Betty Boop's Ups and Downs is a 1932 Fleischer Studios animated short film, starring Betty Boop.
The short subject makes light of the rash of foreclosures and property auctions in the economic turmoil of the Great Depression, together with some of the distinctive surrealism of the Fleischer style of this era.
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Famous quotes containing the words downs, ups and/or betty:
“Do you see that kitten chasing so prettily her own tail? If you could look with her eyes, you might see her surrounded with hundreds of figures performing complex dramas, with tragic and comic issues, long conversations, many characters, many ups and downs of fate,and meantime it is only puss and her tail.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)
“I reckon a body that ups and tells the truth when he is in a tight place, is taking considerable many resks; though I aint had no experience, and cant say for certain.”
—Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (18351910)
“He could jazz up the map-reading class by having a full-size color photograph of Betty Grable in a bathing suit, with a co- ordinate grid system laid over it. The instructor could point to different parts of her and say, Give me the co-ordinates.... The Major could see every unit in the Army using his idea.... Hot dog!”
—Norman Mailer (b. 1923)