You Gotta Be a Football Hero
- Fred Waring and his Pennsylvanians
- Ben Bernie (charted 1933)
- Tuxedo Junction
- Crew Cuts
- Ralph Flanagan Orchestra
- Dick Haymes
- Notre Dame Glee Club
- Soul Touchers Band & Chorus
The 1935 Popeye cartoon
In 1935, "You Gotta Be a Football Hero" was the subject of a Popeye the Sailor cartoon. The film was produced by the Fleischer Studios and distributed by Adolph Zukor. Popeye, Olive Oyl, Bluto and J. Wellington Wimpy were each featured in the cartoon. The short film was directed by Dave Fleischer and produced by Max Fleischer.
- Plotline Summary: Popeye and Bluto play professional football.
The animators credited (and uncredited) include: Willard Bowsky, Nick Tafuri, George Germantetti, Harold Walker, Bill Sturm and Orestes Calpini. The film was originally produced in black and white but was colorized in the late 1980s. It was released produced in the United States of America.
Uses in other motion pictures
- Sherman, Robert B. Walt's Time: from before to beyond, Santa Clarita: Camphor Tree Publishers, 1998.