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Popeye for President (1956)

Approved | | Animation, Short, Comedy | 6 April 1956 (USA)
Popeye and Bluto are running for president; it's election day, the vote is tied, and Olive is the only remaining voter.

Director:

Seymour Kneitel

Writer:

Jack Mercer (story)
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Cast

Uncredited cast:
Jackson Beck Jackson Beck ... Bluto (voice) (uncredited)
Jack Mercer ... Popeye (voice) (uncredited)
Mae Questel ... Olive Oyl (voice) (uncredited)
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Storyline

Popeye and Bluto are running for president; it's election day, the vote is tied, and Olive is the only remaining voter. But she won't vote until her chores are done, so Popeye and Bluto compete to cut her wood, plow her fields, and store her hay. And then it's just an old-fashioned fight. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Certificate:

Approved
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 April 1956 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kippari Kalle seilaamassa See more »

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Production Co:

Famous Studios See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)
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[first lines]
Popeye: And don't forget, folks, when you goes to the polls today, a vote for Popeye means free ice cream for all the kiddies!
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With a title like that, you expect a lot more than is given.
25 February 1999 | by budman-4See all my reviews

With a title like that, you expect a lot more than Popeye and Bluto helping Olive out with farm chores so she can get to the polls. How about Popeye kicking out Congress?? Single-handedly building new roads?? How about Bluto trying to frame him in a scandal?? How about entertaining us??!!


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