Boy Named Charlie Brown, A (1970): Oscar Nominated, Comic Strip

A Boy Named Charlie Brown, the big-screen version of Charles Schulz’s popular comic-strip, concerns a boy who makes it to the finals of the National Spelling Bee.

Oscar Bomination: 1

Original Song Score

Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context:

The Original Song Oscar went to the Beatles for “Let It Be.”  The Beatles failed to be recognize for their previous efforts, “A Hard Day’s Night” and “Help!” both in 1965.