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Betty Boop Minnie the Moocher (1932)

Betty Boop runs away from home with Bimbo to get away from strict parents. They enter some woods where they meet a ghost who sings Minnie the Moocher. This jazz song was performed by Cab Calloway and his Orchestra and featured the lyrics “Hidee-Hidee-Hidee-hi”. Calloway also appears in a live-action introductory sequence to the film… Read More »

Betty Boop, M.D. (1932)

Betty Boop performs a sexy song and dance act in a travelling show, to sell a fake medicine called Jippo. She sings, “If your feeling wealthy, and wanna be healthy, now’s the time to buy Jippo.”

Betty Boop – Boop Oop a Doop clip (1986)

A documentary showing the voice of Betty Boop, Mae Questel, singing “Please don’t take my boop-oop-a-doop away” followed by an analysis of some of the elements that made Betty in to a sex symbol for adults whilst remaining innocent entertainment for children. Such things as a single drawing in a sequence where her dress was… Read More »