This one has Charlie Brown, Linus, Peppermint Patty and Marcie all headed to France for reasons that I can not remember. Was this review helpful to you? Released on February 10, 2015 by Paramount Home Video, the DVD presents the film in 16:9 widescreen, and the only bonus feature is the film's theatrical trailer. The Peanuts gang, including Snoopy and Woodstock, have gone off to summer camp. Your children, like mine, will watch this film over and over again. Awards Ainsleyy. They also even rent a car with Snoopy producing a driver's license! 1:50. It did break a Peanuts rule however, the adults talk. This one takes the Peanuts gang (Charlie Brown, Linus, Peppermint Patty, Marcie, Snoopy and Woodstock) to the travel of their lives: they go to England and France as foreign exchange students. And they don't just say "Mwah mwah mwah"...they actually speak in English and address the children! Everybody says "Bon Voyage" and Lucy yells "and Don't Come Back!". The pleasure I get from watching these films is not due to it being laugh-out-loud funny, but it's from the jokes reaching a nostalgic point. Follow. It is the third in a series of films based on the Peanuts comic strip. Winnifredgwenn31. This is by far the best of the Peanuts movies. "Snoopy Come Home" was also rather good too, though that travel movie was on a smaller scope than this one was. Peppermint Patty calls Charlie Brown to brag about being sent to Europe as a foreign exchange student with Marcie. Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown (and Don't Come Back!! The movie is not quite as good once they arrive at their destination a mysterious château in France, but it is nice to see them try to uncover the mystery (even if in the end it is not all that exciting a mystery). Charlie Brown - Race for Your Life Part 1(ipad) Hdradioandtv. Will be buying DVD version when released. Playing next. Not my favorite Peanuts film but a fun one nonetheless. The music is good with some song snippets here and there. DELIGHTFUL. This time, they're headed for France for culture, but as always, this crowd finds some way to get into trouble. Linus standing up to the bullies is particularly funny. The special has some mystery to it, as to the mysterious Château that Charlie Brown and Snoopy stay at in their stay in France, and lots of good jokes too mixed in with the suspense. I do know they did not stay at the château along with Charlie Brown and Linus so perhaps they were just you normal exchange students. I don't want to give to much of the plot away but suffice to say Chuck really saves the day. It's truly a shame that Paramount has failed to release this gem on DVD. while traveling on a bus, Sally waves to a boy and girl outside, but the girl sticks her tongue out at her, Hulu Is Losing Tons Of Great Movies In July, Amazon Prime Video: What’s New on in May, From ‘Upload’ to ‘The Goldfinch’, Everything Coming to Prime Video in May 2020, Favorite Charlie Brown Television Special. The Peanuts gang, including Snoopy and Woodstock, have gone off to summer camp. The Peanuts gang heads off to Camp Remote somewhere in the mountains where they ultimately compete in a river rafting race; Charlie Brown, true to form, is accidentally left behind by the bus while at a desolate rest stop. Charlie Brown makes his way to the national spelling bee finals. When Woodstock's nest mysteriously disappears, Snoopy plays detective in order to find it. I owon't go into any detail about the story, just know that it's as moving as you'd expect something like it to be. Search for "Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown" on Amazon.com, Title: 1:25. Furthermore, Charlie Brown is as relevant today as it was back then. 0:36. isn't just another Peanuts stuff. Battling treacherous rapids, wild animals, and bullies from a rival camp, the teams make their way downriver to the finish line. Peanuts has become a staple of American culture, so the jokes have a hard time coming across as fresh nowadays. This is the 4th of 4 Peanuts specials and is precisely the coolest and best of them. Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown This special also shocks by breaking a PEANTUS cardinal rule: grown ups talk! Look back at our favorite moments throughout the year, from award shows to up-close shots of celebrities. I am not wild about Linus either, but he is Charlie Brown's best friend so it makes sense he come along for the ride. He's what we all know he really is "a hero". I did not like this one as much as A Boy Named Charlie Brown because it seemed to lack some of the Peanuts charm. With the help of Linus and Peppermint Patty, Charlie Brown tries to pluck up the courage to talk to his crush, the Little Red-Haired Girl. This is one of my personal favorite of the Peanuts Movies. Ainsleyy. Due to a student exchange program Charlie Brown, Linus, Snoopy, stow-away Woodstock, peppermint Patty and Marcy are sent to Europe to go to school in France. Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? 16 of 17 people found this review helpful. When his team is offered membership in the Little League, Charlie Brown finds he must make a difficult moral decision. A Sing Song For the Peanuts Gang (Race For Your Life, Charlie Brown) Peanuts. Part 9. Charlie Brown tries to impress his red-headed dream girl at a football game, but Lucy won't cooperate. Charlie Brown receives a letter from Violette Honfleur inviting him to stay at the Château du Mal Voisin (The House of the Bad Neighbor). They fly to London and take the train to Dover crossing the channel on the boat. 0:13. "Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown (and don't come back!)" I agree that the part about this movie being rated PG is erroneous. Metacritic Reviews. Charlie Brown - Race for Your Life Part 1(ipad) Hdradioandtv. Totezavewo. Charlie Brown, Linus, Franklin, and Schroeder make up one tent, while Peppermint Patty, Lucy, Sally, and Marcie make up another; Snoopy and Woodstock give the guys a third team with which to hopefully beat the bullies. Charlie Brown - Race for Your Life Part 1(ipad) Hdradioandtv. One of the better movies based on the famous comic strip. Battling treacherous rapids, wild animals, and bullies from a rival camp, the teams make their way downriver to the finish line. 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