Muppet Babies
714 At the Movies
Air Date October 27, 1990
Written by Hank Saroyan
J.R. Young

After Uncle Statler and Uncle Waldorf announce they will open their own movie theater, the babies jump into their favorite movies. Johnny 5 from Short Circuit helps Scooter find a movie that fits him.

Plot

The Babies get excited when they learn that Uncle Statler and Uncle Waldorf are opening their own movie theater. The tots fantasize about going to the new theater.

Baby Animal eats all the snacks at the snack bar. Baby Fozzie messes up the Universal Pictures logo at the beginning of a film. Baby Skeeter watches the "biggest Western movie ever". Baby Scooter also finds himself in a robot movie, while Baby Bean Bunny tries to find Bambi to watch. Baby Piggy once again fantasizes about being a big movie star.

Characters

Muppet Babies: Baby Kermit, Baby Piggy, Baby Fozzie, Baby Gonzo, Baby Rowlf, Baby Scooter, Baby Skeeter, Baby Animal
Supporting Characters: Nanny, Baby Bean Bunny, Uncle Statler and Uncle Waldorf

Trivia

  • The robot character Scooter meets, Johnny 5, is the star of the movies Short Circuit and Short Circuit 2 (the latter title appears on a poster, and is the source of the clip footage). Johnny 5 was puppeteered and voiced by Tim Blaney (and dubbed here by Greg Berg).


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