"Don't Be Like That" is a song that was written by Gottler, Tobias Pinkard & recorded by Helen Kane on the 20th of December, 1928. The song was also performed live by Helen Kane in the Paramount Pictures film Sweetie, which was released in 1929. Betty Boop uses the song as a quote in the 1930s Betty Boop comic strip series.
The motion picture that was shown in court ($250,000 Infringement Lawsuit) showed Baby Esther Jones singing "Wa-Da-Da" and two Helen Kane songs, "Don't Be Like That" and "Is There Anything Wrong In That?". The song has also been covered by Rose Marie, Harry Reser, Ermine Calloway, Lee Morse, Harold Stokes and the Lou Gold Orchestra.