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The Great Muppet Murder  (1981)

Alternative Titles: Puppet Death, Who Had a Hand in it?, Ragtime

Genre: Children's

Muppet whodunit. Kermit, Fozzie, and the gang, investigate the suspicious death of Sesame Street's kindly old storeowner, Mr Loopa.

Just who put arsenic in the jellybeans? Just who put bleach in the twinkies? Just what the fucking hell are twinkies?

You are given a break 10 minutes before the end to make up your mind between the suspects: the Count, Scooter, Miss Piggy, Grover, Mr Snuffleuppagus and Janice.

Starring: Charles Grodin, Frank Oz and Moira Stewart.

The Count: "ONE! Ah-ah-ah... TWO! Ah-ah-ah..."

BIFTA Winner: Best Film I've Seen in Ages (1982)

Directed by: Jim Henson. US Colour.