As a child, what I loved most about the holidays were the Charlie Brown specials and my favorite was the Halloween-themed It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown. In the special, Linus sits up all night in the pumpkin patch waiting for the appearance of the Great Pumpkin only to end up disappointed.
Fortunately (or maybe unfortunately considering the bloody carnage that follows), Linus rectifies his past mistake by calling for the Great Pumpkin using “satanic” witchcraft in this Adult Swim Charlie Brown special from a couple of years back. Check it out:
But if you prefer the more innocent OG Peanuts gang and their Halloween celebration, you can catch the annual showing tomorrow night on ABC. Here’s a taste: