Peanuts Motion Comics

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  • 2008
  • 1 Season
  • 7.8  (55)

The Peanuts Motion Comics is a television show aired on The WB starting in 2008. Based on the comic strip created by Charles M. Schulz, the series brings to life some of the most iconic moments from the Peanuts universe. The show is aimed at audiences of all ages, particularly those who are fans of the comic strip and its characters.

The series is animated using a motion comic technique that combines traditional animation with stills from the original comic strip. The result is a unique visual style that captures the essence of Schulz's artwork while adding movement and depth to the characters and environments. The animation in the series is fluid and seamless, with the motion comic technique allowing for a wider range of movements and camera angles than traditional animation.

The main cast of the series consists of Leigh Bourque, Taya Calicetto, and Alison Cohen, who voice the roles of Charlie Brown, Lucy van Pelt, and Sally Brown, respectively. Bourque captures Charlie Brown's distinctive voice and mannerisms perfectly, imbuing the character with a sense of vulnerability and sincerity that makes him endearing to audiences. Calicetto brings Lucy's bossy and domineering personality to life, making her a formidable presence on screen. Cohen's portrayal of Sally is also spot-on, capturing the character's innocent and sometimes naive demeanor.

Other characters from the Peanuts universe also make appearances in the series, including Snoopy, Linus van Pelt, Peppermint Patty, and Marcie. Each character is brought to life with their own unique personality and quirks, making them instantly recognizable to fans of the comic strip. The interactions between the characters are a highlight of the show, with many of the classic moments from the comic strip recreated in animated form.

The show's storylines range from lighthearted and humorous to poignant and thoughtful. Many of the episodes center around the themes of friendship, loyalty, and perseverance, with the characters facing challenges and obstacles that they must overcome together. The show is careful to remain faithful to the original comic strip, with many of the classic storylines and gags being recreated in animated form. However, the series also introduces some new storylines and original content, making it a fresh and exciting experience for viewers.

The music in the series is also noteworthy, with a soundtrack that perfectly captures the tone and mood of the show. The music is composed by Vince Guaraldi, who also composed the iconic music for the Peanuts television specials from the 1960s and 1970s. The use of Guaraldi's music adds to the nostalgic feel of the series, bringing back memories of the classic Peanuts specials and giving the show a timeless quality.

Overall, the Peanuts Motion Comics is a delightful and charming series that captures the magic of the original comic strip while adding new dimensions to its characters and stories. The animation is visually stunning, the voice acting is excellent, and the storylines are engaging and heartfelt. Whether you're a lifelong fan of the Peanuts universe or a newcomer to the world of Charlie Brown and his friends, this series is sure to delight and entertain audiences of all ages.

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Seasons
Valentine's Day
20. Valentine's Day
October 1, 2008
Charlie Brown is hoping the red-haired girl he has a crush on gives him a Valentine's Day card.
The Good Brother
19. The Good Brother
October 20, 2008
Linus gets frustrated with Lucy as she constantly gets the upper hand in their sibling quibbles.
Services Rendered
18. Services Rendered
October 20, 2008
Charlie Brown gets a bill from Lucy for her efforts to help him, while Snoopy promotes National Dog Week.
All Your Faults
17. All Your Faults
October 20, 2008
Saying she wants to help him, Lucy provides Charlie Brown with a slide presentation of all his faults.
Mother's Day
16. Mother's Day
October 20, 2008
Lucy gives Linus orders from their mother, while Snoopy is in fear of getting his next rabies shot.
Crabby Little Girl
15. Crabby Little Girl
October 20, 2008
Lucy asks everyone if she's a crabby person and gets honest answers, much to her chagrin.
April Fool
14. April Fool
October 20, 2008
Charlie and Linus try to find their own courage.
Science Project
13. Science Project
October 1, 2008
Lucy uses Linus for a school project.
I'm New At It
12. I'm New At It
October 20, 2008
Linus is trying to meditate for the first time because he's sad, and Charlie Brown and Lucy try to help in their own ways.
Dear Santa
11. Dear Santa
October 1, 2008
The first snow of winter arrives and Linus writes a letter to Santa Claus while Snoopy tries to keep his doghouse from being snowed under.
Back on the Mound
10. Back on the Mound
October 20, 2008
Charlie Brown recovers from his injury and returns to pitch, while Lucy flirts with Schroeder during the baseball games.
Ready to Pitch
9. Ready to Pitch
October 20, 2008
When Charlie Brown stands down as pitcher because of his injury and becomes the Little League team's manager, he coaches Linus on how to pitch.
Some Advice
8. Some Advice
October 20, 2008
Both Charlie Brown and Linus want to find a way to be happier people.
A Fall Rain
7. A Fall Rain
October 20, 2008
During a huge rain storm, Snoopy tries to stop his dog house from sinking into a flood.
The Great Pumpkin
6. The Great Pumpkin
 
Linus prepares for the arrival of the Great Pumpkin while Lucy torments Charlie Brown yet again on a football field.
Eraserophagia
5. Eraserophagia
October 20, 2008
Charlie Brown is diagnosed with a condition from nibbling on too many erasers while Snoopy thinks about food.
Independence Day
4. Independence Day
October 20, 2008
School lets out and Charlie Brown and Snoopy prepare for a camping trip, while Linus wonders what Independence Day means.
The Sore Arm
3. The Sore Arm
October 20, 2008
When Charlie Brown has trouble getting hitters out, Lucy and the team encourages him to stop pitching and get his arm looked at.
The Election
2. The Election
October 20, 2008
Linus picks Charlie Brown to be his running mate, but will a series of speeches by Linus seal the election?
Linus for President
1. Linus for President
October 20, 2008
Lucy convinces Linus to run for student body president and becomes his campaign manager.
Description
  • Premiere Date
    October 20, 2008
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (55)