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“The Peanuts Movie” Holds Second Place at Box Office for Second Week

by Ed Liuon November 16, 2015
In its second week of release, 20th Century Fox/Blue Sky Studios’ The Peanuts Movie shows continued strength at the box office, placing second behind the latest James Bond movie Spectre at the U.S. domestic box office with an estimated $24.2 million in ticket sales, bringing its two-week cumulative total to an estimated $82.49 million. However, […]

“The Peanuts Movie” Roundtable Interview: Craig Schulz, Steve Martino, and Jean Schulz

by Christopher Glennonon November 4, 2015
Craig Schulz, son of Peanuts creator Charles Schulz, wrote and produced The Peanuts Movie, which Steve Martino directed. Jean Schulz is Charles Schulz’s widow and board president of the Charles M. Schulz Museum. Toonzone News, along with other members of the press, sat down with them for an interview during a press day at the […]


“The Peanuts Movie” Roundtable Interview: Noah Schnapp, Hadley Miller, and Francesca Capaldi

by Christopher Glennonon October 30, 2015
Rounding out the almost entirely child cast of the upcoming The Peanuts Movie is Noah Schnapp as Charlie Brown, Hadley Miller as Lucy, and Francesca Capaldi as the Little Red-Haired Girl. Toonzone News, along with other members of the press, sat down with them for an interview during a press day earlier this summer at […]

Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center Visit

by Christopher Glennonon October 26, 2015
The iconic comic strip Peanuts, with its all-too-human child protagonists dealing with everyday life worries, has come to represent a timeless piece of American pop culture in its 65 years of existence. Created by Charles M. Schulz in 1950, original strips ran in newspapers until his death in 2000. Having seen publication for half the […]


“The Peanuts Movie” Roundtable Interview: Harriet Glickman and Marleik “Mar Mar” Walker

by Christopher Glennonon October 23, 2015
Harriet Glickman is the retired teacher who wrote a letter that inspired Charles Schulz to introduce Franklin, an African American child, in the Peanuts comic strip. Marleik “Mar Mar” Walker provides the voice of Franklin in the upcoming The Peanuts Movie. Toonzone News, along with other members of the press, sat down with them for […]

Review: “Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown! (And Don’t Come Back!!)” – Thankfully, It Did

by Ed Liuon October 13, 2015
I am of two minds about Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown (And Don’t Come Back!), the fourth and final Peanuts feature film from Charles Schulz, Lee Mendelson, and Bill Melendez. It has much bigger aspirations than any of the earlier Peanuts films, sending Charlie Brown and his friends to the French countryside on a trip strongly […]


“Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown (And Don’t Come Back!!)” Coming to DVD on October 16, 2015

by Ed Liuon July 14, 2015
The Peanuts® Gang Goes On Their First International Adventure in a Classic Feature-Length Movie Arriving on DVD for the First Time Ever BON VOYAGE, CHARLIE BROWN (AND DON’T COME BACK!!) Digitally Remastered in 4K and Accompanied by a Brand New Making-Of Featurette, Delightful Film Debuts on DVD October 16, 2015, Just in Time for the […]

“The Peanuts Movie” Reveals the Little Red-Haired Girl

by Ed Liuon July 10, 2015
Actor Francesca Capaldi has revealed the first image of the character she voices in The Peanuts Movie: the Little Red-Haired Girl, and object of Charlie Brown’s undying and unrequited love. In addition, the Washington Post has posted a lengthy article that examines the history of the Little Red-Haired Girl in the original Peanuts comic strip […]


New “Peanuts Movie” Trailer Released

by Ed Liuon June 17, 2015
20th Century Fox and Blue Sky Studios have released a new trailer for The Peanuts Movie, set for release on November 6, 2015. THE PEANUTS MOVIE 3D Animation Release: November 6, 2015 Director: Steve Martino Based upon the comic strip by Charles M. Schulz Producers: Craig Schulz, Bryan Schulz, Cornelius Uliano, Paul Feig, Michael J. […]

New Poster Revealed for “The Peanuts Movie”

by Ed Liuon June 5, 2015
Fandango has debuted the latest poster for The Peanuts Movie, the CGI animated feature from Blue Sky/20th Century Fox based on the famed newspaper comic strip by Charles M. Schulz. Click the image below to enlarge. In addition, the Huffington Post has posted a still featuring Fifi, the French poodle who catches Snoopy’s eye and […]