Sock-A-Bye, Baby (1934) - Popeye the Sailor Theatrical Cartoon Series

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Sock-A-Bye, Baby (1934) - Popeye the Sailor Theatrical Cartoon Series Sock-A-Bye, Baby

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  • Popeye the Sailor Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Fleischer Studios
  • Distributed by: Adolph Zukor
  • Cartoon Characters: Popeye, Billy.
  • Voice Actors: William "Red Pepper Sam" Costello.
  • Directed By Dave Fleischer.
  • Produced By Max Fleischer.
  • Animated By Seymour Kneitel, Roland Crandall.
  • Originally Released on January 19, 1934.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 6:22 minutes.
  • Production Number: FL3403
  • Black & White
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

Popeye tries to silence all kinds of noisemakers so that Billy can sleep. Anyone or anything that makes noise and wakes up the baby gets punched out by Popeye. The sailor man is not above wrecking a whole city so that a baby...  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:

According to Fred Grandinetti's "Popeye: An Illustrated History", the baby in this cartoon is not Swee'pea! He's actually Betty Boop's little brother, Billy. A caricatured Harpo Marx plays the harp in a brief appearance. The original black and...  (more)

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TONS of hilarious stuff in this one, I'll name them as I remember them......the way the characters continually bob up and down (again, early Popeye style); Popeye's trademark early belligerence; an opportunity to hear Billy Costello's real...  (read more)

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Unlike other early films where Popeye was simply amoral, in this one it may be fair to say that he was down right evil. Okay, the fact that he's minding a baby (See'Pea?) and singing a lullaby may show a bit of his softer side, but he definitely...  (read more)

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