The Muppet Movie Minute 8: It Adds That Little Whimsy

We wrap up Rainbow Connection and watch a fisherman paddle over to Kermit’s log.

 

NOTES AND RESEARCH

Rainbow Connection

The voice might be one and the same.

I’ve heard it too many times to ignore it.

It’s something that I’m supposed to be.

Someday we’ll find it, the rainbow connection, the lovers, the dreamers and me.

La-da-da, de-da-da-do

La-da-da-da-da-de-da-do

 

An on set photo of Jim Henson with Kermit
Kermit on Set of the Muppet Movie (A Getty image)

Dom Deluise

  • This is a serious call for help
  • Oh, you, you with the banJO
  • Does a fantastic job getting right to the log
  • Mel Brooks Films

(These are mostly my thoughts and observations. I have occasionally added some of Annie’s thoughts after the recording. I have done my best to attribute info where needed. Many of the more common facts about the film and The Muppets are not directly attributed to any one source. It is not my intention to claim all of the above information as my own. If you find a place that needs attribution, please contact me with the source and I will be happy to add it.)