Hollywood industry keeps on releasing the flicks after flicks. The movies are churned out there in abundance since it is a need as the entertainment industry has the biggest fan following in the entire world. People are crazy after the films and the stars of Hollywood. The latest to release this week is The Muppets directed by James Bobin starring Jason Segel, Amy Adams, Chris Cooper and Rashida Jones in the lead. The film’s genre is children’s drama and comedy.
The Muppets marks the comeback of Jim Henson’ dearly loved fuzzy creations. This vivacious comic caper musical is there to your entertainment.
Jason Segel does various jobs at this junction like co-writing the flick, actor and executive producer of the film. James Bobin directs this venture, who is widely famous for co-creating with Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement the famous Flight of the Conchords of HBO. The actress opposite Jason, Amy Adams is the one whose evolution from enacting the character of a sharp waitress (in the flick ‘The Fighter) to the character of the innocent school teacher is what all the moviegoers loved to watch. There are some of the stars who essay the cartoonish wickedness in the saga like Chris Cooper.
The Muppets begins with a mosaic letting the viewers introduce the role of Walter, who is a Muppet hailed in Small town. This Muppet finds himself the first ever and the one of his own type till the day when he comes to know about an older Muppet extravaganza replay, after this, he gets inevitably motionless. He fastens the belts along with his brother Gary (Jason Segel) and his brother’s fiancé Mary (Amy Adams) to head to Los Angeles to bump into his idols so that they get their studio evacuated which is about to get torn down by Tex Richman (Cooper), who is an ominous mogul who wants the reserves of the oil under it. What happens next forms the story!
The film is a class to watch. A never to be missed product that is though targeted to the children but can equally be liked to be watched by youngsters and all age groups. The execution by James Bobin is a wonderful work. The script is great and well penned by Jason Segel and Jim Heson. The cinematography is a work of art. Editing is crispy. The storyline is classy and novel.
On the part of the star cast, all appeal with their well-delivered tasks. The ones whom mention is necessary include Jason Segel, Amy Adams and Chris Cooper. They are simply brilliant in their respective jobs.
On the whole, the movie that was made with the estimated budget of $50,000,000, is a well-tailored project that has potential to be sold like hot cakes at the box office. The Muppets is a classy product, every moviegoers wants to stay with from the beginning till the finale.
- Film Critic: Goher Iqbal Punn
Producer: Todd Lieberman
Director: James Bobin
Cast: Jason Segel, Amy Adams, Chris Cooper and Rashida Jones
Writers: Jim Henson and Jeson Segel