“Muppets Take Siberia”: I’m in AmSpec

reviewing an actual movie which exists:

The new Muppet movie, Muppets Most Wanted, is basically 1981′s Great Muppet Caper if you make Kermit self-pitying, Piggy helpless, and Russia the villain. Also, there are several gulag dance scenes.

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