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Let's You and Him Fight (1934)

Bluto is the boxing champ; Popeye is his challenger; Wimpy the timekeeper. Popeye is pounded mercilessly until Olive comes by with a can of spinach.

Directors:

Dave Fleischer, Willard Bowsky (uncredited)
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Cast

Uncredited cast:
William Costello William Costello ... Popeye (voice) (uncredited)
William Pennell William Pennell ... Bluto (voice) (uncredited)
Bonnie Poe Bonnie Poe ... Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
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Bluto is the boxing champ; Popeye is his challenger; Wimpy the timekeeper. Popeye is pounded mercilessly until Olive comes by with a can of spinach.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 February 1934 (USA) See more »

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Fleischer Studios See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Alternate Versions

Also available in a computer colorized version. See more »

Soundtracks

Light Cavalry Overture
(uncredited)
Music by Franz von Suppé
Played when Olive races to bring spinach to Popeye
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Isn't Popeye cheating?!
13 June 2014 | by MartinHaferSee all my reviews

Bluto is the boxing champ and Popeye takes him on in the ring. However, Bluto definitely gets the best of him and he pummels Popeye. Fortunately, Popeye uses his own performance enhancing drug, spinach, when Olive brings him a can near the end of the fight. Of course this is blatant cheating but apparently the rules don't apply to our hero. As for Bluto, he really does nothing evil in this one and so if anyone is actually the villain, it's Popeye! Just my two-cents worth!

This is yet another extremely well animated Popeye cartoon. Like the rest from this era, the animation is extremely good and the backgrounds top- notch. So, although they are in black & white, they sure look nice. Enjoyable throughout==even with the bad sportsmanship!


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