Monday, December 29, 2014

Betty Boop- The Old Man of the Mountain (1933)

The Old Man of the Mountain is a classic Betty Boop animation produced by Fleischer Studios and was released on August 4, 1933. It opens with a classic appearance by Cab Calloway and his Orchestra and Calloway voices all of the characters in the cartoon save for Betty herself. The cartoon tells a story in music about the old man on the mountain. As Betty Boop climbs up to confront him, she is met by many coming down the mountain, each falling for her charm. Betty Boop was voiced by Mae Questel.