At long last, the secret of just what the Great Gonzo happens to be is revealed! As Gonzo and his friend Rizzo hit the road in search of their roots, Gonzo makes a shocking discovery: his parents are actually space aliens from another galaxy. After announcing this startling news on Miss Piggy's talk show (hey, if Ricki Lake and Rosie O'Donnell can do it, why not Miss Piggy?), Gonzo finds himself the subject of a dark and mysterious government conspiracy, led by the nefarious K. Edgar Singer (Jeffrey Tambor). In time, Gonzo is forced to choose: should he hop on board the UFO and sail off to live with his family, or stay on Earth with the friends he knows and loves? Muppets From Space once again pairs the late Jim Henson's creations with a stellar cast of human beings, including F. Murray Abraham, David Arquette, Ray Liotta, and Andie MacDowell.~Mark Deming
Music vide: "Shining Star" by the Dust Brothers featuring Jeymes
Dave GoelzBirdman, Bunsen Honeydew, Gonzo, Waldorf
Jeffrey TamborK. Edgar Singer
Steve WhitmireKermit The Frog/Rizzo The Rat/Cosmic Fish No. 1
Jerry NelsonRobin, Statler, Ubergonzo
Brian HensonDr. Phil Van Neuter, Sal Minella
Frank OzAnimal, Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, Sam Eagle
For almost $10, it's worth it. I've always been a muppets fan, but I somehow missed this one. If you like the Muppets you'll probably enjoy this entry.
I would recommend this to a friend
Rating 5 out of 5 stars with 1 review
A childhood classic
I watched a lot of Jim Hension studio stuff as a kid, and I'm thrilled to find the pieces as an adult. They really do have an intelligent, sweet-natured charm that is both appealing to adults and child-appropreate. We bought this to share with my five year old niece.