Leave Well Enough Alone (1939) - Popeye the Sailor Theatrical Cartoon Series

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Leave Well Enough Alone (1939) - Popeye the Sailor Theatrical Cartoon Series Leave Well Enough Alone

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  • Popeye the Sailor Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Fleischer Studios
  • Distributed by: Paramount Studios
  • Cartoon Characters: Popeye, Olive Oyl, Dogs, Parrot, Dog Catcher.
  • Voice Actors: Jack Mercer, Margie Hines, William Penell.
  • Directed By Dave Fleischer.
  • Produced By Max Fleischer, Adolph Zukor.
  • Animated By Seymour Kneitel, Abner Matthews.
  • Music: Sammy Timberg, Dave Fleischer.
  • Originally Released on April 28, 1939.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 5:54 minutes.
  • Production Number: MPAA: # 02111
  • Black & White
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

After seeing all the caged up animals in Olive's Pet Shop, Popeye feels sorry for them, buys all of them, and sets them free. All the animals leave except for a talking parrot (voiced by Jack Mercer) that says he likes the safety and security of the pet shop and...  (more)

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This short did not contain a version of Popeye's famous spinach-eating sequence. The original black and white cartoon has been colorized.

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Olive runs a pet store, and Popeye tries to be a humanitarian and buys out the store just to set the dogs free. They all run out except for a parrot, who sings the "moralistic" song in the title.

The cartoon continues with a series of...  (read more)

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