Popeye sails into Mexico, where Olive is a dancer and Bluto is a bandit.

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William Costello ...
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Bluto (voice) (uncredited)
Bonnie Poe ...
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Popeye sails into Mexico, where Olive is doing the Mexican hat dance in a bar. He enjoys the show, until Bluto comes in and clears the bar, except for Popeye. They compete a bit, until Bluto brings in his gang. Popeye has his spinach, and holds them off, but in the confusion, Bluto sneaks upstairs to Olive's room where he has his way with her. Popeye to the rescue, though in fact she was doing quite well. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Trivia

One of a number of Popeye shorts which were sent off to Asia in the 80's to undergo the infamous redraw and colorization process. See more »

Goofs

When Olive Oyl is dancing in the saloon, nobody moves in the background. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Popeye: [singing] I'm Popeye the sailor man! I'm Popeye the sailor man! I'm strong to the finitch, 'cause I eats me spinach. I'm Popeye the sailor man!
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Connections

Follows I Yam What I Yam (1933) See more »

Soundtracks

I'm Popeye the Sailor Man
Written by Samuel Lerner
Played during the opening credits
Sung by Popeye
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Early Popeye short
18 August 2002 | by (Tucson AZ) – See all my reviews

This is an early Popeye short, if i'm not mistaken, the first official Popeye cartoon (his first appearance was in a Betty Boop with the title, "Popeye the Sailor") and the seams show a bit here. The basic concepts are started here and it's an enjoyable cartoon, but nothing special. Worth watching. Recommended.


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