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It's Flashbeagle, Charlie Brown (1984)

Snoopy assumes the alter ego of insanely hot and charismatic dance machine Flashbeagle. Meanwhile, Sally pines for Linus and Lucy bosses everyone around.

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Sally Brown (voice) (as Stacy Ferguson)
Gary Goren ...
Schroeder / Tommy, the kid (voice)
Gini Holtzman ...
Keri Houlihan ...
Marcie (voice)
Brett Johnson ...
Charlie Brown (voice)
Bill Melendez ...
Snoopy / Woodstock (voice)
Desirée Goyette ...
Vocals by (voice)
Joey Scarbury ...
Vocals by (voice)
Kevin Brando ...
Vocals by (Schroeder) (voice)
Joe Chemay ...
Vocals by (voice) (as Joseph Chemay)
Brad Kesten ...
Vocals by (Charlie Brown) (voice)
David Wagner ...
Vocals by (Linus van Pelt) (voice)
Jessica Lee Smith ...
Vocals by (Lucy van Pelt) (voice) (as Jessie Lee Smith)
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Snoopy assumes the alter ego of insanely hot and charismatic dance machine Flashbeagle. Meanwhile, Sally pines for Linus and Lucy bosses everyone around.

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16 April 1984 (USA)  »

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Hän on tanssibeagle, Jaska Jokunen  »

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Trivia

This special was inspired by Charles M. Schulz, after watching the movie Flashdance (1983). See more »

Goofs

On Snoopy's way to the disco dance, the neighborhood background pans backwards, instead of forwards, as he walks. See more »

Quotes

Marcie: You missed it, sir. We've been studying the human head.
Patricia "Peppermint Patty" Reichardt: Somehow I feel like I should get you for something, Marcie, but I don't know what.
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Connections

Follows A Charlie Brown Celebration (1982) See more »

Soundtracks

I'm In Shape
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Written by Ed Bogas and Desirée Goyette
Performed by Cast, Gini Holtzman and Fergie
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Oh my goodness...
16 March 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

...did I ever love this Peanuts special (I was 2-3, what more could you expect?). I remember renting it God only knows how many times on video with 'She's A Good Skate, Charlie Brown' after it. I was the biggest Snoopy fan on earth (still love him dearly)! I remember wearing my spandex Snoopy exercise clothes and dancing around all over the place to this special. There was really nothing to it other than the singing, but I wasn't old enough to care. I sang along with it, and had a blast while doing so.

I still remember the songs, particularly the main 'Flashbeagle' song ("He's a champion! He's the best!" "You should hear the sound of his naaaaa-me! They call him Flash- flash- flash- flaaash-beagle!"). I think this is pretty much the only Peanuts special that's actually dated, the rest are timeless. 'Flashbeagle' has the '80s written all over it, while most of the others hold up very well today. This is why the Peanuts have stayed so popular for so many years. I think they took a note of that after 'Flashbeagle'.

But I do have many wonderful childhood memories from 'Flashbeagle', so it has a special place in my heart.


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