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The Best Movies and Series in the Peanuts Franchise  

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These are the best Peanuts movies and series the franchise has to offer. There are both CGI and traditionally animated films, TV shows, and television specials that are all classics or at least memorable. From It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown to Snoopy, Come Home, you'll find it on this list. That being said, one of them has to be the best of the Peanuts franchise. Will it be The Peanuts Movie or maybe one of the TV shows such as Peanuts that will make it to the top of the list? You can help decide with your votes.

If you've ever asked yourself, how many Peanuts movies are there? Look below to see all the films and series featuring Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the rest of the Peanuts gang listed in order of popularity so new fans will know what to watch first.

Your votes will help determine the best movies and series in the Peanuts franchise. Vote up all the movies and series you love from the Peanuts filmography and vote down the ones you didn't like to ensure the right film or TV show makes it to the top of the list.

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Race for Your Life, Charlie Br... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies and Series in the Peanuts Franchise
Photo: Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown/Paramount Pictures

Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown is a 1977 animated film produced by United Feature Syndicate for Paramount Pictures, directed by Bill Meléndez, and the third in a series of films based on the Peanuts comic strip. It was the first Peanuts feature-length film produced after the death of composer Vince Guaraldi and used the same voice cast from the 1975 TV special, You're a Good Sport, Charlie Brown. In this film, the Peanuts gang heads off to Camp Remote somewhere in the mountains where they ultimately compete in a river rafting race. ...more on Wikipedia

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Snoopy, Come Home is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies and Series in the Peanuts Franchise
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Snoopy, Come Home! is a 1972 animated musical film, released by National General Pictures, produced by Cinema Center Films and Lee Mendelson Films, directed by Bill Meléndez, and based on the Peanuts comic strip. The film marks the on-screen debut of Woodstock, who had first appeared in the strip in 1966, and was the final production of Cinema Center Films. The film was first broadcast on television Friday, November 5, 1976 as a CBS Special Film Presentation. It was released on DVD in anamorphic widescreen in the U.S. on March 28, 2006, by Paramount Home Media Distribution/CBS Home Entertainment. The film has not yet been released on Blu-ray. Other than Snoopy's Reunion and Snoopy!!! The ...more on Wikipedia

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Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown (and... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies and Series in the Peanuts Franchise
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Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown (and Don't Come Back!!) is a 1980 animated comedy-drama film produced by United Feature Syndicate and distributed by Paramount Pictures, directed by Bill Meléndez and Phil Roman. It was the fourth full-length feature film to be based on the Peanuts comic strip, and was followed three years later by a 1983 television special, What Have We Learned, Charlie Brown?, in which the gang sees memorials and places related to World Wars I and II. It also use the same voice cast that worked on the 1979 Peanuts television special You're the Greatest, Charlie Brown. Paramount Home Entertainment released this film on VHS in 1995, and will release it to DVD in October 2015. ...more on Wikipedia

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The Peanuts Movie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies and Series in the Peanuts Franchise
Photo: The Peanuts Movie/20th Century Fox

The Peanuts Movie is an upcoming American 3D computer-animated comedy film produced by Blue Sky Studios and distributed by 20th Century Fox based on Charles M. Schulz's comic strip Peanuts. The film is directed by Steve Martino and written by Craig Schulz, Bryan Schulz, and Cornelius Uliano. It features the voices of Bill Melendez and Noah Schnapp. It is set to be the fifth full-length feature film to be based on the comic, and the first feature film based on the characters in 35 years. The film will commemorate the 65th anniversary of the comic strip, and is scheduled to be released on November 6, 2015. The film will star Charlie Brown on an epic quest. ...more on Wikipedia

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