Watch I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown
- 1 hr 5 min
"I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown" is an animated movie released in 2003. The movie tells the story of Rerun Van Pelt, the younger brother of the iconic character, Linus Van Pelt. Rerun is a curious and adventurous boy who desperately wants a dog for Christmas. Despite his mother's disapproval, Rerun turns to his best friend, Charlie Brown, for help.
As the holiday season approaches, Rerun spends most of his time at Charlie Brown's house playing with his cute and mischievous beagle, Snoopy. Rerun is convinced that Snoopy would make the perfect Christmas present, but Charlie Brown tries to explain that he cannot simply give away his loyal companion. However, after much pleading, Charlie Brown agrees to help Rerun find a dog of his own.
Together, Rerun and Charlie Brown embark on a quest to find the perfect pooch. They visit pet shops, animal shelters, and even approach a frisky puppy on the street. Along the way, they face various obstacles, including Snoopy's disapproval and Rerun's mother's insistence that he wait until he is older to have a pet.
As the movie progresses, Rerun learns the importance of responsibility and the true meaning of Christmas. He realizes that wanting a dog is more than just a desire, it is a commitment. He begins to understand that taking care of a pet requires love, dedication, and lots of hard work.
The animation style of the movie stays true to the iconic "Peanuts" comic strip, with its simple yet charming imagery. The movie's soundtrack, composed by David Benoit, captures the spirit of the holiday season, adding a sentimental touch to the film.
The voice acting of the characters also adds to the charm of the movie. Jimmy Bennett, who voices Rerun, captures the innocence and excitement of a young boy. Adam Taylor Gordon, who plays Charlie Brown, perfectly portrays the classic character's kind and thoughtful personality. Ashley Rose, who voices Lucy Van Pelt, Rerun's older sister, adds her signature sass and wit to the film.
"I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown" is a heartwarming story about the joys and challenges of pet ownership, and the importance of friends and family during the holiday season. The movie is suitable for all ages and is the perfect addition to any family's holiday movie collection.
I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown is a 2003 animated movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 5 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.0.