Peter Falk’s chat with Kermit in the Great Muppet Caper is word perfect

The 1981 film The Great Muppet Caper was stuffed to the gills with stars, some of whom also happened to be Muppets.

John Cleese and the late great Peter Ustinov strutted their stuff with the fabric main cast members, but one scene featuring the much-missed actor Peter Falk – star of Columbo – crops up regularly because it’s absolutely perfectly written and performed.

We tip our hats to the captions in that clip, too.

Here are a few reactions we thought really captured the mood.

There was also a bit of Muppet filming insight that’s simply pure gold.

Oh and – one more thing …

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The Muppets’ version of the Godfather is 1 minute and 25 seconds very well spent

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