Theatre Schedule

May 2015 • Regular Theatre Schedule


Daily screenings listed below – please note that Theatre showings before 11:00 am are on weekends only.
This film schedule is subject to change to accommodate special events. Please call the Museum at (707) 579-4452 to confirm a specific showing on a specific date if viewing one of these films is essential to your Schulz Museum visit.

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10:15 am • Lucy Must Be Traded, Charlie Brown

It’s not easy managing a baseball team…especially when your team has lost 900 games in a row. But when manager Charlie Brown has the opportunity to trade his worst player, Lucy, he thinks his fortunes might finally change. Will Lucy’s replacement, Marcie, lead the team to victory…or is Charlie Brown doomed to suffer another season of defeat?
(originally aired August 29, 2003 ● 30 minutes)

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10:45 am • A Charlie Brown Christmas

In this Emmy and Peabody Award-winning Christmas classic, Charlie Brown finds himself depressed by the commercialism of Christmas and his lack of Christmas cards. He takes Lucy’s advice to become the director of the Peanuts Gang’s Christmas pageant, but they don’t take him seriously. Can Charlie Brown, with Linus’ help, find a good Christmas tree…and the true meaning of Christmas? Shown in conjunction with the Animating Comics exhibition.
(originally aired December 9, 1965 ● 30 minutes)

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11:15 am • She’s a Good Skate, Charlie Brown

Peppermint Patty trains for a local skating competition: Snoopy is her coach and Marcie will sew her dress, but can Woodstock save the day when the music tape for her routine breaks?
(originally aired February 25, 1980 ● 30 minutes)

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11:45 am • TV Land Legends: 60 Minutes Interview

Extended version of Schulz’s 60 Minutes interview with Steve Kroft from October 31, 1999, in which he celebrates the 50th anniversary of his comic strip, Peanuts. Among the topics they discuss is why Charlie Brown has never kicked the football and Snoopy’s evolution into a beagle who can do anything from being a flying ace to playing baseball. Also, Schulz recalls proposing marriage to a red-haired girl named Donna Johnson.
(originally aired October 19, 2003 ● 30 minutes)

It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

12:15 pm • It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

This Emmy Award-nominated special finds the Peanuts Gang outfitted in costumes, ready for trick or treating and Violet’s Halloween party. Charlie Brown is in a ghost costume (with more eyeholes cut out than needed), Lucy is dressed as a witch and Snoopy makes his television debut as the World War I Flying Ace. While the rest of the Gang goes Trick-or-Treating, Linus convinces Sally to wait with him in the most sincere pumpkin patch for the Great Pumpkin. Shown in conjunction with the Animating Comics exhibition.
(originally aired October 27, 1966 ● 30 minutes)

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12:45 pm • The Charlie Rose Show

In this interview with Charlie Rose, Charles Schulz discusses his personal history, the history of Peanuts, and the strip’s upcoming 50th anniversary (in 2000). Schulz also reveals that his own personality is the inspiration for Charlie Brown.
(originally aired May 9, 1997 • 40 minutes)

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1:30 pm • Charlie Brown’s All Stars

Charlie Brown is faced with a difficult moral dilemma; should he accept brand new uniforms and give the rest of the Gang a chance to be part of an official Little League baseball team even if it means that Snoopy, Lucy, Patty, Violet, and Frieda must be kicked off due to the league’s policy? This delightful special was nominated for two Prime-Time Emmys.
(originally aired June 8, 1966 ● 30 minutes)

It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

2:00 pm • It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

This Emmy Award-nominated special finds the Peanuts Gang outfitted in costumes, ready for trick or treating and Violet’s Halloween party. Charlie Brown is in a ghost costume (with more eyeholes cut out than needed), Lucy is dressed as a witch and Snoopy makes his television debut as the World War I Flying Ace. While the rest of the Gang goes Trick-or-Treating, Linus convinces Sally to wait with him in the most sincere pumpkin patch for the Great Pumpkin. Shown in conjunction with the Animating Comics exhibition.
(originally aired October 27, 1966 ● 30 minutes)

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2:30 pm • She’s a Good Skate, Charlie Brown

Peppermint Patty trains for a local skating competition: Snoopy is her coach and Marcie will sew her dress, but can Woodstock save the day when the music tape for her routine breaks? Shown in
conjunction with the Peanuts in the Penalty Box exhibition.

(originally aired February 25, 1980 ● 30 minutes)

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3:00 pm • A Charlie Brown Christmas

In this Emmy and Peabody Award-winning Christmas classic, Charlie Brown finds himself depressed by the commercialism of Christmas and his lack of Christmas cards. He takes Lucy’s advice to become the director of the Peanuts Gang’s Christmas pageant, but they don’t take him seriously. Can Charlie Brown, with Linus’ help, find a good Christmas tree…and the true meaning of Christmas? Shown in conjunction with the Animating Comics exhibition.
(originally aired December 9, 1965 ● 30 minutes)

3:30 pm • The Charlie Rose Show

In this interview with Charlie Rose, Charles Schulz discusses his personal history, the history of Peanuts, and the strip’s upcoming 50th anniversary (in 2000). Schulz also reveals that his own personality is the inspiration for Charlie Brown.
(originally aired May 9, 1997 • 40 minutes)