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Muppet Treasure Island (1996)

February 21, 2016 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM


UCLA Film & Television Archive and the Hammer Museum present “Family Flicks.”

Muppet Treasure Island (1996)
Directed by B. Henson

Gonzo and Rizzo accompany young orphan Jim Hawkins on a perilous adventure in search of buried treasure, in this zany musical take on Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic tale of intrigue on the high seas. Featuring your favorite Muppets, including Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy and Fozzie Bear, the film also stars Tim Curry as the slippery, scurvy Long John Silver.

Production: Walt Disney Pictures, Jim Henson Productions. Distribution: Buena Vista Pictures Distribution. Producer: Martin G. Baker, Brian Henson. Director: B. Henson. Based on a novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. Screenwriter: Jerry Juhl, Kirk R. Thatcher, James V. Hart. Cinematographer: John Fenner. Production Design: Val Strazovec. Editor: Michael Jablow. Composer: Hans Zimmer. With: Tim Curry, Steve Whitmire, Frank Oz, Dave Goelz, Billy Connolly.

35mm, color, 99 min.

Note: recommended for ages 6+

More Info: UCLA Film & Television Archive Website


February 21, 2016
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Billy Wilder Theater
10899 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90024 United States