Popeye - Animated Movie

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  1. QLRformer

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  2. Noideaforaname

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    Genndy Tartakovsky, well known for his cartoons, is directing a movie based on the famous cartoon Popeye.


    ...but in live-action, huh??
     
  3. jackgaughan

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    Poor Genndy, someday JJ Abrams'll make a Samurai Jack film, someday...
     
  4. Ravenxl7

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  5. QLRformer

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    Thanks Raven.
     
  6. Shatterpoint

    Shatterpoint Neato

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    Another one?
     
  7. Sso02V

    Sso02V Injector Has a Posse

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    I wonder how long before he quits to do something else and leaves everyone hanging like he does on ever other project of his.
     
  8. SPLIT LIP

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    I bet halfway through production he bails to go do something else.

    EDIT: Fuckin' ninja'd.
     
  9. Omnius

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    For one terrifying moment I thought we were getting a remake of this:

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  10. Autovolt 127

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    If it's animated it'll probably be good....let's just wait and see if Hotel Transylvania is any good first.
     
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    That was a fucking dreadful movie. Take all the fun of the cartoon and turn it into a depressing musical yawnfest.

    Let's hope that this new animated version remembers it's supposed to be entertaining.
     
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    At least Shelly Duvall LOOKED like Olive Oyl
     
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    Man, i'd love it if the animation was like that, I love Pop-eye, I remember when I was 5 or 6 when we went on holiday to Malta we visited Pop-eye village, which was built as a set for the 1980 film (which was utterly dreadful though)
     
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    yup! me too..."i am, but i am but i am but i am...i'm Popeye the sailor man!"
     
  16. Mutt12

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    Yeah the movie was awful. I did love the imaginative sets they used though.
     
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    I have a feeling this is gunna turn out like the Smurfs and be awful but somehow successful in the box office.

    Just get Genndy back on Sym-Bionic Titan already.
     
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    CN you let go of one the greats. what the hell was wrong with you.
     
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    It's Genndy Tartacovsky doing Popeye. It would take a lot for that to be awful.

    They can't possibly buy more episodes of Johnny Test, if they're paying someone to actually make cartoons, obviously.
     

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