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Det. Jimmy 'Popeye' Doyle (Character)
from The French Connection (1971)

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The French Connection -- A pair of NYC cops in the Narcotics Bureau stumble onto a drug smuggling job with a French connection.
The French Connection -- Interview: Gene Hackman "on filming the car scene"

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Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle is based on real life NYPD Detective Eddie "Popeye" Egan ... See more »
Alternate Names:
Doyle / Jimmy Doyle / Popeye Doyle


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  1. Popeye Doyle (1986) (TV) Played by Ed O'Neill (as Popeye Doyle)

  2. French Connection II (1975) Played by Gene Hackman (as Doyle)
  3. The French Connection (1971) Played by Gene Hackman (as Jimmy Doyle)
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  1. Twentieth Century Fox: The Blockbuster Years (2000) (TV) Played by Gene Hackman (as Jimmy Doyle)
  2. The 59th Annual Academy Awards (1987) (TV) Played by Gene Hackman

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From The French Connection (1971)
Jimmy 'Popeye' Doyle: That's the third time he's come here this week. Got anything on this building?
Buddy "Cloudy" Russo: The building's clean. I checked the tenant list. Remember Don Ameche, the actor? He lives here.
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