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Boop-Oop-A-Doop (1932)

In the circus, Betty Boop is the lion tamer, sings title tune on the high wire, and fights off the lecherous ringmaster.

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Dave Fleischer
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ann Little Ann Little ... Betty Boop / Aloysius (voice)
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In the circus, Betty Boop is the lion tamer, sings title tune on the high wire, and fights off the lecherous ringmaster.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 January 1932 (USA) See more »

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Fleischer Studios See more »
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Mono
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Trivia

The title is Betty Boop's singing catchphrase and includes the song "Don't Take My Boop-Oop-A-Doop Away." See more »

Connections

Spoofed in Sita Sings the Blues (2008) See more »

Soundtracks

Don't Take My Boop-Oop-A-Doop Away
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Music by Sammy Timberg
Lyrics by Samuel Lerner
Performed by Ann Miller as the voice of Betty Boop
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Betty saves her "Boop oop a doop" in this one.
13 July 2002 | by llltdesqSee all my reviews

They don't come with much more innuendo or double entendre than this one from 1932. Funny, definitely risque, with Koko as the support here, as well as a most despicable ringmaster, who does just about everything but chase Betty around a desk in this one. Well developed characterizations, especially among the circus animals and a solid plot as well as the typically excellent score make this a standout and a keeper. In print and available. Well worth watching. Most highly recommended.


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