Hallmark Previews Itty Bittys Collection for 2015

Frozen Itty Bittys from HallmarkHallmark has recently released its 2015 Itty Bittys checklist (PDF), featuring all the existing open edition plush plus upcoming seasonal limited editions. While there appears to be nothing new for the DC and Marvel licenses, Hallmark has plenty of plans for other existing licenses as well as adding additional licenses such as Peanuts (Snoopy, Charlie Brown, Linus and Lucy) as well as Halloween versions of Shaggy and Scooby-Doo and, of course, Disney’s Muppets.

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SNEAK PEEK: Muppets ‘Disney Drive-On’ Web Series Tackles ‘The Office’

'Muppets Drive-On'Perhaps working with Ricky Gervais on Muppets Most Wanted has benefited the Muppets – nay, all of us — in so many ways that it will take decades of sequels for us to fully realize them all. Fortunately, there may be one that we can realize just ahead of the Blu-ray release, and it is called ‘Disney Drive-On’ with the Muppets.

The plot is simple: Walter is the newest member of the Muppet family, so ‘Disney Drive-On’ gives us a taste of what his life is like working for Kermit the Frog et al on the Walt Disney Studios lot. As far as details go, well, we know the plot and that’s about it. We also have two sneak peek videos that were released today, the first being the show’s opening number:

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WATCH: ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ Statler and Waldorf Bonus Feature

'Muppets Most Wanted' Unnecessaruily Extended Edition on Blu-rayAhead of the home video release of Muppets Most Wanted: Unnecessarily Extended Edition on August 12, 2014, Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has shared the Statler and Waldorf cut, one of three to be featured, which you can find embedded below.

Starring Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, The Great Gonzo, Animal, Ricky Gervais as Dominic Badguy, Ty Burrell as Jean Pierre Napoleon and Tina Fey as Nadya the Prison Guard, Muppets Most Wanted also features very special guest appearances by Tony Bennett, Sean Combs, Rob Corddry, Celine Dion, Josh Groban, Salma Hayek, Ray Liotta, Ross Lynch, Chloe Grace Moretz, Christoph Waltz and more!

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‘Muppets Most Wanted’ Unnecessarily Extended Edition with Three Cuts on Blu-ray August 12

'Muppets Most Wanted' Unnecessaruily Extended Edition on Blu-rayWalt Disney Studios Home Entertainment today announced the Blu-ray and Disney Movies Anywhere release of Muppets Most Wanted: Unnecessarily Extended Edition on August 12, 2014. The home edition of the Muppets comedy will feature three different cuts: the Original Theatrical Cut, the Statler and Waldorf Cut and The Unnecessarily Extended Cut, featuring 12 minutes of exclusive scenes not shown in theaters.

Additional bonus material includes: the laugh-out-loud gag reel, ‘The Longer, Longest Blooper Reel in Muppets History;’ ‘Rizzo’s Biggest Fan’ featurette; and the music video for ‘I Can Give You What You Want’ performed by Bret McKenzie.

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WATCH: ‘I’ll Get You What You Want’ Video with Bret McKenzie from ‘Muppets Most Wanted’

'Muppets Most Wanted' SoundtrackWalt Disney Records and Vevo today debuted the music video for ‘I’ll Get You What You Want (Cockatoo in Malibu)’ performed by songwriter and Oscar winner Bret McKenzie of Flight of the Conchords, from the original motion picture soundtrack now available from Amazon and iTunes. In addition, the track is also being made available as a free bonus download when you purchase a ticket in advance for the film from Fandango.

In the film (and on the soundtrack), the song is performed by Constantine in an attempt to win over Miss Piggy by promising her virtually anything she dreams of.

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WATCH: ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ Clip, ‘Meet the Manager’

THE MUPPETS. Photo by: Jay Maidment. ©2014 Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Walt Disney Studios and Muppets Studio have recently released a new clip from their upcoming film, Muppets Most Wanted (March 21, 2014), titled ‘Meet the Manager.’ In the clip, which you can find embedded below, Dominic Badguy introduces himself to the recently re-united Muppets clan and offers up a proposal they simply can’t refuse … or can they? No, they can’t.

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WATCH: ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ Clip, ‘The Evil Plan’

(L-R) DOMINIC BADGUY (Ricky Gervais) and CONSTANTINE. Photo by: Jay Maidment. ©2014 Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Walt Disney Studios and Muppets Studio have recently released a new clip from their upcoming film, Muppets Most Wanted (March 21, 2014), titled ‘The Evil Plan.’ In the clip, which you can find embedded below, Constantine /aka/ Number One /aka/ Der Evilen Froggen and Dominic Badguy /aka/ Number Two consult with each other on their evil plans to steal the Crown Jewels.

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WATCH: ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ Clip, ‘Failed Attempts to Escape’

KERMIT. Photo by: Jay Maidment ©2013 Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Walt Disney Studios and Muppets Studio have recently released a new clip from their upcoming film, Muppets Most Wanted (March 21, 2014), titled ‘Failed Attempts to Escape.’ In the clip, which you can find embedded below, Kermit the Frog attempts some novel ways to attempt to escape from the Russian Gulag where he is being held under the captive eye of Nadya.

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WATCH: Ricky Gervais and Constantine Discuss ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ Threequel

(L-R) DOMINIC BADGUY (Ricky Gervais) and CONSTANTINE. Photo by: Jay Maidment. ©2014 Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

To call it an interview would be a misnomer of the highest order. Although the video below took place during a press junket for Muppets Most Wanted (March 21, 2014), clearly asking any questions would only have served to impede Ricky Gervais (Dominic Badguy) and Constantine. The pair — who Gervais notes had not met prior to working on the film together — seem to have found themselves embroiled in a rather hot bromance.

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WATCH: ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ Clip, ‘Badge Envy’

(L-R) JEAN PIERRE NAPOLEON (Ty Burrell) and SAM EAGLE. Photo by: Jay Maidment. ©2014 Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Walt Disney Studios and Muppets Studio have recently released a new clip from their upcoming film, Muppets Most Wanted (March 21, 2014), titled ‘Badge Envy.’ In the clip, which you can find embedded below, Interpol agent Jean Pierre Napoleon and CIA agent Sam Eagle face off with each other to see if size really does matter.

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