Popeye the Sailor must have really struck a chord with our bloggers. In just the first day of our blogathon, we received ‘thon entries from all but one of our entrants! So we’re flipping our lids as we present
Click on the name of each blog title below to read their blogathon entry.
Caftan Woman starts us off with one of the great Technicolor shorts from Max and Dave Fleischer, Popeye the Sailor Meets Sindbad the Sailor.
Popeye goes 1980’s, as It Came from the Man Cave! reviews an episode of Hanna-Barbera’s Saturday morning TV series “Popeye and Son.”
Popeye goes CGI in MovieRob‘s review of the 2004 television special “Popeye’s Voyage: The Quest for Pappy.”
Quiggy at The Midnite Drive-In makes his case for Robert Altman’s not-so-critically-acclaimed Popeye movie starring Robin Williams and Shelley Duvall.
And finally, yours truly provides a Popeye double feature: A tongue-in-cheek psychological analysis of Popeye and his pals, and a review of the 1935 Popeye cartoon For Better or Worser.
Enjoy all of the great entries listed above, and keep us bookmarked — we still have one blogathon entry to go!