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Popeye the Sailor 

The continuing animated adventures of Olive Oyl, Wimpy, Swee'pea and Popeye.
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Series cast summary:
Jack Mercer ...  Popeye / ... 203 episodes, 1960-1962
Mae Questel ...  Olive Oyl / ... 180 episodes, 1960-1962
Jackson Beck Jackson Beck ...  Brutus / ... 148 episodes, 1960-1961
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The continuing animated adventures of Olive Oyl, Wimpy, Swee'pea and Popeye.

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Official Sites:

Boomerang [Germany]

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1960 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Popeye See more »

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Mono

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Trivia

The character of Mr. Wimpy inspired the Wimpy fast food restaurants serving hamburger-based meals in the UK. Mr. Wimpy eats hamburgers. See more »

Alternate Versions

For modern syndication the 6 minute episodes are grouped into 4's. This makes up 55 episodes of approximately 25 minutes in length. See more »

Connections

Followed by The All-New Popeye Hour (1978) See more »

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Eat Your Spinach!
29 November 2009 | by SylSee all my reviews

Popeye, the Sailor Man, was one of the first cartoons that I remember watching in both black and white and color before I would go to school in the morning. I remember his love, Olive Oil, and the characters like the baby, the man who will you Tuesday for a Hamburger today, his rival for Olive Oyl's affections, and so on. Popeye always became strong once he ate his spinach and his muscles rippled in his shirt. He became a powerhouse and defended his honor and his girlfriend. Anyway, the silliness of Popeye was outweighed by his decency, his character, and the story lines. They would be repetitive but I don't think I ever stopped watching the show on purpose. But it was always a joy to wake up and watch Popeye before tackling kindergarten class where you needed the courage to get through the day.


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