Directors: Robert Altman
Cast: Popeye: Robin Williams; Wimpy: Paul Dooley; Olive Oyl: Shelley Duvall; Ham Gravy, the Old Boyfriend: Bill Irwin; Nana Oyl: Roberta Maxwell; Bluto: Paul L. Smith; The Taxman: Donald Moffat; Castor Oyl: Donovan Scott; Poopdeck Pappy: Ray Walston; Geezil: Richard Libertini; Cole Oyl: MacIntyre Dixon; Rough House: Allan F. Nicholls; Swee’pea: Wesley Ivan Hurt; Bill Barnacle, the Town Drunk: Robert Fortier; Harry Hotcash, the Gambler: David McCharen
Taglines: Haves a happy holiday wit me an’ Olive!
The sailor man with the spinach can!
Blow me down! It’s comink for Chrustmas!
Storyline: The comic strip and animated sailor hero comes to life in this meticulous live action production that looks at the origins of Popeye and his battle against arch-rival Bluto. Nearly all the characters from the strip are reproduced here.