| Animation, Short, Comedy
To the classic tune of "Barnacle Bill the Sailor", Olive explains that she can't marry Popeye because she's in love with Barnacle Bill (an unusually large Bluto), who then comes by and ... See full summary »
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This short was a remake of an earlier Fleischer cartoon called Barnacle Bill The Sailor (1930) which starred Bimbo the dog as the epnonynous sailor and Betty Boop. This 1935 remake was produced while the production code was being enforced and a result, the lyrics of the Barnacle Bill song had to be toned down in order to appease the censors.
I changed me mind so you could wed / your Barnacle Bill the sailor / You're nothin' but a cabbage head / Every dame's a selfish cat, they only turn and leave ya flat, just the way you did to that / poor Barnacle Bill the sailor. Goodbye!
Also available in a computer colorized version.