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Seasons:
1 | 2 | unknown
Release Date:
1960 (USA) See more »
Awards:
2 nominations See more »
NewsDesk:
(13 articles)
Genndy Tartakovsky’s Popeye Animation Test (Video)
 (From WeAreMovieGeeks.com. 18 September 2014, 4:05 PM, PDT)

"Popeye Protek the Weakerist"
 (From SneakPeek. 5 March 2014, 7:03 PM, PST)

Is ‘The Hobbit’ Better Told in 11 Minutes or 11 Hours?
 (From FilmSchoolRejects. 15 December 2013, 1:00 PM, PST)

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Cast

 (Series Cast [3])
Jack Mercer ... Popeye / ... (188 episodes, 1960-1961)

Mae Questel ... Olive Oyl / ... (156 episodes, 1960-1961)
Jackson Beck ... Brutus / ... (126 episodes, 1960-1961)

Series Directed by
Jack Kinney (101 episodes, 1960)
Seymour Kneitel (63 episodes, 1960-1961)
Gene Deitch (28 episodes, 1960-1961)
Paul Fennell (18 episodes, 1960)
Bob Bemiller (5 episodes, 1960)
Tom McDonald (5 episodes, 1960)
 
Series Writing credits
Ed Nofziger (27 episodes, 1960)
Seymour Kneitel (20 episodes, 1960-1961)
Jack Mercer (19 episodes, 1960-1961)
Carl Meyer (19 episodes, 1960-1961)
Charles Shows (18 episodes, 1960)
Jack Kinney (15 episodes, 1960)
Isadore Klein (10 episodes, 1960-1961)
Raymond Jacobs (8 episodes, 1960)
Walter Schmidt (8 episodes, 1960)
Joseph Gottlieb (8 episodes, 1961)
Joe Grant (7 episodes, 1960)
Edwin Rehberg (5 episodes, 1960)
Ralph Wright (5 episodes, 1960)
Carole Beers (3 episodes, 1960)
Cal Howard (3 episodes, 1960)
Noel Tucker (3 episodes, 1960)
Howard A. Schneider (2 episodes, 1960-1961)
Osmond Evans (2 episodes, 1960)
Ken Hultgren (2 episodes, 1960)
Jack Miller (2 episodes, 1960)
Milt Schaffer (2 episodes, 1960)
Irving Dressler (2 episodes, 1961)

Series Produced by
Al Brodax .... executive producer (220 episodes, 1960-1961)
Jack Kinney .... producer (101 episodes, 1960)
William L. Snyder .... producer (28 episodes, 1960-1961)
Larry Harmon .... producer (18 episodes, 1960)
Gerald Ray .... producer (10 episodes, 1960)
John Halas .... producer (7 episodes, 1960-1961)
 
Series Original Music by
Ken Lowman (100 episodes, 1960)
Winston Sharples (64 episodes, 1960-1961)
Gordon Zahler (18 episodes, 1960)
 
Series Film Editing by
Joe Siracusa (45 episodes, 1960)
Roger Donley (26 episodes, 1960)
Cliff Millsap (22 episodes, 1960)
Dan Milner (18 episodes, 1960)
Norman Vizents (10 episodes, 1960)
 
Series Art Department
Anton Loeb .... scenic artist (54 episodes, 1960-1961)
Robert Owen .... scenic artist (7 episodes, 1960-1961)
 
Series Sound Department
Marne Fallis .... sound engineer (49 episodes, 1960)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Jack Eckes .... camera operator (59 episodes, 1960)
Jack Buehre .... camera operator (16 episodes, 1960)
Bill Kotler .... camera operator (11 episodes, 1960)
Dick Blundell .... camera operator (3 episodes, 1960)
 
Series Animation Department
Vera McKinney .... ink and paint artist (93 episodes, 1960)
Jules Engel .... background artist / color artist (62 episodes, 1960)
Raymond Jacobs .... layout artist / background artist (36 episodes, 1960)
Rosemary O'Connor .... background artist (35 episodes, 1960)
Ervin L. Kaplan .... background artist (32 episodes, 1960)
Boris Gorelick .... background artist (31 episodes, 1960)
Jane Philippi .... checking (28 episodes, 1960)
Isadore Klein .... animator (25 episodes, 1960-1961)
Morey Reden .... animator (23 episodes, 1960-1961)
Irving Dressler .... animator (21 episodes, 1960-1961)
Wm. B. Pattengill .... animator (20 episodes, 1960-1961)
Gerald Nevius .... layout artist (19 episodes, 1960)
Evelyn Sherwood .... checking / animation checker (19 episodes, 1960)
Tom Baron .... animator (18 episodes, 1960)
Jean Blanchard .... animator (18 episodes, 1960)
Cal Dalton .... animator (18 episodes, 1960)
C.L. Hartman .... animator (18 episodes, 1960)
Zygamond Jablecki .... layout artist (18 episodes, 1960)
Frank Onaitis .... animator (18 episodes, 1960)
George Rowley .... animator (18 episodes, 1960)
Lou Scheimer .... artist (18 episodes, 1960)
Hal Sutherland .... animator (18 episodes, 1960)
Ken Hultgren .... animation director / layout artist (17 episodes, 1960)
Volus Jones .... animation director / animator (17 episodes, 1960)
Dick Hall .... animator (16 episodes, 1960-1961)
Martin Taras .... animator (16 episodes, 1960-1961)
Noel Tucker .... layout artist / background artist (16 episodes, 1960)
Gerry Dvorak .... animator (15 episodes, 1960-1961)
Harvey Toombs .... animation director / animator (15 episodes, 1960)
Ed Friedman .... animation director (14 episodes, 1960)
Moley McColley .... checking (14 episodes, 1960)
Jack Ehret .... animator (13 episodes, 1960-1961)
Jim Logan .... animator (13 episodes, 1960-1961)
Rudy Larriva .... animation director (13 episodes, 1960)
Hugh Fraser .... animation director (12 episodes, 1960)
William Henning .... animator (11 episodes, 1960-1961)
Buf Nerbovig .... checking (11 episodes, 1960)
Edwin Rehberg .... animation director / layout artist (11 episodes, 1960)
George Germanetti .... animator (11 episodes, 1961)
Sam Stimson .... animator (10 episodes, 1960-1961)
Izzy Ellis .... animator (10 episodes, 1960)
John Garling .... animator (10 episodes, 1960)
Bill Higgins .... animator (10 episodes, 1960)
Sam Kai .... animator (10 episodes, 1960)
Henry Lee .... layout artist (10 episodes, 1960)
Casey Onaitis .... animator (10 episodes, 1960)
Bud Partch .... animator (10 episodes, 1960)
Barney Posner .... animator (10 episodes, 1960)
Dave Weidman .... background artist (10 episodes, 1960)
Ray Young .... animator (10 episodes, 1960)
Al Pross .... animator (9 episodes, 1960-1961)
Larry Silverman .... animator (8 episodes, 1960-1961)
Robert Givens .... layout artist (8 episodes, 1960)
Tony Guy .... animation director (7 episodes, 1960-1961)
Dante Barbetta .... animator (6 episodes, 1960-1961)
Nick Tafuri .... animator (6 episodes, 1960-1961)
Christine Decker .... checking (6 episodes, 1960)
Vern Jorgensen .... layout artist / background artist (5 episodes, 1960)
Ruth Tompson .... checking (5 episodes, 1960)
Bruce Bushman .... layout artist (4 episodes, 1960)
Grace McCurdy .... checking (4 episodes, 1960)
Peggy Morrow .... background artist (4 episodes, 1960)
Paul Marron .... checking (3 episodes, 1960)
Conne Morgan .... background artist (3 episodes, 1960)
John Gentilella .... animator (3 episodes, 1961)
Eric Cleworth .... animation director / animator (2 episodes, 1960)
Osmond Evans .... animation director (2 episodes, 1960)
Bill Keil .... animation director / animator (2 episodes, 1960)
Bob McIntosh .... background artist (2 episodes, 1960)
Alan Zaslove .... animation director (2 episodes, 1960)
 

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Classic, 10 January 2014
Author: m-ozfirat from United Kingdom

I remember having as a child a video of this classic series that made me laugh. The animation is good as it is vibrantly comical based and colourful. The music and story lines are also good to the comical origins of the original Popeye comic strips and earlier cinematic debuts. The characters are lively and rich that are adaptable in any imaginative setting so no matter what the story line the basis is the rich juvenile humour and the characters. The story lines were also written well and imaginative making it a nice fit with the basis of the comics. The series was very enjoyable but sadly today nobody does good cartoons any more and cartoons such as Popeye the sailor will be artistic classics as the passion, skill and humours not found any more.

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