negative with Dolby Vision, plus all-new Dolby Atmos immersive audio
    • 4K picture and Atmos sound mix approved by director Frank Oz
  • Also includes English 5.1 + mono
  • Special Feature:
    • NEW: Feature Commentary with Director Frank Oz


  • Feature presented in High Definition
  • 5.1 audio
  • Special Features:
    • Interview with Jim Henson
    • Muppetisms: Miss Piggy™ & Kermit the Frog™, Pepe™ and Fozzie Bear™


Directed By: Frank Oz
Produced By: David Lazer
Executive Producer: Jim Henson
Story By: Tom Patchett & Jay Tarses
Screenplay By: Frank Oz and Tom Patchett & Jay Tarses
Starring the Muppet Performers: Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire, Richard Hunt, Jerry Nelson
Cameo Guest Stars: Art Carney, James Coco, Dabney Coleman, Gregory Hines, Linda Lavin, Joan Rivers