Skip to Content
6-04-2009 @ 7:09PM
I have to recommend http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8-arBMWSD9s the Betty Boop Snow White cartoon. It Cab Calloway singing St. James Infirmary Blues, the song from which Minnie the Moocher get's it's tune. The whole cartoon is great, but the musical segment alone makes this probably the best cartoon ever made. Koko the clown is rotoscoped, which is when they film an actor, then trace the cartoon character over the top for exactly matching movement.Hard to imagine the crazy stuff in this cartoon showing in a theater in 1933, not to mention music by an all-Black jazz band. There's a really good one with Louis Armstrong, too.
First time? A confirmation email will be sent to you after submitting.
Members enter your username and password.
Enter your AOL or AIM screenname and password.
Please keep your comments relevant to this blog entry. Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments.
When you enter your name and email address, you'll be sent a link to confirm your comment, and a password. To leave another comment, just use that password.
To create a live link, simply type the URL (including http://) or email address and we will make it a live link for you. You can put up to 3 URLs in your comments. Line breaks and paragraphs are automatically converted — no need to use <p> or <br /> tags.