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"Muppets...Again" officially retitled to "Muppets Most Wanted"

Discussion in 'Muppet Headlines' started by Phillip, Jun 13, 2013.

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Which Muppet movie title do you prefer?

Poll closed Mar 13, 2014.
  1. The Muppets...Again!

    9 vote(s)
    14.5%
  2. Muppets Most Wanted

    50 vote(s)
    80.6%
  3. The Muppets 2

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  4. Other (Share your title below.)

    3 vote(s)
    4.8%

  1. Phillip

    Phillip Administrator Staff Member

    Vote in our poll and share your thoughts below on the final title of the Muppets eighth theatrical feature...
     
  2. Brendan S

    Brendan S New Member

  3. Drtooth

    Drtooth Well-Known Member

    Totally takes away the irreverence of the title, but that was going to go over everyone's heads anyway. This new title is far more marketable.
     
  4. Brendan S

    Brendan S New Member

    I thought the original title sounded rather exasperated...as in, "Oh no, it's the Muppets AGAIN." I like this one much better. And it seems to be a better fit for the plot elements we've heard so far.
     
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  5. D'Snowth

    D'Snowth Well-Known Member

    Count me among those who prefer MUPPETS MOST WANTED over THE MUPPETS... AGAIN.
     
  6. Muppetboy09

    Muppetboy09 Well-Known Member

    LOVE the title!!! It kinda has a little catch to it that makes it so much more interesting...The Muppets Again just kinda sounded like Disney got bored and took off their creative caps
     
  7. Muppet fan 123

    Muppet fan 123 Well-Known Member

    I think I like this title better! Makes it sound more exciting, if you ask me. I hated waiting the three second pause between the Muppets and Again.
     
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  8. Drtooth

    Drtooth Well-Known Member

    It's funny cuz that's the point. The ...Again in the title was a clear and obvious tongue in cheek reference to this being a sequel, not to mention all the other movies the Muppets have made. However that joke is a little too inside and self referential to the point of sounding like a parody film. Something more in tune with a Naked Gun type franchise. Plus, that kind of extremely clever snarkiness would drive the general movie going public away. It's the same reason I question Muppets Cheapest Movie. The "Cheapest" in the title says "we're too dang clever for our own good."

    A bit banal, yes... but Muppets Most Wanted is much more marketable and easier to relate to. And let's just all be glad that, even if they went with the original title, they at least didn't make this "The Muppets 2."
     
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  9. muppetlover123

    muppetlover123 Well-Known Member

    Im excited and note excited for this movie :)
     
  10. rowlfy662

    rowlfy662 Active Member

    so glad they decided to change the name muppets most wanted sounds much better and more memorable
     
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  11. TheWoodringman

    TheWoodringman Active Member

    Personally, I don't care what they call it, the news of another muppet movie is enough for me.

    However, if I had to choose between either title, I'd go with "The Muppets...Again!" because it's better than "The Muppets 2" and because I think it's kinda funny, but that's just me.
     
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  12. Mo Frackle

    Mo Frackle Well-Known Member

    Count me in as a fan of the new title!
     
  13. RC1979

    RC1979 Member

    The new title fits to the theme of the movie to me, a great title change!
     
  14. charlietheowl

    charlietheowl Well-Known Member

    I feel like there should be some punctuation mark in the title now. Like Muppets: Most Wanted.
     
  15. ToonGeek

    ToonGeek Active Member

    BIG Improvement over the last title.
     
  16. Mr.Penguin

    Mr.Penguin Member

    Oh thank GOODNESS.
    It's not a great name, and the joke of "...Again" is clever out of the context of it actually being a film title--But I'm just so glad it's not called "The Muppets......


    ......Again."
    Especially since I wasn't a huge fan of "The Muppets.....



    .....the first one." :shifty:
    Yeah, wow that's much snappier and more accurate actually. It shows that it's a sequel to "The Muppets" clearer and that they're on the most wanted list not...hosting a list of their personal enemies. Which would be kinda hilarious, but that's beside the point.
     
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  17. ToodlesTeam

    ToodlesTeam Active Member

    I'm incredibly glad they changed it. "The Muppets...Again" just seemed a like a title that was trying too hard to be irreverent to the point of coming off as awkward instead of funny.
     
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  18. heralde

    heralde Well-Known Member

    Nice title, very snappy! Yeah the "Muppets...Again" joke isn't quite as immediately obvious.
     
  19. JimAndFrank

    JimAndFrank Well-Known Member

    You know it actually is very fitting for a few reasons:
    1. It fits in with Constantine's 'most wanted' status.
    2. It fits with the other plot line of the Muppets being the 'most wanted' variety act in the world, hence the world tour.
    3. It works for us, because info about the movie is the 'most wanted' thing around the MC parts.
    Whomever created the title knew what was doing down.
     
  20. Mo Frackle

    Mo Frackle Well-Known Member

    [​IMG]
    Eh... I still kind of like "The Muppets: A Frog and a Mole". :D
     


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