History Characters / BettyBoop

4th Aug '16 7:39:12 AM Prinzenick
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A 16-year-old flapper girl, looking for a good time and good at heart. Was gradually toned down post-1933, but is still remembered today as the peppy, cute youth of her early days.

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A 16-year-old flapper girl, looking for a good time and good at heart. Was gradually toned down post-1933, but is still remembered today as the peppy, cute youth of her early days.



* SatelliteCharacter: Really dosen't have much of a personality.

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* SatelliteCharacter: Really dosen't have much of After Betty became a personality.series regular, Bimbo was rarely seen without her company.



* TheCameo: Briefly appeared in his small form in the short "Minnie the Moocher".

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* TheCameo: Briefly appeared in his small form in the short "Minnie the Moocher". Fittingly, Betty pulls out him of an inkwell when she reaches for a pen, a nod to his original series.
22nd Jun '16 4:54:17 AM Adept
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The initial star of the Max Fleischer ''{{Talkartoons}}'' series of sound cartoons, Bimbo is a cartoon dog, bred of the stock rubberhose art style of the time and the Fleischers answer to MickeyMouse. Betty was initially created to be his girlfriend, but ended up becoming so popular that Talkartoons became her own series, with Bimbo getting into many escapades with her, [[InterspeciesRomance some of which were romantic.]] However, once the Hays Office grew its claws in 1934, Bimbo was immediately abandoned due to the Codes rules against bestiality.

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The initial star of the Max Fleischer ''{{Talkartoons}}'' ''WesternAnimation/{{Talkartoons}}'' series of sound cartoons, Bimbo is a cartoon dog, bred of the stock rubberhose art style of the time and the Fleischers answer to MickeyMouse. Betty was initially created to be his girlfriend, but ended up becoming so popular that Talkartoons became her own series, with Bimbo getting into many escapades with her, [[InterspeciesRomance some of which were romantic.]] However, once the Hays Office grew its claws in 1934, Bimbo was immediately abandoned due to the Codes rules against bestiality.
21st Jun '16 10:56:57 PM Adept
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The original star of the Max Fleischer cartoon studio from the ''OutOfTheInkwell'' series, [[UsefulNotes/TheSilentAgeOfAnimation Silent Age cartoon veteran]] Koko the Clown made occasional appearances in the shorts as a copatriot of Betty and Bimbo.

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The original star of the Max Fleischer cartoon studio from the ''OutOfTheInkwell'' ''WesternAnimation/OutOfTheInkwell'' series, [[UsefulNotes/TheSilentAgeOfAnimation Silent Age cartoon veteran]] Koko the Clown made occasional appearances in the shorts as a copatriot of Betty and Bimbo.
11th Apr '16 6:50:12 AM BohemianBob43
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* ShesGotLegs: She's got great ones.

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* ShesGotLegs: She's got great ones. some of the nicest legs ever drawn.
31st Mar '16 12:52:46 AM TitoMosquito
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* TheFlapper: She born as a caricature of this.

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* TheFlapper: She was born as a caricature of this.




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* VagueAge: She's either a teenager or young adult, depending on the short.
3rd Mar '16 1:03:49 PM rafi
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* TheFlapper: She born as a caricature of this.



* HelloNurse
* ImpossibleHourglassFigure
* MsFanservice: The earliest animated example.

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* HelloNurse
HelloNurse: She got this reaction in most of her cartoons before the Hays Code kicked in.
* ImpossibleHourglassFigure
ImpossibleHourglassFigure: Betty Boop was described in a 1934 court case as: "combin[ing] in appearance the childish with the sophisticated a large round baby face with big eyes and a nose like a button, framed in a somewhat careful coiffure, with a very small body of which perhaps the leading characteristic is the most self-confident little bust imaginable."
* MsFanservice: The earliest She is regarded as one of the first and most famous sex symbols on the animated example.screen. Her popularity was drawn largely from adult audiences, and the cartoons, while seemingly surreal, contained many sexual and psychological elements.


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* SoBeautifulItsACurse: In both the shorts ''Chess-Nuts'' and ''Boop-Oop-a-Doop'' where the bad guy lust for her and she need to be saved.
3rd Mar '16 12:20:22 PM BohemianBob43
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* SexyBacklessOutfit
* ShesGotLegs

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* SexyBacklessOutfit
SexyBacklessOutfit: Often wears these types of dresses.
* ShesGotLegsShesGotLegs: She's got great ones.
12th Feb '16 4:22:21 PM TitoMosquito
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A 16 year old flapper girl, looking for a good time and good at heart. Was gradually toned down post-1933, but is still remembered today as the peppy, cute youth of her early days.

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A 16 year old 16-year-old flapper girl, looking for a good time and good at heart. Was gradually toned down post-1933, but is still remembered today as the peppy, cute youth of her early days.
8th Feb '16 5:11:11 PM GrammarNavi
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The original star of the Max Fleischer cartoon studio from the ''OutOfTheInkwell'' series, [[TheSilentAgeOfAnimation Silent Age cartoon veteran]] Koko the Clown made occasional appearances in the shorts as a copatriot of Betty and Bimbo.

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The original star of the Max Fleischer cartoon studio from the ''OutOfTheInkwell'' series, [[TheSilentAgeOfAnimation [[UsefulNotes/TheSilentAgeOfAnimation Silent Age cartoon veteran]] Koko the Clown made occasional appearances in the shorts as a copatriot of Betty and Bimbo.
30th Oct '15 3:18:25 PM krimzonflygon2
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* CoolOldGuy

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* CoolOldGuyCoolOldGuy: Just ask the orphans in the aforementioned "Christmas Comes But Once A Year".
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