Film spoofs include:
- The Three Musketeers: Gonzo, Scooter and Link Hogthrob play Athos, Porthos and Gummo.
- Invasion of the Unpleasant Things from Outer Space: Moore and Tomlin face giant alien rats.
- The Wizard of Oz: Miss Piggy, Fozzie, Gonzo, Scooter and Foo-Foo singing a medley of Oz songs.
- The Fool of the Roman Empire: Moore plays jazz piano as Caesar.
- The Nephew of Frankenstein: Fozzie visits his uncle, mad scientist Dr. Julius Strangepork, who's creating a monster comedian (Mulch).
- A silent movie presented by Rowlf, starring Kermit, Sopwith the Camel and Mulch.
- Silent Strawberries: A parody of Ingmar Bergman films, directed by Ingmar's brother Gummo Bergman.
- Casablanca: Kermit bids a wind-blown Piggy farewell.
- Tarzan and Jane: Tomlin plays Jane opposite Gonzo's Tarzan.
- Heat Wave: Miss Piggy performs a la Marilyn Monroe, with a chorus line of penguins.
- Goon with the Wind: Moore plays Rhett opposite Piggy's Scarlett.
- A Frog Too Far: Kermit is a World War II air force pilot, with Tomlin playing a variety of love interest roles.
Additionally, Floyd and Janice perform "Act Naturally" backstage, and this special includes three clips from The Great Muppet Caper: "The First Time It Happens", Beauregard's taxi-driving sequence, and "Steppin' Out with a Star". A clip from the finale of The Muppet Movie also appears during the special's opening sequence.
This special is unique because it's the first time the entrance to the Muppet Theater is shown at the end of the special. There is a close up of the exit door and the back entrance during the credits as Kermit is locking up.
Muppets (speaking): *Kermit the Frog Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear Gonzo Rowlf the Dog Scooter Dr. Bunsen Honeydew Beaker Statler and Waldorf Sam the Eagle Lew Zealand The Swedish Chef Beauregard Rizzo the Rat Pops Louis Kazagger Janice, Floyd Pepper, Dr. Julius Strangepork, Link Hogthrob. Foo-Foo, Penguins Mulch Pigs The Scarlet Pimpernel
Background Muppets (non-speaking): Angus McGonagle, Animal, Bobby Benson, The Babies, one of the Atrics, Pops Chickens Frackles Sopwith the Camel,Luncheon Counter Monster, Flower-Eating Monster Miss Kitty, Gaffer and others