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Popeye sings an extended version of the theme song on his way to see Olive. They go to the rodeo, where Bluto is the featured performer; Olive is impressed, so Popeye has to outdo him. While Popeye is fighting a bull, Bluto goes after Olive, chasing her out of the stadium, followed by Popeye and the bull. Popeye eats his spinach and takes care of everything. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Mathurin toréador  »

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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 »

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

Soundtracks

The Toreador Song
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from "Carmen"
Music by Georges Bizet
Played when Bluto ropes the steer
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More Popeye fun
22 October 2000 | by (Oakland, CA) – See all my reviews

One of the first of the Fleischer Popeyes, the laidback charm of the series shines through, especially when Popeye and Olive go to (well, actually sneak into) the rodeo. A bullfight seems a standard cartoon convention, but only Popeye would think of changing places with the bull to upstage Bluto. Good fun.


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