Popeye

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Popeye [1980] album The soundtrack to the film Popeye , starring Robin Williams and Shelley Duvall , was produced, and "augmented" by Harry Nilsson with music arranged and conducted by Van Dyke Parks . The basic tracks were recorded on location in Malta by The Falcons ...
Popeye videocam Released in 1980 by Walt Disney and Paramount Directed By Robert Altman Written by Jules Feiffer and E. C. Segar Starring Robin Williams and Shelley Duvall Music by Harry Nilsson   "Popeye" is a live action film which features ...


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Punch-Drunk Love videocam Adam Sandler plays "Barry Egan," a small business owner with seven sisters whose abuse has kept him alone and unable to fall in love. When a mysterious woman (played by Emily Watson ) enters his life, his romantic journey begins.   Shelley Duvall's performance of Harry Nilsson's "He Needs ...
He Needs Me music_note Shelley Duvall's recording of Harry Nilsson's "He Needs Me " is featured in the 2002 film Punch-Drunk Love starring Adam Sandler .   Harry Nilsson wrote "He Needs Me " for the movie Popeye . Actress Shelley Duvall ("Olive Oyl "), performs the song in the film and on the Popeye ...
One Last Touch of Nilsson article This article is from Goldmine Magazine (Vol. 20 No. 9 Issue 359 dated April 29, 1994). Bruce Ansley contacted Krause Publications Group, Inc. and Dawn Eden and they were kind enough to grant him permission to place the article online. Once he had ...
Overture music_note "Overture " is from the soundtrack of the film Punch-Drunk Love . "Overture " includes a sample of "He Needs Me " from Popeye .   "Overture" from Punch Drunk Love
Obits videocam Obits Screenplay by Harry Nilsson and Terry Southern Based on the Screenplay for Obituaries by Roger Watkins   History   A talk with a bartender about the screenplay he had just written led Roger Watkins to a meeting with Harry Nilsson . ...
Remembering Harry article By Andrea Sheridan   Andrea Sheridan's personal remembrance of Harry originally appeared in the Spring of 1994 in Good Day Sunshine (#73). It is reprinted here with the kind permission of Andrea and Good Day Sunshine.   How do I reduce a life to a few words? Especially an ex ...
I'm Popeye the Sailor Man music_note "I'm Popeye the Sailor Man " was written in 1933 by Sammy Lerner for Popeye's film debut in "Popeye the Sailor ", a Betty Boop cartoon. It took Lerner just two hours to write the song.   Robin Williams performed the song in the 1980 film Popeye which featured original songs and music ...
Popeye videocam Released in 1980 by Walt Disney and Paramount Directed By Robert Altman Written by Jules Feiffer and E. C. Segar Starring Robin Williams and Shelley Duvall Music by Harry Nilsson   "Popeye" is a live action film which features ...
It's Not Easy Being Me music_note This duet from Popeye is sung by Popeye ( Robin Williams ) and Bluto ( Paul L. Smith ).
Why We Were in Wyoming in the Hardware Store that Day article This short story by Harry Nilsson was originally published in Fishwrap , Number 2, June 1983.   "WHY WE WERE IN WYOMING IN THE HARDWARE STORE THAT DAY" By Harry Nilsson   Two days after Valentine's Day at 11 AM, we decided to catch the only ...
Bravemouth: Living with Billy Connolly book In Bravemouth: Living with Billy Connolly , Pamela Stephenson quotes her husband, actor and comedian Billy Connolly , as he describes his encounter with Harry Nilsson in Malta while Popeye was being filmed. "We were both legless that afternoon. For a ...
Popeye Village photo The extensive sets created on Malta for the movie Popeye are still standing and are the basis of a tourist park.  
Popeye Village place The Sweethaven set created for Popeye on Malta is now a tourist destination called Popeye Village .   External Links Official Web Site
I Yam What I Yam (Popeye Rap) music_note The New Jersey group Guitari incorporated samples of Harry Nilsson's I Yam What I Yam , Sailin' , and It's Not Easy Being Me , from the Popeye soundtrack album in their songs "Hero " and "I Yam What I Yam (Popeye Rap)."
The Falcons person Harry Nilsson and the other musicians working on the score for Popeye in Malta dubbed themselves The Falcons. (Get it? The Maltese Falcons.) The Falcons consisted of: Harry Nilsson Ray Cooper Doug Dillard Van Dyke Parks Klaus Voormann The Mysterious Karsten
Popeye [1980] album The soundtrack to the film Popeye , starring Robin Williams and Shelley Duvall , was produced, and "augmented" by Harry Nilsson with music arranged and conducted by Van Dyke Parks . The basic tracks were recorded on location in Malta by The Falcons ...
I Yam What I Yam music_note Robin Williams (as Popeye) sings "I Yam What I Yam" in the film Popeye .
Everybody Loves to Eat music_note Harry Nilsson wrote Everybody Loves to Eat for the film Popeye . Harry recorded a demo version of the song which was not used in the film.
Swee' Pea's Lullaby music_note Robin Williams (as Popeye) sings "Swee' Pea's Lullaby" in the 1980 film Popeye .
Popeye Cues music_note The score for Popeye .
Din' We music_note Although it appears on the Popeye soundtrack album, Din' We was not in the final cut of the film.
Everything is Food music_note This song from the film Popeye did not appear on the soundtrack album.
Blow Me Down music_note Robin Williams (as Popeye) sings "Blow Me Down" in the film Popeye .