Charlie Brown Specials

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Postby Ben » October 10th, 2007, 2:12 pm

As long as they get to keep the same style. I'd hate to see Peanuts go all "Scooby Doo And The Halloween Dude From Direct-To-Video-Ville" or something.

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Postby Daniel » October 13th, 2007, 4:42 am

Or worse, CGI... :shock:

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Postby Josh » October 13th, 2007, 12:43 pm

Or live-action with a CGI Snoopy...

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Postby Daniel » October 13th, 2007, 3:11 pm

I don't know if its true, but I read somewhere that they can't do that.

But if WB can... EWW.

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Charlie brown halloween to air tuesday.

Postby gaastra » October 27th, 2007, 9:32 am

http://abc.go.com/specials/charliebrown ... mpkin.html

The classic special will air tuesday.

It will air as a hour with another special "your not elected charlie brown".

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Postby Daniel » October 30th, 2007, 2:55 am

YES! If anyone hasn't noticed, I'm really looking forward to the special. I mean, its one of my favorite TV traditions of all time! The "Your Not Elected" is good too, if just for the ending. Thanks for the notice, gaastra! :)

Ps, here's an old thread for such an occasion.

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Postby EricJ » October 30th, 2007, 12:31 pm

Daniel wrote:YES! If anyone hasn't noticed, I'm really looking forward to the special. I mean, its one of my favorite TV traditions of all time! The "Your Not Elected" is good too, if just for the ending.


And for those who haven't seen it, it's just for the ending that the two will always end up being shown together... :lol:

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Postby Ben » October 30th, 2007, 3:05 pm

Thanks Dan...merged the Charlie Browns together.

Hey, it's a merged thread, Charlie Brown! ;)

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Postby Daniel » October 31st, 2007, 1:18 am

Haha, sounds like my kind of special! ;)

Yup, that's so true, Eric!

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Postby Daniel » November 26th, 2007, 10:36 pm

Animated News wrote:DVDActive reports that Warner Home Video has announced a deluxe edition of the 1975 animated short Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown, which will be available to own on January 15th. This newly-remastered 30-minute TV special will be presented in 4:3 full frame, along with an English Mono track. Extras on the disc will include an Unlucky in Love: An Unrequited Love Story featurette, as well as the TV specials You're in Love, Charlie Brown and It's Your First Kiss, Charlie Brown.


I don't think I've ever seen "Be My Valentine", or if I did, I don't remember it to well. Whenever I try to place it, I recall the modern one, that's well, not a favorite of mine. I mean, how many times does Charlie Brown say 'the little red hair girl'? Very annoying.

I really love the cover art, though! Its plain, but it works.

Ps: ABC is airing "A Charlie Brown Christmas" Tomorrow at 8:00pm. :)

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Postby Otis8 » December 1st, 2007, 4:35 am

Is abc going to repeat the christmas special again?

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Postby Daniel » December 1st, 2007, 4:46 am

Oddly enough, yes and very soon. :!: This Monday (12/3) at 8:00pm.

I say odd, because while its not uncomman for ABC to re-air "A Charlie Brown Christmas", they usually wait until its closer to Christmas. - Unless my TV guide is lying and its really the "I Want a Dog For Christmas" special, in which case expect the 'classic' to air later on in the month. I would still tune in regardless, but I'll keep you posted, Otis. :)

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Postby Christian » December 1st, 2007, 12:32 pm

I like all three Charlie Brown Christmas specials.

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Postby Daniel » December 1st, 2007, 4:40 pm

What about the fourth one?

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Postby Ben » December 1st, 2007, 6:51 pm

I may well hold out on these WB releases in the short term and wait and see if they go for some kind of box set route down the line.

Very nice to see them handling them properly like this though, with such good value. There's another title been announced too, right?