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The Man Called Flintstone (1966)

In this feature-length film based on the "Flintstones" TV show, secret agent Rock Slag is injured during a chase in Bedrock. Slag's chief decides to replace the injured Slag with Fred ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Fred Flintstone (voice)
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Barney Rubble / Dino / Helicopter Pilot / the Mayor / Turtle / Scales (voice)
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Gerry Johnson ...
Betty Rubble (voice)
Don Messick ...
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Additional voices (voice)
Paul Frees ...
Rock Slag / Green Goose / Triple X (voice)
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Chief Mountmore / Additional Voices (voice)
John Stephenson ...
Vet (voice)
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Tanya Malichite (voice)
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In this feature-length film based on the "Flintstones" TV show, secret agent Rock Slag is injured during a chase in Bedrock. Slag's chief decides to replace the injured Slag with Fred Flintstone, who just happens to look like him. The trip takes Fred to Paris and Rome, which is good for Wilma, Barney, and Betty-but can Fred foil the mysterious Green Goose's evil plan for a destructive missile without letting his wife and friends in on his secret? Written by Ryan W. Mead

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See the slingshot-shoe! He stamps his foot and bye-bye spy! See the helicopter-hat! Spin the bone and away we go! See the beak-a-phone! Fred's secret recording device! See more »


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Unrated | See all certifications »

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3 August 1966 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Flintstones in The Man Called Flintstone  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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(Eastman Color by Pathé)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The airplane The Flintstones take to get to Paris has "Qantas" - the name of a real-life Australian airline - written on the side. See more »

Goofs

When they go to Paris, they drive on the left side of the road. It's the UK who drives on the left, not mainland Europe. See more »

Quotes

Green Goose: Take It Easy Slag Its Only Me Triple X
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Crazy Credits

An animated Columbia logo tag with Wilma holding the torch replaces the more traditional tag. See more »

Connections

Followed by The Flintstones: Wind-Up Wilma (1981) See more »

Soundtracks

The Happy Sounds of Pareé
Written by Doug Goodwin
Performed by Leo DeLyon
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An Interesting Idea, A little Different, though!
3 June 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

An expansion on the classic TV series, intertwined with 'music videos' before there were such a thing. It has musical numbers, some trying to make a social comment on the times, like the kids singing 'someday when I grow up'. You have to remember that this was during the cold war, and at the beginning of the Vietnam war.

This movie has slightly better quality animation, and the familiar characters look a little more detailed like Hanna Barbera spent more $$. I guess with the backing of the Columbia Studio, they had more money to spend. This was also the end of the original Flintstones series, and what a way to go out!

It's just a so-so story, as far as The Flintstones go. They never were known for emmy award-winning writing, anyway!

I love the original series, whose first season is now on DVD. I remember seeing this at a 'kids matinée' when it was reissued at the theater in the 1970's. Viva La Flintstones!


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