Biography: Betty Boop
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She first appeared onscreen with the body of a woman and the head of a dog. Reinvented as 100 percent woman Betty Boop enchanted millions-75 years after her birth on the drawing boards she's still a star. BIOGRAPHY presents the fascinating story of this racy cartoon starlet from her first appearance on Dizzy Dishes to her rebirth as a pop culture pin-up. Creator Richard Fleischer son of animator William Fleischer traces Betty's evolution and relates how her sometimes naughty style led to the censorship of her films by the movie industry's morality watchdog the Hays office. Watch clips from her classic films including her duet with Cab Calloway in Minnie the Moocher and discover how Betty and Fleischer Studios revolutionized the animation industry. BETTY BOOP narrates the remarkable history of an ever-charming American icon the "Queen of Cartoons." DVD Features: Interactive Menus; Scene Selection.