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A Miss Piggy muppet, that was used on "The Muppet Show," is all dressed up during a ceremony to donate additional Jim Henson objects to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013. Miss Piggy is finally joining Kermit the Frog in the Smithsonian Institution’s collection of Jim Henson’s Muppets, and Bert and Ernie will have a place in history, too. Henson’s daughter, Cheryl Henson, is donating 20 more puppets and props to the National Museum of American History. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Special screenings: ‘Muppet Movie’ all over Utah
First Published Aug 07 2014 01:31 pm • Last Updated Aug 13 2014 04:59 pm

‘Slaying the Badger’

The documentary "Slaying the Badger," which looks at cyclist Greg LeMond, the first American to win the Tour de France, focusing on LeMond’s tempestuous relationship with his friend, mentor and teammate Bernard Hinault (known as "The Badger").

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When » Friday, Aug. 8, 5 p.m.

Where » Kamas Theater, 30 N. Main St., Kamas

Tickets » Free

‘The Muppet Movie’

The Utah Film Center celebrates the 35th anniversary of "The Muppet Movie," the first feature film featuring Kermit the Frog & Co. on a cross-country journey to make it big in Hollywood.

When » Friday, Aug. 8, 6 p.m.

Where » Sorenson Unity Center, 1383 S. 900 West, Salt Lake City

Tickets » Free

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Also » Saturday, Aug. 9, 2 p.m., Orem Public Library, 58 N. State St., Orem; free

Also » Saturday, Aug. 9, 2 p.m., Star Hall, 58 E. 300 South, Moab; free

Also » Friday, Aug. 15, 4 p.m.; King Koal Theatre, 1171 E. Main, Price; free

Also » Saturday, Aug. 16, 11 a.m.; Viridian Event Center, 1825 W. 8030 South, West Jordan; free

‘Boogie Nights’

Paul Thomas Anderson’s 1997 drama "Boogie Nights," which chronicles the career of a well-endowed porn star (Mark Wahlberg).

When » Friday and Saturday, Aug. 8-9, 11 p.m.; Sunday, Aug. 10, noon

Where » Tower Theatre, 876 E. 900 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets » $5

‘Groundhog Day’

The 1993 comedy classic "Groundhog Day," starring Bill Murray as a weatherman stuck in an endless Feb. 2. Part of the Utah Film Center’s summer outdoor screening series, "Make ’Em Laugh." (Postponed from July 28.)

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