Paramount Pictures (1980)
Comedy, Musical
In Collection
Seen ItNo
IMDB   5.2
114 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   PG (Parental Guidance)
Shelley Duvall Olive Oyl
Donald Moffat The Taxman
Richard Libertini Geezil
Robin Williams Popeye
Paul Dooley Wimpy
Ray Walston Poopdeck Pappy
Bill Irwin Ham Gravy
Donovan Scott Castor Oyl
Roberta Maxwell Nana Oyl
MacIntyre Dixon Cole Oyl
Paul L. Smith Bluto
Robert Fortier Bill Barnacle
Wesley Ivan Hurt Swee'pea
David McCharen Harry Hotcash
Allan F. Nicholls Rough House
Robert Altman
Producer Robert Evans
C.O. Erickson
Writer E.C. Segar
Jules Feiffer
Cinematography Giuseppe Rotunno
Musician Harry Nilsson

Popeye is a 1980 live-action film directed by Robert Altman and adapted from E. C. Segar's Thimble Theatre comic strip. The screenplay by Jules Feiffer was based directly on Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye the Sailor, a hardcover reprint collection of 1936-37 Segar strips published in 1971 by Woody Gelman's Nostalgia Press. Marketed with the tagline, "The sailor man with the spinach can!"
Edition Details
Edition Paramount Widescreen Collection
Distributor Paramount Pictures
Release Date 6/24/2003
Packaging Snap Case
Screen Ratio Theatrical Widescreen (2.35:1)
Widescreen (16:9, Anamorphic)
Subtitles English; English (Closed Captioned)
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Dolby Digital Surround [English]
Layers Single Side, Single Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 1

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