Popeye

E.C. Segar created one of the comics' most enduring characters when he first drew "Popeye." The newspaper strip hero was the subject of a series of cartoons in the 1930s and 40s, and this film from director Robert Altman and scenarist Jules Feiffer adapts "Popeye" to feature length--a good idea gone down the drain under Altman's spotty direction. Only in...read more

Popeye - Official Trailer
00:41 — Williams actually resembles the spinach-munching sailor in this live action romp that resembles a cartoon. Screenplay by noted satirist Jules Feiffer!
Popeye
01:14 — Popeye first appeared in a 1929 daily comic strip called Thimble Theater by Elsie Segar and caught the country by storm. Popeye had nothing but his wi (more…)
Popeye - Trailer
01:26 — Popeye first appeared in a 1929 daily comic strip called Thimble Theater by Elsie Segar and caught the country by storm. Popeye had nothing but his wi (more…)
Popeye - Official Trailer
01:18 — Popeye first appeared in a 1929 daily comic strip called Thimble Theater by Elsie Segar and caught the country by storm. Popeye had nothing but his wi (more…)

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  • Released: 1980
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: E.C. Segar created one of the comics' most enduring characters when he first drew "Popeye." The newspaper strip hero was the subject of a series of cartoons in the 1930s and 40s, and this film from director Robert Altman and scenarist Jules Feiffer adapts… (more)

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