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What to Watch on Thursday: It’s not too early for the ‘Great Pumpkin,’ Charlie Brown

The classic animated Halloween-themed PEANUTS special, “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown,” created by late cartoonist Charles M. Schulz.
The classic animated Halloween-themed PEANUTS special, “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown,” created by late cartoonist Charles M. Schulz. ©1966 United Feature Syndicate

It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (8 p.m., ABC) - In this Halloween classic, Linus waits in the pumpkin patch for the elusive Great Pumpkin to appear.

Toy Story of Terror (8:30 p.m., ABC) - When Woody, Buzz and the gang stop at a motel, one of them goes missing and the rest must figure out what is going on before they suffer the same fate.

The Good Place (8:30 p.m., NBC) - Eleanor and the gang explore the three main branches of ethical thought after learning the truth about their history with Michael and Janet.

Murphy Brown (9:30 p.m., CBS) - Murphy must decide if she wants to interview a former White House senior advisor who wants to promote his new book (he’s modeled after Steve Bannon, right down to wearing three shirts at one time).

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