An absolute must see for any kid since it was first shown in 1966, It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown has become a piece of cult Halloween viewing, passed down from parent to child. The third of the Peanuts TV specials, it was aired on October 27th 1966 and has been aired every Halloween ever since, making it a TV classic.
It is also well known, for featuring the odd Snoopy as the Red Baron (his first appearance) 5 minute insert with no talking.
Weird Retro Fact: Apparently because when they go Trick-or-Treating Charlie Brown only gets given rocks, for many years afterwards fans would send candy to Schulz’s, for Charlie to have.
Weird Retro Fact: Quirky little in-joke by the animators. When Lucy in one scene is reading a TV Guide, the front cover has a picture of her on it.