Jitterbug Jive (1950) - Popeye the Sailor Theatrical Cartoon Series

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Jitterbug Jive

Jitterbug Jive (1950) - Popeye the Sailor Theatrical Cartoon Series Jitterbug Jive

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  • Popeye the Sailor Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Famous Studios
  • Distributed by: Paramount Studios
  • Cartoon Characters: Popeye, Bluto, Olive Oyl.
  • Voice Actors: Jack Mercer, Mae Questel, Jackson Beck.
  • Directed By Bill Tytla.
  • Animated By George Germanetti, Harvey Patterson.
  • Music: Winston Sharples.
  • Originally Released on June 23, 1950.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 6:13 minutes.
  • Production Number: 5014
  • Color
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

Olive gives a party, but hipster Bluto wants it to really swing, and Popeye wants it to be an old-fashioned party. Popeye finds himself competing with Bluto until his head is encased in quick-drying cement. Fortunately, Popeye finds his spinach, and he breaks...  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:

Popeye's adversary in this film is referred to as "Skate" in Fred M. Grandinetti's book, although Olive implies that Bluto is coming to her party.

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THIS REALLY SWINGS!!!!!! Delightful little minimovie featuring a beautiful, flirtatious Olive, a handsome clean-shaven, Gordon MacRae-esque Bluto (His look in this one was prolly spozed to be a send up of Sinatra in the bobby-soxer days, but to me he looked...  (read more)

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