Overall Rank: 21886
Average Rating: 1.9/4
# of Ratings: 114
Theatrical Release Date: 05/27/1994
Genre: Comedy, Family
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: Brian Levant
Actors: John Goodman, Elizabeth Perkins, Rick Moranis, Rosie O'Donnell, Kyle MacLachlan, Halle Berry
Plot: Based on the cartoon series, Fred Flintstone finally gets the job he's always wanted, but it furthers him from his best friend Barney Rubble.
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Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 06/21/2019
While the cast is sharp in its portrayal of the prehistoric characters, the movie is dull, and lacks the wit and charm of the original cartoon.
Matthew Brady - wrote on 10/27/2014
The acting, the directing, the writing, are all terrible with no words to put it into place.
dukeakasmudge - wrote on 01/11/2012
I can't believe all the bad reviews The Flinstones have gotten.Watching this movie earlier today brung back memories of seeing it in the theater when it 1st came out.I remember the Mcdonalds Happy Meal Toys & collector glasses.I loved how the movie was similar to the cartoon, The set design, The dinosaur powered gadgets, The cars, etc, etc, etc. I think I enjoyed it as much as the 1st time I watched it. Yabba Dabba Doo!!!
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Delorted - wrote on 01/10/2008
Fred Flintstone (John Goodman) and Barney Rubble (Rick Moranis) were two of the best buds living in prehistoric Bedrock. When Fred gets a promotion at work, however, their lives are changed for the worst in “The Flintstones.”
I was never a huge fan of the original cartoon series, so just watching this movie alone is a bad sign for this review. What’s more is that the movie itself is so awful that I can’t even help but give it a horrible review.
First of all, I know they were trying to make a movie of the cartoon, so I’m not saying it was bad for being so similar to the cartoon. I don’t really see how they could have done it any other way, so I just have to live with what they gave us. The real trouble with it is that they didn’t keep the feeling of the show at all, …
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