Frank Oz

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Frank Oz (left) and  Jim Henson (far right) making the original Muppets pilot in New York, 1975. Photograph:  Ken Regan /American Broadcasting Companies via Getty

I ask Frank Oz if he feels like the Paul McCartney to Jim Henson’s John Lennon, the one left behind to carry the flame after his revered creative part(...)

Director Louis Leterrier on the set of The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance

If you were an 1980s kid it’s likely you were scared by three things. The Gremlins from, eh, Gremlins, The Fireys from Labyrinth and, perhaps most ter(...)

Leslie David Baker and Joel McHale star in The Happytime Murders

Miss Piggy has long nursed a mischievous glint in her plastic eye, but the “filthy comedy” of Brian Henson’s puppet-staffed new crime caper, The Happy(...)

Steve Martin and Michael Caine are rival con artists scamming wealthy marks on the French Riviera in 'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels'. Their one-upmanship makes for one of cinema’s great comic rivalries

A few years ago, we published a guide to the best films available on Netflix. It proved to be one of our most popular stories ever. Since then many n(...)