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A Boy Named Charlie Brown

1969, Bill Melendez


A Boy Named Charlie Brown is a 1969 American animated musical comedy-drama film, produced by Cinema Center Films, distributed by National General Pictures, and directed by Bill Melendez. It is the first feature film based on the Peanuts comic strip. The film was well-received and a box-office success, grossing $12 million. Another Peanuts film, Snoopy Come Home was released in 1972. The film was Peter Robbins' final feature film role before his death in January 2022.

When Charlie Brown's baseball team loses the first Little League game of the season, he becomes convinced that he will not win anything. On the way to school one day, Lucy jokingly suggests that Charlie Brown enter the school spelling bee. However, Linus considers it a good idea and encourages him despite the jeers of Lucy, Violet, and Patty.

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