It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

Movie review by Carrie R. Wheadon, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 4+

Halloween isn't complete without this classic.

NR 2000 25 minutes

Parents say

age 5+

Based on 23 reviews

Kids say

age 3+

Based on 32 reviews

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age 5+

Charlie Brown isnt reaponsible for creating serial killers

Watching this as an adult left me lacking the same enthusiasm i had for it when i was a kid. But its not made to entertain adults is it. If u critique it with the mindset of an adult of course you will notice everything your 6 year old self (thankfully) failed to see. My advice to other parents is if u grew u watching and enjoyjng this annual classic and you werent traumatized or grow up to be a serial killer by Charlie Brown repeatedly falling for Lucys football trick then dont deprive your kids of the same once a year Halloween cartoon that you faithfully watched year after year until you grew out of it.
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age 3+
A classic. My 3 year old loves it. There are a few instances of physical and verbal “harshness”…I explain to my daughter that things are just pretend and invalidate the negative behaviors.

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